Disaster Looms for GOP as Donald Trump is Turning Swing States Blue

Donald Trump vs Hillary Clinton

There are more registered Democrats than Republicans in Colorado for the first time in 20 years

Bernie Sanders Wins The Low-Turnout Democratic Caucus In North Dakota

Bernie Sanders campaign

The Vermont senator won what will prove to be a meaningless victory in the state of North Dakota.

Facing 65 Criminal Charges, New Mexico’s GOP Secretary Of State Cops A Guilty Plea On 6

New Mexico Secretary of State Dianna Duran (R) resigned early Friday morning, and she pleaded guilty to 6 of the 65 charges she faced.

Nebraska Legislature Overrides Governor’s Veto And Ends Death Penalty In The State

Nebraska's legislature voted to repeal the death penalty on a 30-19 vote on Wednesday, overriding Governor Ricketts' veto.

Child Homelessness and Poverty Are Rising So Republicans Plan Harsh Program Cuts

Coupled with inhumane austerity cuts, the GOP is getting precisely what they apparently live for; more despair and destitution among the poor, especially children.

One Down 49 to Go: New Mexico Progressives Kick The Koch Brothers Out of Their State

Progressives scored a big win in New Mexico as the Koch Brothers have laid off staff and closed down their Americans For Prosperity political operation in the state.

Racist Tea Partiers Claim African Americans Take Advantage of Slavery

The anniversary of the end of slavery was remembered by a tea party leader by admonishing African Americans to stop complaining their ancestors were indentured servants.

Southern States Are Pushing Themselves Deeper Into Poverty By Voting Republican

A rash of other, mostly poor Republican-controlled, Southern states are falling deeper into poverty and the greatest amount of their policies' damage is affecting children.

Exposed: Republicans in NM Teach Poll Watchers to Break Election Law

Progress New Mexico has busted Republicans in the state teaching their poll challengers illegal tactics to challenge people at the polls.