Tag: Black Vote

Voters cast their ballot during early voting at a polling station at Truman College on October 31, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. / AFP / Joshua Lott (Photo credit should read JOSHUA LOTT/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Admits Black Voter Turnout Has Already Cratered

As GOP nominee Donald Trump surges in this the last week before Election Day, President Barack Obama is raising the alarm over the low turnout of black voters in early voting periods across the nation. He worries that it could torpedo Hillary Clinton’s hopes to win the White House.

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Ann Coulter, Van Jones Clash on Immigration, Agree on Black Vote

PASADENA — Conservative commentator and bestselling author Ann Coulter duked it out against progressive CNN political pundit and former Obama administration “green jobs czar” Van Jones at this year’s “Politicon” convention.

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Herman Cain: Trump ‘Can Peel Off Some of the Black Voters’ From Hillary

Wednesday on Fox News Channel’s “The Kelly File,” 2012 GOP presidential hopeful and current talk radio host Herman Cain was asked to a claim from TV host Tavis Smiley calling current GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump a “racial arsonist.” After his response,

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Van Jones: The Black Left Loves to Protest, Not Sign Up Voters

CNN political commentator and former green jobs czar to President Barack Obama Van Jones reacted Saturday to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton being named the winner of the South Carolina Democratic primary over Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), arguing that the black left is too

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton smiles as she walks toward supporters at a rally at Truckee Meadows Community College on Monday, Feb. 15, 2016, in Reno, Nev. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Hillary Uses Sandra Bland’s Mother to Court Black Vote in Chicago

Hillary Clinton is in Chicago on Wednesday to court the minority vote and use the suicide of a young black woman in a Texas jail to do so. The mother of Sandra Bland is expected to join her at the rally in a Bronzeville, Illinois, neighborhood.

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Hillary Clinton: Alabama Voter ID Law ‘A Blast from The Jim Crow Past’

On Saturday, taking a page out of the Barack Obama racism playbook, Hillary Clinton accused Alabama Republicans of returning the state to the era of Jim Crow laws, snapping that the state’s closing of 31 driver’s license offices was “discriminatory and demeaning.” She failed to mention that Jim Crow laws were enforced by Democrats from 1877 to 1965.