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Safety of Women and Girls, Invisibility of Trans Men and Title IX

Sheena C. Howard | Posted 05.25.2016 | Queer Voices
Sheena C. Howard

This is just another example of America's historically moral hypocrisy around social issues and public policy, when it comes to minority populations.

Obama Hitting The Road For Announcement

Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

By DARLENE SUPERVILLE, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — Highlighting the growing manufacturing sector of the U.S. economy, President Barack...

Obama Hitting The Road

Posted 06.06.2013 | Politics

By DARLENE SUPERVILLE, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama wants to see the nation's classrooms transformed into digital lea...

Sam Stein

Romney Campaign Is Keeping Resources In North Carolina | Sam Stein | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney is not pulling out of North Carolina, despite reports suggesting otherwise. In fact, he appears to be transferring just one ...

Mitt Romney's Campaign Begins To Pull Resources Out Of North Carolina

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.19.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's campaign feels strongly enough about a win in North Carolina on Nov. 6 that it has begun transferring staff to other battleground states...

Romney's Uphill Battle

Simon Jackman | Posted 12.05.2012 | Politics
Simon Jackman

The subject matter of the first debate -- the economy and domestic policy -- is presumably good terrain for Romney. If Romney can't move the needle after engaging Obama on those matters -- and, according to many snap polls, besting Obama -- when will he?

Community Credentials Deferred in North Carolina

Leah Griesmann | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics
Leah Griesmann

On a balmy August morning, after the Organizing for America office in Asheville, North Carolina announced they would be would be handing out DNC "cred...

Obama's NCAA Tournament Bracket Revealed

Posted 03.14.2012 | Sports

President Barack Obama revealed his bracket predictions for the 2012 NCAA Tournament with ESPN's Andy Katz. Having already unveiled his Final Four pic...

Obama Fights Back

Michael Carmichael | Posted 11.14.2011 | Politics
Michael Carmichael

While Obama shook hands along the rope-line, every mind and heart in Reynolds, North Carolina realized that the president was back in the race.

Looking For Jobs In All The Wrong Places

Dan Rather | Posted 08.17.2011 | Business
Dan Rather

In Washington, business leaders and lawmakers have been pushing to ease visa rules and caps. And across the country, high-tech workers -- both foreign and domestic -- are seeing the notion of job security give way to a brutal contest of survival.

The Primary Day Ritual

Al Giordano | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Al Giordano

The media talking heads will ask aloud why Obama can't "close the deal" (in Clinton's own words) and what is numerically a defeat for Clinton will get spun as a Clinton victory.

Sam Stein

Axelrod Outlines The 2012 Map: Where We Competed In '08, 'We're Competitive Again' | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Even before the Obama administration announced that the next Democratic National Convention would be held in Charlotte, N.C., the presid...

Sam Stein

Elaine Marshall, Senate Candidate: I Haven't Decided Whether I Want Obama To Campaign With Me | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATED BELOW For the second time in as many weeks, a Democratic Senate candidate in a tough election race has expressed skittishness about campaig...

Obarbecue! Obamas Grab Ribs In North Carolina (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Obarbecue! Obamas Grab Ribs In North Carolina

Obama Vacation: First Family To Visit Asheville, North Carolina

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Obamas will be taking a spring vacation in Asheville, North Carolina next weekend, according to the White House. According to Asheville's Citiz...

GOTV in North Carolina: Labor Takes a Lead

Elana Levin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Elana Levin

Last week one of the Change to Win volunteers was outside a polling place and a woman in line called out her name. "Erin! I'm in line here to vote because of you!"

Sam Stein

Obama On Grandmother And Campaign: "Bittersweet" | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In what was clearly a very difficult portion of his address Monday night in North Carolina, Barack Obama spoke for several minutes on this grandmother...

First-Time North Carolina Voters Confused By Straight-Ticket Ballots

Kelly Nuxoll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kelly Nuxoll

In North Carolina, where voters can register and cast their ballots on the same day during early voting, Obama volunteers have been bringing first-tim...

Poll: Obama Up In Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio

Time | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With less than a week of campaigning left, Democrat Barack Obama is holding stable or growing leads over Republican John McCain in Nevada, North Carol...

Michelle Obama Rallies and Reassures Influential North Carolina Baptists

Kelly Nuxoll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kelly Nuxoll

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -- While her husband rallied more than 10,000 people sixty miles away in Raleigh, Michelle Obama swooped into Fayetteville on Wedne...

What Political Malpractice Looks Like (The B Team That Ran The McCain Campaign Into The Ground)

Mark Nickolas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Nickolas

We'll have plenty of time to dissect this pig after November 4th, but I wanted to get a head start on some of the most egregious acts of political malpractice I have ever seen at this level of politics in my life.

Go figure: Barrackville Trends Obama

Christina Bellantoni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christina Bellantoni

2008-10-27-barrackville.jpgThe Barrackville, WV voters were great examples of what we found everywhere -- growing support for Obama as people figure out how to make ends meet.

If You Experience An Election Lasting More Than...

Alison Teal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alison Teal

The debates are over but the campaign goes on and on... and on. We need it to be over, but there's still so much to be done. And will it even be over when it's over?

Obama Gets Mixed Reception During Visit To North Carolina Diner

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Cape Fear BBQ and Chicken Restaurant. Some powerful and at times ugly interaction today. 12:33 p.m. Sen. Barack Obama entered the barbecue joint ...

McCain Robocalls In North Carolina: Obama Puts "Hollywood Above America"

Talking Points Memo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The McCain campaign and the RNC are pumping new robocalls into North Carolina that question Barack Obama's patriotism by charging that he and his fell...