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Sen. Barbara Boxer on the Voting Rights Act

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I will never forget watching President Obama unveil the statue of one of my personal heroes in Statuary Hall last month – allowing… Read More

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Help us find Terrilynn Monette! She was last seen on March 2nd in Lakeview, LA, sleeping in her black two-door 2012… Read More

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A Mississippi congressman on Tuesday asked the FBI to review the slaying of an openly gay mayoral candidate to determine if any federal… Read More

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George Zimmerman's attorneys stunned court observers Tuesday when they waived their client's right to a "Stand… Read More

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