Politics Noir


De Blasio at the bottom of latest Iowa poll, Biden leads

Joe Biden leads as the top choice of likely participants in the first-in-the-nation Iowa Democratic caucuses, but his advantage there is smaller than the one he has held in recent national polling

Trump sides with Kim over Biden

One tornado after another is tearing cities apart from Oklahoma to Missouri to Illinois, yet not a mumbling word from Trump who has obstinately denied global warming and climate change.

Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson Puts Focus on Social Status of Black Men and Boys

On May 15, Florida Congresswoman Frederica Wilson introduced H.R. 1636, the Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys Act of 2019.

Trump and the possibility of climate chaos

If Trump and his administration get its way—and they usually do—our environment will literally and figuratively go up in smoke since he plans to rollback the Clean Power Plan put into effect by the Obama administration.

Farah Louis wins City Council special election

Eight candidates wanted the 45th City Council District seat, but one emerged victorious Tuesday night.

Mayor Bill de Blasio annouces run for U.S. President

Mayor Bill de Blasio announces his run for U.S. President.

Trump vs. Dems—constitutional crisis?

For Trump, numbers are what really count. Numbers in the billions as he once boasted of his wealth and a claim back in 2015 that he was the richest, most successful candidate to ever seek the Oval Office.

Candidates vie for Jumaane Williams’ former seat

When Jumaane Williams won the special election for New York City public advocate, he left a void in his old New York City Council seat.

State Sen. Brian Benjamin passes bill to restore jury rights to New Yorkers with felony convictions

State Sen. Brian Benjamin’s bill to restore the rights of New Yorkers with felony convictions to serve on juries recently passed the state Senate.

Elected officials demand Board of Elections get early voting right

Elected officials and advocates are demanding that the Board of Elections make early voting easy for New Yorkers.

Trump, Media Assaults on Omar a New Low for American Politics

American politics appears to have hit a new low.

Automatic Voter Registration Laws Transform How People Register to Vote

Congresswoman Marcia Fudge (D-OH), Chair of the Elections Subcommittee of the Committee on House Administration.

Bill aimed at protecting voters of color passes Senate Elections Committee

State Sen. Zellnor Y. Myrie, chair of elections, introduced and the Senate Elections Committee passed a law that will safeguard all New Yorkers’ rights to make their voices heard at the ballot box.

Congress traveling the country to hear evidence of voting rights violations

Congresswoman Marcia Fudge (D-OH), Chair of the Elections Subcommittee of the Committee on House Administration, will hold field hearings to hear from citizens about their recent voter registration and voting experiences.

Booker launches presidential campaign tour in Newark

Democratic presidential hopeful Cory Booker launched a national campaign tour Saturday with a major rally in the New Jersey city where he served as mayor, as he looks to break out of a crowded 2020 field of more than a ...