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Clinton, Sanders campaigns clash; commitment doesn't

Can unity be maintained while the Sanders and Hillary Clinton campaigns compete with each other for delegates in upcoming primaries and caucuses?

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African-American voters give Clinton a landslide win in South Carolina

"In rural areas many poor and minority residents have been neglected for decades and are struggling against nearly impossible odds trying to pull themselves out of poverty."

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Rapper Killer Mike endorses Bernie Sanders

Sanders support for the Voting Rights Act was decisive in securing Killer Mike's support. 

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California's top congressional race a toss up

In California's most competitive congressional race, the differences between incumbent Democrat Jerry McNerney and contender Republican David Harmer could not be starker.

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Texas Dems prepare for November election

Approximately 5,000 Texans attended the Democratic Party State Convention June 25-26 in Corpus Christi.

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GOP may lose Senate seats in the midterm elections

Announcement by Democratic Senators Chris Dodd of Connecticut and Byron Dorgan of North Dakota that they will retire was greeted with dismay but six Republicans are stepping down as well.