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10 Election Day GIFs Advocating Your Right to Vote

Make sure your friends and family get out and vote

Today, Nov. 4, marks the moment that politicos and Americans have been waiting for: Election…

By Kevin L. Clark

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Election Day: Why You Should Get Out and Vote Nov. 4

Need help with the process? We've got you covered

If you aren’t familiar with the voting process or why you should vote this Nov.…

By Cristie Leondis

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Voting Impact: Black Turnout and 2014 Midterms Findings Released

The results came out in a report by the Joint Center today

The Joint Center for Political and Economic studies released the results of the Black Turnout…

By Cristie Leondis

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Reports: Southern Democrats Seek to Woo Black Votes

POTUS unpopularity among white people forcing Senate candidates to make choices

President Obama’s deep unpopularity among whites forcing Senate candidates to make choices.

By Richard Spiropoulos

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Black Voters Really Showed Up In 2012: Census

More whites stayed home on election day, but so did the young

White voter turnout dropped below the black rate for the first time since 1996.

By Aaron Morrison

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Republicans to Spend $10 Million to Reach Minority Voters

Republican National Committee vows to restructure party to attract minorities.

RNC Chairman says the party plans to make major changes for the 2016 election.

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Voting Machine Turns Obama Vote into Romney

A voter discovers the mechanical malfunction and caught it on video

A voter discovers the mechanical malfunction and caught it on video

By Makkada B. Selah

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108-Year-Old Woman Casts Vote for 1st Time Ever

Joanna Jenkins casted her vote for President Obama

Joanna Jenkins casted her vote for President Obama

By Black Enterprise

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Court Rules Pennsylvania Can Vote Without Photo ID

Judge orders injunction of controversial law

Judge orders injunction of controversial law

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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CBC Launches New Voter Protection Initiative, ‘For The People’

BE prepared for Election Day!

BE prepared for Election Day!

By Sasha King

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On the Poor and Minorities: Mitt Romney’s Top 5 Side-Eye Moments

Republican candidate lands in hot water again after new video released

As Republican Mitt Romney lands in hot water again for controversial remarks, take a look…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Before You Vote, Do The Math

Will your federal income taxes go up or down in 2011? See how your vote could be the deciding factor

If tax anger determines who you’ll vote for on November 2nd, don’t go to the…

By John Simons

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Washington Report: Updates from Capitol Hill

Possible Senate run for Meek looks promising; District loses vote

The District of Columbia lost yet another opportunity to gain a vote in Congress this…

By Joyce Jones

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Republicans Make Significant Gains After Long Drought

Is this a wake-up call for Democrats?

Suddenly being Republican is a whole lot more satisfying than it has been for a…

By Joyce Jones

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Yes We Can Make Local Elections Count

The change we voted for in 2008 can't happen if we don't vote locally in 2009

On November 4, 2008, Americans of all race, creeds and colors voted for change –…

By Randal Pinkett

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Update, Poll Closings: 7:30 p.m.

Update: CBS and MSNBC project a win for Obama in Ohio. MSNBC shows Obama ahead…

By Renita Burns

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Lull in Voters as Florida Poll Officials Combat Glitches

Minor malfunctions in scanning devices in St. Petersburg, Tampa, Lakeland, and Orlando dampened the mood of Floridas election officials

Minor malfunctions in scanning devices in St. Petersburg, Tampa, Lakeland, and Orlando dampened the mood…

By Robert Woodard

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Registration Problems, Long Lines May Mar Election

Web sites help voters find assistance to voting inquiries and polling problems

Web sites help If only hanging chads were the country’s biggest headache this election year.…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Straight-Ticket Voting a Confusing Issue in N.C.

Americans all over the country are wondering about the validity of a rumor that was forwarded to voters by e-mail in several states. It warned that if voters choose to cast a straight-ticket or straight-party ballot, they could inadvertently not vote for president of the United States.

Americans all over the country are wondering about the validity of a rumor that was…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Voter Suppression: Another Low-Brow Tactic

A fake State Board of Elections flier directing Republicans to vote on Nov. 4 and…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Know Your Rights Before Hitting the Polls

Being informed can help counteract voter suppression tactics

American voters are poised to make history one way or another next Tuesday, and election…

By Joyce Jones

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Voter ID Proponents are Ready to Battle

Will a recent Supreme Court decision help aid voter suppression?

The current campaign season has elicited an enormous amount of interest and excitement in the…

By Joyce Jones

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