Elections

Donald Trump: President Obama Has "Done Very Poorly" for Blacks in America (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Donald Trump: President Obama Has “Done Very Poorly” for Blacks in America

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said blacks in America are “worse now than just about ever.” He added that President Obama has “done very poorly for the African-Americans of this country.” Donald Trump vowed that he will win both the black and Hispanic votes. That’s despite calling undocumented Mexican immigrants […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Elections
VP Joe Biden Exploring 2016 Presidential Run as Hillary Clinton Underwhelms

VP Joe Biden Exploring 2016 Presidential Run as Hillary Clinton Underwhelms

Vice President Joe Biden is said to be exploring a 2016 presidential run, as Hillary Clinton continues to underwhelm and the email scandal continues to dog her campaign. The New York Times reports that advisers said Biden has started to reach out to Democratic leaders and donors who are concerned […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Elections
Elizabeth Beck: Donald Trump Called Her "Disgusting" Over Breast-Pump During Deposition (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Elizabeth Beck: Donald Trump Called Her “Disgusting” Over Breast-Pump During Deposition

Elizabeth Beck, a Florida lawyer, accused Donald Trump of saying she was “disgusting” over a pre-scheduled break so she could use a breast-pump. She was a new mother at the time of the deposition about a real estate matter. Beck, who appeared on CNN’s New Day, said if Donald Trump freaked-out […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Elections
Sen. Claire McCaskill: Trump's Lawyer Michael Cohen "Giving Akin a Run for His Money" (Photo Credit: Video Screengrab)

Sen. Claire McCaskill: Trump’s Lawyer Michael Cohen “Giving Akin a Run for His Money”

Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) invoked Todd Akin’s name after Donald Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen says a husband can’t rape his spouse. McCaskill tweeted Cohen is “giving Akin a run for his money.” Cohen was upset over a Daily Beast article on how Trump’s ex-wife, Ivana Trump, alleged that he had […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Elections, Women's Rights
Texas Border Patrol Union Pulls Out of Donald Trump Event

Texas Border Patrol Union Pulls Out of Donald Trump Event

The local Texas border patrol union has pulled out of a Donald Trump event scheduled to take place on Thursday. Local 2455 does not want to create the appearance that they are endorsing Trump. Statement from National Border Patrol Council Local 2455 on Donald Trump event: After careful consideration of […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Elections
Donald Trump's Rise in Polls May Be Ending Thanks to John McCain Diss (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Donald Trump’s Rise in Polls May Be Ending Thanks to John McCain Diss

Donald Trump’s meteoric rise in the polls may be coming to an end, according to a new poll from Public Policy Polling. In their newest poll, Trump is narrowly leading the field of GOP presidential candidates, with 19% to Scott Walker’s 17%, 12% for Jeb Bush, 10% for Ben Carson […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Elections
Donald Trump May Pull a Ross Perot and Launch Third-Party White House Run (Photo Credit: Donkey Hotey)

Donald Trump May Pull a Ross Perot and Launch Third-Party White House Run

  Donald Trump is turning out to be a really big headache for Republicans and that will be magnified tenfold if he launches a third-party White House run, as he’s threatening to do. Can you say Ross Perot? Trump told The Hill the possibility of launching a third party run will […]

by political diva· · Elections
Donald Trump Retweets, Deletes Picture of Murderer Jeffrey MacDonald in Another Gaffe

Donald Trump Retweets, Deletes Picture of Murderer Jeffrey MacDonald in Another Gaffe

Donald Trump is the gift that just keeps on giving. Not only did he give out Sen. Lindsey Graham’s private cell phone number to the general public during a televised appearance in South Carolina. He tweeted, then deleted the picture of a murderer, Jeffrey MacDonald, who murdered his pregnant wife […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Elections
Marco Rubio Tweets He's Clearing Schedule to Watch "Straight Outta Compton" (Photo Credit: YouTube)

LOL: Marco Rubio Tweets He’s Clearing Schedule to Watch “Straight Outta Compton”

Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio tweeted that he wants to clear his schedule on August 14 so he can watch “Straight Outta Compton.” Ridicule ensued, as it should. Um, sounds like he’s trying to appeal to young black voters. Hey @TeamMarco clear two hours on my schedule on Aug 14. […]

by political diva· · Elections
John Kasich Presidential Campaign Launch: "Sometimes System Works Against Blacks"

John Kasich Presidential Campaign Launch: “Sometimes System Works Against Blacks”

Ohio Gov. John Kasich launches presidential campaign, addresses racism blacks still face in America. Ohio Gov. John Kasich launches his presidential campaign saying that sometimes the system works against black Americans.  He talked about the racial violence that existed in this country when they used dogs, batons and hoses against […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Elections