A requirement to vote in the United States is citizenship. But voting isn’t the only way to affect a race’s outcome. Some undocumented young people in the Chicago area are going all out against the Republican in Illinois’s U.S.
For politicians in a supposedly "blue" state, quite a few Illinois Democrats are looking vulnerable right now. Republicans could pick up a number of statewide offices, and also a few congressional ones.
President Obama really expected he would be able to change Washington, it wasn't just campaign rhetoric.And some in his White House expect the 2012 Republican presidential nominee will be Mike Huckabee.Those are two of the most salient elements from Peter Baker's New York Times Magazine piece on Oba
Congressional Democrats have used the revelations that lenders cut corners on the foreclosure process to strike a pro-consumer pose right before the mid-term elections.How dare those bankers do this after all the bailouts we gave them?