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November 9, 2022

Dem Rep. Josh Gottheimer Keeps Seat in NJ 5th District

In the the second match-up for Gottheimer and Pallotta, the incumbent prevailed, winning a fourth term in Congress.

November 8, 2022

NY Sen. Chuck Schumer Defeats Joe Pinion Winning 5th Term

U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) has retained his seat, defeating Republican opponent Joe Pinion by 76% to 23.6%, winning 451,526 votes with 9% of the votes counted according to The Associated Press.

Kwon Atlas

November 4, 2022

Community, Journalism and Politics: A Q&A with Kwon Atlas

(DENVER) — Kwon Atlas wears many hats. He’s an entrepreneur, activist, politico and journalist. But around Five Points, the neighborhood he calls home, Atlas is best known as the guy who tackles big problems with creative solutions. 

November 4, 2022

Blind Persons Sue State of Alabama for Right to Vote Privately

In Alabama, blind citizens cannot vote using paper ballots without help from a sighted person. The lawsuit contends that this violates their right to vote privately and independently. 

October 30, 2022

LA Council Members Face Mounting Pressure to Resign

The pressure to resign continues for Los Angeles City Council members Gil Cedillo and Kevin de León. The two embattled councilmen have faced weeks of protests at city hall and outside their homes after a recording filled with racially charged language about groups throughout Los Angeles surfaced.