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Will the Democratic Party give Black women the support they deserve?
House Bill 17 would require the governor to appoint someone to fill a vacancy for a U.S. Senate seat until the next general election.
Close to half of the state and federal lawmakers leaving their posts for sexual harassment are Democrats.
“By this lawsuit, I seek to do what I could not do as a 14-year-old — hold Mr. Moore and those who enable him accountable,” Leigh Corfman said in a statement.
Alabama state representative claims start of progressive movement.
Dana Gresham, a former Obama official, will be the only Black chief of staff for a Democratic senator.
Michael Steele said that Trump “was the man picking at the scab” of racism in the U.S. "until it became a wound again."
Jones is the first Democrat in a quarter of a century to win a Senate seat in Alabama.
Moore, an accused sexual predator, has refused to concede defeat in the election he lost to Democrat Doug Jones.
“I rode in a multicolor WV Bus and voted 34 times (30 for Jones, 3 Michelle Obama, 1 for myself of course),” a Twitter user mocked.
Laura Hall (D-Huntsville) talked with DiversityInc about Madison County's grassroots efforts to support Doug Jones in the senate race.
Black voters turned out at a higher percentage than in the 2008 and 2012 presidential elections, taking a stand preventing Roy Moore’s retro racism to represent their state.
Moore, endorsed by Trump, said amendments after the 10th "have completely tried to wreck the form of government that our forefathers intended."
In response to a Black person’s question at a rally, the Republican Alabama Senate nominee fondly recalled the era when Blacks were enslaved. Also linked Voting Rights Act to “problems.”
Reports show players on Capitol Hill have used taxpayer money to privately settle claims.
“I believe these women and so should you,” said Doug Jones, Moore’s Democratic challenger, of the women accusing Moore of sexual misconduct.
“Go get ‘em, Roy!” — One accused predator endorses another. McConnell caves in.
Trump said Republicans needed Moore even as other Republicans have backed away from the candidate.
Past behavior that might once have been excused may now be disqualifying.
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other prominent lawmakers have pressed Moore to quit the race.
In the past week, multiple women have accused Moore of sexual improprieties or unwanted romantic advances they said occurred when they were teenagers.
Moore and his attorney launch a smear campaign against his victims.
A total of eight women have accused Moore of sexual improprieties.
Moore did not explain whether he was referring to landmark Voting Rights Act of 1965 or a more obscure SCOTUS ruling on school prayer.