The real issue is: who is to blame for the high prices, and what can be done to stabilize energy costs?
While Republican state governments press to restrict the vote, California's governor signed a bill allowing voters to register up to and on Election Day.
President Barack Obama stunned voters here after the results of the 2008 election poured in.
"The right to vote preserves all other rights; tyrants deny people the right to vote," Jesse Jackson told a big voter mobilization rally here Thursday.
Voters in 54 "battleground" GOP-held congressional districts overwhelmingly hate big and secret money in politics.
Crowds gathered at election boards early Tuesday morning, waiting for the doors to open on the first day of early voting in Ohio in the critical Nov. 6 presidential election.
With the presidential debates coming up, the Alliance for Justice is insisting that debate moderators press the candidates to discuss the types of nominees they would propose for the High Court.
The increasingly likely win by President Obama may amount to a mandate to preserve, if not extend, the social safety net and the social insurance programs.
Some 10,000 participants from all over the country gathered here at the Congressional Black Caucus annual meeting earlier this month to listen, discuss and speak their minds.