Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks at a press conference on immigration reform

Why Republicans Want Background Checks for Immigrants and Not Gun Owners

by Slate

Mandatory background checks are a terrible idea. They burden law-abiding citizens and don’t catch criminals. The databases… Read More

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Bill Could Stop Immigrants From Becoming Citizens

by #teamEBONY

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by Zerlina Maxwell

Another look at the political week that was… ●      First Lady Michelle Obama delivered a passionate  Read More

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Rand Paul Speaks at Howard

by Colorlines

The GOP outreach for Black voters saga continues. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) delivered a speech at Howard University… Read More

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Obama's 2014 Budget

by Slate

Barack Obama's Fiscal Year 2014 budget proposal was released at 6 a.m. this morning. Naturally, I haven't had time to read… Read More

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California to Take Tax Exemptions Away From Boy Scouts

by #teamEBONY

California lawmakers are considering taking some  Read More

Tea Party Leader Blames Racism on Party's Demise

Tea Party Leader Blames Racism on Party's Demise

by Huffington Post

Phil Russo, a libertarian-leaning, self-described "Goldwater… Read More

Why Obama's 'Best-Looking Attorney General' Comment Was a Gaffe

Obama's "Best-Looking Attorney General" Comment was a Mistake

by #teamEBONY

President Obama's biggest gaffe yesterday when speaking of California Attorney General Kamala Harris was not in flirtatiously… Read More

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by Zerlina Maxwell

Another look at the political week that was... It's begun:  Due to the sequester budget cuts to Medicare… Read More

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Obama to Return Salary

by #teamEBONY

Sharing a bit of budget pain, President Barack Obama will… Read More

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