Monday, December 5, 2016
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I’ve been in Florida for 24 hours, but I’ve already seen ads galore. Incumbent Senator, Florida Democrat, Bill Nelson, leads 14th District Congressional District Representative, Connie Mack by seven points among “likely voters” with 10% undecided. But the Senator isn’t taking any chances, and...

IMPACT Launches #VoteReady

On August 15, IMPACT launched the #VoteReady campaign, which is designed to help answer three questions: Am I prepared to vote? Am I registered to vote? Where do I cast my vote? The campaign will provide individuals with answers to these critical questions. IMPACT’s goal...

Rhon Hayes

Name: Rhon Hayes Title/Occupation: Co-Founder & Managing Director Organization: GREEN DMV What Makes The Person A Game Changer: Rhon Hayes Cofounded GREEN DMV, an award winning environmental non-profit organization that educates low-income communities about environmental stewardship. He focuses on providing environmental education...
#VoiceYourVote campaign gives millennial voters between the ages of 18 and 29 a national...
By Larry Miller, The Philadelphia Tribune As the aggressive investigation into the slaying of Police Officer Moses Walker continues, as of Tribune press time, the reward for the arrest and conviction of the suspects jumped to $88,000 and could climb even...
Sarah Who? Utah Republican Mayor Mia Love will speak on Tuesday, August 28th in prime-time at the Republican National Convention.  A second Black Republican, former Congressman Artur Davis, will also speak at the convention next week. Love is challenging Blue Dog...
Kris Kobach, the Kansas Secretary of State and author of Arizona's tough immigration law SB 1070, is influencing the GOP platform process in terms of immigration policy. As reported in the Huffington Post yesterday: "During a meeting of the GOP platform...
One of the biggest undercounted groups -- millennials -- are set to make an impact on this November’s presidential elections. This crucial voting bloc made up of those born between 1977 and 1997, is the most educated in American...
Voter apathy is not the sole province of black voters, but its effects are far more damaging. A 2009 Pew Survey showed that black turnout in 2004 was 60% and rose to 65% in 2008, just one-percentage point behind...
The Democratic National Convention Committee announced more speakers for the 2012 Democratic National Convention.  The convention begins in Charlotte, NC on September 4.  The additional speakers are: - Congresswoman Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin - Former Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Veterans...