Today, it doesn't really matter who the President is or who is in Congress because big corporations run our government. They decide who gets elected and what legislation gets passed. Committees in Congress are controlled by the industries they regula
An upset victory in a U.K. special election has gone to George Galloway, a fierce critic of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars
Democracy champion Aung San Suu Kyi declared a “new era” for Burma Monday, after her party claimed a landslide victory in Sunday's parliamentary by-elections.
Tired and hungry after hours of working crowds under a blistering Caribbean sun, Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles needs a rest and some food back in his campaign bus.
The unexpected announcement has antagonized the ruling military junta, who still receive Washington's support
Those are phrases used to describe politics. Things are getting uglier. I'm finally coming to face the reality that voting only feeds into the illusion the system creates that different candidates really make a difference. The truth is, voting f
According to Rachel Maddow, a little known fact about the 2012 Republican primary race thus far is that a great deal of the actual voting has been been done in absolute chaos.
To be smart enough to vote, you should at least know the basics about deficits and debt. Here are two questions to determine if you’re smart enough:
Supporters of presidential candidate Ron Paul are complaining that other Clarke County Republicans shut out their slate of delegates at the county convention Saturday.
A surreal fog hangs over U.S. labor unions’ enthusiastic endorsement of Barack Obama.
There's a man in Phoenix with a political playbook that has become valuable. So valuable, the Obama campaign believes it could help clinch the president's re-election.
Earlier today, we highlighted Rachel Maddow's latest report on the "GOP War on Voting" which, among many other important things, referenced the ridiculously close results from Ohio's GOP Presidential Primary last Tuesday
We preach “democracy” and practice oligarchy
President Barack Obama collected the most votes in the Oklahoma Democratic primary, but lost in 15 counties.
Prime Minister Vladimir Putin on Sunday claimed victory in Russia's presidential election before tens of thousands of cheering supporters, even as the opposition and independent observers insisted the vote had been marred by widespread violations.
When Bill Dallas first heard that 15 to 20 million Christians in the U.S. are not registered to vote, he couldn't believe it.
Amnesty says government has increased "wave of arrests" in attempt to curb free speech before assembly elections.
As his reelection campaign heats up, President Barack Obama is attending fundraisers about one of every four days, with experts saying he is working to raise a whopping billion dollars to stay in the White House.
Thousands of Russians linked hands around Moscow on Sunday in a protest against Prime Minister Vladimir Putin’s expected return to the Kremlin for a third term in elections next weekend.
"The fight for Maine is far from over," says Cincinnati's Fox19 reporter Ben Swann
This Fall, we will be electing, from a self-limiting pool of 2 candidates, the President of the United States.
Two super alert citizens, Frank Pearson and John Washburn, each hit me with spreadsheets about the same time, proving that Maine's caucus results don't even add up.
Under severe pressure from Ron Paul’s supporters and other grassroots Republicans, the Maine State Republican Party reversed course and is planning to “reconfirm” the results from the state’s Feb. 11 caucus.
The Maine GOP executive committee has now decided to include Washington County's results from their upcoming caucuses in the final totals after all.
A Mitt Romney win in Arizona seems likely, but the state will provide a testing ground for whether Rick Santorum's social-conservative message can resonate in a less traditionally religious state.
Unless Paul gets the Republican nomination or Obama turns his policy making around within the next nine months, it seems I will not be voting for president. Whether Obama or, say, Romney wins the election, I believe we will not see significant differ
I hereby whole-heartedly endorse Mitt Romney for President! No, I'm not kidding. No, really. I mean it. I'm serious.
A ederal lawsuit challenging Colorado’s 20-year-old taxpayer-controlled state budgeting process, known by its acronym, Tabor, is speaking truth to power, plaintiffs say, and challenging the assumption that voters always know best.
Paul hasn't made any overt appeals for the Hispanic vote, his advisers say. In fact, he has barely campaigned in Florida at all. But a new poll indicates that the he has the support of 41.5 percent of likely Hispanic Republican voters in Florida,