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LeBron James is forming a group to stop the suppression of black voters

LeBron James announced on Wednesday that he and several other professional athletes plan to set up a nonprofit to protect the voting rights of black Americans five months before the presidential election, the New York Times reported. The move comes as Mammoth protests have swept the United States and the world, calling for an end to centuries of racial discrimination …

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LeBron James is forming a group to stop the suppression of black voters

LeBron James announced on Wednesday that he and several other professional athletes plan to set up a nonprofit to protect the voting rights of black Americans five months before the presidential election, the New York Times reported. The move comes as Mammoth protests have swept the United States and the world, calling for an end to centuries of racial discrimination …

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Voters Elect First Black Mayor of Ferguson, Mo .: NPR

City councilor Ella Jones (left) will succeed James Knowles III as mayor of Ferguson, Missouri. This photo from March 2017, the same year that Jones came up short to oust him as mayor. Jeff Roberson / AP Hide label Switch label Jeff Roberson / AP City councilor Ella Jones (left) will succeed James Knowles III as mayor of Ferguson, Missouri. …

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The Texas Supreme Court prevents districts from issuing postal ballot papers to voters who are afraid of viruses

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton called on the court to enter on Wednesday, arguing that election officials “misused” the state’s “disability” for postal voting during the pandemic. Republican Paxton petitioned the counties of Dallas, Cameron, El Paso, Harris, and Travis. The court will hear the case on May 20, when the next state elections are rapidly approaching. In the midst …

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So-called case of unfaithful voters at the Supreme Court negotiated: NPR

The Supreme Court will rule on whether electoral college delegates are required to support the presidential candidate who wins their state. Susan Walsh / AP Hide label Switch label Susan Walsh / AP The Supreme Court will rule on whether electoral college delegates are required to support the presidential candidate who wins their state. Susan Walsh / AP The Supreme …

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Steyer supports Biden as he encounters young voters

Tom Steyer. | Scott Olson / Getty Images OAKLAND, California – Former presidential nominee Tom Steyer officially approved Joe Biden for the Democratic nomination on Thursday – and urged the former vice president to improve his standing among millions of young voters who care about climate change and income inequality. Biden’s team will “have to show politically that Joe Biden …

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How “Never Bernie” voters got together with Biden and changed elementary school

Rarely has political momentum slowed as quickly as in the first half of March, when Mr. Sanders seriously lost to Mr. Biden before the corona virus slowed down. There are known reasons for the shift: Moderate candidates such as Mr. Buttigieg and Senator Amy Klobuchar from Minnesota gathered around Mr. Biden. He enjoyed demographic advantages, especially among black voters. And …

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Unless the Republican Party finds out what voters in the suburbs want, it'll be an avocado toast!

Sen. John Kennedy at Bossier City, Louisiana on November 14th. Tom Brenner / Reuters Trump Ditches tasted Vape Ban after learning that his followers liked Vape Ban Trump condemns Pence Aide as "Never Trumper" after she said the call in Ukraine was "inappropriate" Democrats say Trump is welcome to testify in the impeachment investigation Trump tweets on Kim Jong-un: Biden …

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New Jersey marijuana legalization bill dead; The legislator lets voters decide

Legislators submitted a resolution on Monday to put a question on recreational use on the November 2020 ballot. | Getty TRENTON – For the second time this year, the leading Democratic legislators in New Jersey have pulled the plug Legislation on the legalization of cannabis sales for recreational use that nullifies all probability. Governor Phil Murphy will redeem a major …

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