Clinton, Trump Close In on Nominations

If Super Tuesday didn't clarify both the Democratic and Republican presidential field, the encore on March 8 certainly went a long way in sealing the deal on both sides.

Flint Crisis Nearly Lost in Dem Debate

The Democratic debate between Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton in Flint, Michigan, on Sunday took a Republican-like turn as the two candidates spent much of the time hurling unsavory accusations, speaking over one another ...

Vincent Gray Officially Begins Bid for D.C. Council Seat

Former D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray officially kicked off his bid this weekend to return to the city council, the long-anticipated next step in his political comeback attempt after being recently exonerated in a federal campaign-financing probe.

Clinton, Trump Score Big on Super Tuesday

Hillary Clinton has taken command of the Democratic presidential race after rolling to victory over Bernie Sanders in Texas, Virginia and throughout the South on Super Tuesday.

Black Students Ejected from Trump Rally

A group of about 30 black students attending a Donald Trump campaign rally Monday at Valdosta State University in Georgia said they were ejected by law enforcement officers.

Trump Fears Alienating White Supremacist Voters

In what appeared to be a fear of alienating the xenophobic vote, Donald Trump on Sunday refused to denounce former Ku Klux Klan grand wizard David Duke and other white supremacist groups that are fervently supporting his campaign.

Clinton, Sanders Battle for the Black Vote

The first Democratic primary in the South will take place on Feb. 27 in South Carolina, where almost a third of residents are Black, and Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are competing heavily for votes.

Ben Jealous: Sanders Is Qualified to Tackle 'Racism, Militarism and Greed'

Former NAACP President Ben Jealous recently announced his support for the presidential campaign of Senator Bernie Sanders. He is now campaigning to help build the candidate's support among African-Americans and other voters of color.

Hillary Clinton Endorsed by CBC PAC

Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton scored a major coup Thursday by earning the endorsement of the Congressional Black Caucus's political action committee, an organization that works to increase the number of African-Americans in the U.S. Congress and offers support to ...

Sanders, Trump Romp to Victory in New Hampshire Primary

After months of vigorous, boastful and — in the case of Donald Trump — vulgar campaigning, New Hampshire voters turned out in record numbers to vote in the nation's first primary.

Vincent Gray Announces Run for D.C. Council

Former D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray will officially throw his hat in the ring for one of the city council seats up for grabs in the June primary.

Iowa Caucuses: Cruz Cruises; Votes Suggest Trump as Tease, Sanders for Real

The morning after the Iowa caucuses, Donald Trump went silent.

Clinton, Cruz Claim Victory in Iowa Caucuses

Ted Cruz and Hillary Clinton both claimed victory in Monday night's Iowa caucuses, with the former's win a clear-cut upset and the latter's anything but.

Ivey Takes Lead in Final Fundraising Pitch

The majority of the 4th Congressional district candidates released their fourth quarter campaign figures of 2015 before Sunday’s 11:59 p.m. deadline with the Federal Elections Commission.

Black Republicans Back Trump as Democratic Mayors Unveil Urban Agenda

Days before the Iowa caucuses, the nation's largest association of black Republicans is endorsing Donald Trump, a candidate with little history of working on civil rights, housing or other traditional African-American issues.