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The C Is for Crank Interviews: Michael Maddux

Now that the primary-election field of 47 has been narrowed to a comparatively manageable 18, I’m sitting down with all the council candidates to talk about what they’ve learned so far, their campaign plans going forward, and their views on the issues that will shape the election, including density, “neighborhood character,” crime, parking, police accountability, and diversity. 1,507 more words

Elections

Biden Says Grief Over Son Keeping Him From Presidential Run

(FROM THE WALL STREET JOURNAL 9/4/15)
By Carol E. Lee
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ATLANTA — Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday he “would not hesitate” to enter the 2016 presidential race if he weren’t…
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GENERAL NEWS

Donald Trump Flunks Foreign-Policy Test, Says He'll Learn on the Job

By Heather Haddon and Janet Hook
Soon after Donald Trump took a big step in establishing himself as a serious GOP presidential candidate by signing the party’s loyalty pledge, he ran into serious trouble on foreign policy. 8 more words

GENERAL NEWS

Joe Biden Says Family's Grief Sole Factor Holding Him Back

By Carol E. Lee
ATLANTA — Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday he “would not hesitate” to enter the 2016 presidential race if he weren’t going through a trying emotional time, and that the only “relevant factor” holding him back right now is he…
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GENERAL NEWS

It Rocks-To Head To Ballot Box (155)

Like no other-

To vote just like your Grandfather and Grandmother.

-2015-

Poetry

The Root: Don’t Bet on Ben Carson in Iowa

Trivia time: Name anyone who has been elected president of the United States without having served in any political office before running.

There aren’t many. 1,036 more words

Politics