Election 2012: An Electorate Divided by Race

The role of race in President Obama’s re-election is difficult to pin down, political analysts say, although national exit polls suggest a divided electorate. “Race...

Obama was world’s clear choice

He won, and the word "phew" trended worldwide on Twitter. Despite a hard-fought campaign in the United States, there was never any contest overseas. Gone...

87 Year Old Washington Resident Votes for Her 12th President

WASHINGTON -- Flossie Young has been voting for a long, long time, as far back as 1944 when she cast her ballot for President...

Maryland Voters Focus on State Ballot Referendums

SILVER SPRING, Md. -- As Marylanders cast their votes Tuesday, a number of hotly-debated ballot measures are actually overshadowing the presidential race. When it comes...

Election 2012 Victor Faces Redoubled Black Agenda

That’s the item at the top of the Black political agenda for the next four years. Throughout the recent recession African Americans have outpaced...

Cardin, Cummings, Sarbanes and Other Incumbents Coast to Re-Election

Democrat John Delaney on Tuesday night was poised to end Rep. Roscoe Bartlett’s 10-term reign in the U.S. House of Representatives on an election...

OBAMA POWERS TO RE-ELECTION DESPITE WEAK ECONOMY

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama won re-election Tuesday night despite a fierce challenge from Republican Mitt Romney, prevailing in the face of a...

In D.C., Young Voters Flock to Support Obama

WASHINGTON --While a lot of them weren’t old enough to have voted in many presidential elections, young Black voters in the District of Columbia...