Democratic Primary

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Andrew Gillum Wins Democratic Primary, Becomes Florida's First Black Gubernatorial Nominee

The “non-millionaire” candidate is running on a progressive platform that firecely opposes Stand Your Ground laws and Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

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Hillary Clinton is Democratic Party's Presumptive Nominee

Clinton: “Whether you supported me in this primary, or Senator Sanders, we all need to keep working toward that better, fairer, stronger America.”

This Group Made a Norteño Anthem for Bernie Sanders

“Bernie Sanders is his name, now you’re going to feel his burn,” Grupo La Meta’s Juve Quintana sings on the Spanish-language “El Quemazon.”

Bernie Sanders Sweeps Weekend Caucuses

The Democratic presidential candidate racked up victories in Alaska, Hawaii and Washington. But he still trails in pledged delegates.

Are You Voting Today?

It’s Super Tuesday, and that means 12 states and one U.S. territory are holding primaries and caucuses today. Is it time for you to head to the polls?

Hillary Clinton Wins South Carolina Primary, DNC Vice Chair Quits to Endorse Bernie Sanders

Tulsi Gabbard: “I think it’s most important for us … to recognize the necessity to have a commander in chief who has foresight, who exercises good judgment.”

READ: Jamilah King's Poignant Analysis of Black Women's Political Agency

King draws on her own experience with gun violence and police neglect.

#WhichHillary Trends After Activists Interrupt Clinton at Fundraiser

Ashley Williams interrupted Clinton during a private fundraiser in Charleston, South Carolina. 

LISTEN: Spike Lee Tells South Carolina Voters to Pick Bernie Sanders

From “wake up” to “do the right thing,” the director uses lines from his classic movies to urge people to choose Sanders in the state’s upcoming Democratic primary.

Congressional Black Caucus PAC Endorses Hillary Clinton

Both Democratic presidential hopefuls are actively seeking support from communities of color. 

Bernie Sanders Wins in New Hampshire, Twitter Goes Off

To hear Twitter tell it, lots of folks #FeelTheBern following the senator’s big win in the New Hampshire primary.

Killer Mike Endorses Bernie Sanders for Prez

The prolific rapper and activist says he supports Senator Sanders’ presidential primary run because he defended the Voting Rights Act.