Politics & Policy

Obama: GOP ‘Counting on Black Folks Staying Home’

President Obama came to Philadelphia yesterday to rally supporters in the heart of the Keystone State’s Democrat base. During his remarks, the president warned that Republicans were “counting on young people staying home, union workers staying home, black folks staying home.”

So much for the era of the post-racial, post-partisan presidency.

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The Real Reasons American Evangelicals Support Israel

It never fails. Whenever a Republican president makes a controversial or contentious move to support Israel -- such as moving the American embassy to Jerusalem, or yesterday’s decision to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights -- you’ll see various “explainers” and other stories that purport ... Read More
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Mueller Report Delivered to Attorney General

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