Newark Mayor Cory Booker

Cory Booker Hits Slump, but Still Strong

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As one of those easily wooed reporters who met and liked Cory Booker early (in 2006), I'm glad to see him sweat a little for… Read More

Gun Violence's No. 1 Target: Black Children

Black Children Hurt by Gun Violence the Most

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In the weeks since the Washington Navy Yard shooting, the city of New Orleans reached a tragic milestone. All told, 108… Read More

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[MODERN MOM]
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Dear Members of Congress, I hear Read More

Government shutdown puts U.S. security at risk

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IF HOUSE Republicans have had an obsession to rival their hatred of the Affordable Care Act, it has been their determination to find… Read More

Minnesota Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann

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Dear John Boehner

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Dear John Boehner

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Dear John Boehner: Oh, orange-colored man with the yellow belly, aren’t you tired?… Read More

What You Need to Know About the Government Shutdown

What You Need to Know About the Government Shutdown

by The Washington Post

A government shutdown starting Tuesday, Oct. 1, is now upon us. The House and Senate couldn't agree on a bill to fund the government… Read More

Will Obamacare Succeed?

Will Obamacare Succeed?

by Riley Wilson

As today begins the era of Obamacare, the debate over the president's healthcare reform plan continues. There’s a wonder… Read More

Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill

First Government Shutdown in 17 Years Approaching

by The Washington Post

The U.S. government was bracing on Monday for its first shutdown in nearly two decades, with frustrated and weary lawmakers gathering… Read More

Ted Cruz.

Republicans Know Obamacare Will Work

by #teamEBONY

What is it about Obamacare that compels seemingly intelligent people to explode in bubbling spasms of stupid? Are they misinformed?… Read More

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