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The president also suggested that Democrats are carrying out the investigation “without due process or fairness or any legal rights.”
The person you didn't want to have a meeting with was her whip.
If Dr. King's "March on Ballot Boxes" speech has taught us anything, it is that we cannot afford to be complacent. We must do everything within our power to push for progress in our community. We must ensure that our voices are heard -- and that our voices will drown out those who strive to reverse the social advancements we have fought so hard to achieve.
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It's a big get for Clinton ahead of the South Carolina Democratic primary.
Bernie Sanders just spoke to a crowd of 7,000 in the conservative state of Alabama, and pledged to carry on Martin Luther King's legacy. Hillary Clinton has a Super Tuesday problem, and this problem starts before March 1, 2016.
The only thing preventing Bernie Sanders from a landslide victory in the 2016 Democratic Primaries is the notion that non-white Democrats will automatically side with Hillary Clinton. If this seems like hyperbole or an unrealistic assessment of today's political landscape, then let's look at the big picture.
We are at a crossroads. The Republican budget seeks to destroy the legislative legacy of 1965 that made great differences in the lives of so many ordinary people. Democrats must defend our proud legacy and fight against the efforts of those who seek to devalue the worth of hardworking Americans.
Slager has since been fired and charged with murder, and the FBI is investigating. Clyburn's comments come days after Officer
Whether it was dropping f-bombs on HuffPost Live or confusing texting with sexting, politicians said some pretty memorable
Politicians said some pretty interesting things in 2014. Here's HuffPost's top political quotes from the year.
Culler contends that LGBT people who wish to wed are "bullies" of a "hateful nature" who have capitalized on apathy to win
Impeachable offenses include charges like abuse of power, perjury or obstruction of justice. The House has the authority
What we learned in 1971 is essentially the same thing we learned from the Snowden documents. The federal government is conducting illegal surveillance on Americans. Edward Snowden is a whistleblower. He is a patriot.
But the president threw that rationale out the window on Tuesday when the White House announced he will take executive action
From Rep. John Garamendi (D-Calif.), a member of the House Armed Services Committee: On the Afghanistan troop surge, for
Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-S.C.) said Friday that he was "absolutely shocked" to hear Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia describe a key piece of the Voting Rights Act, one of the most significant achievements of the civil rights movement, as a "perpetuation of racial entitlement" earlier this week.
He added, "Playing around with the Voting Rights Act is playing with fire." "When you have in 2012 ... states making changes