Friday, October 9, 2015
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Andy Parker Everytown Rally

Gun-Control Activists Stage Nationwide Rallies

United under the #WhateverItTakes, supporters and allies called out politicians in the name of enacting gun safety reform measures.

September 11, 2015

Endorse This: Martin O’Malley Plays Wall Street

Martin O’Malley is taking his campaign to Wall Street — with his guitar, and a message from Woody Guthrie.

September 10, 2015

Democratic Presidential Candidates Charm DNC Faithful

Lincoln Chafee, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, and Martin O’Malley spoke Friday at the Democratic National Committee’s summer meeting.

August 29, 2015
Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley delivered a keynote presentation at Canada 2020 on November 26, 2014 and sat down in conversation with Justin Trudeau, Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada. (Canada 2020/Flickr)

What If Martin O’Malley Or Bernie Sanders Disobey The DNC On Debates?

Unsanctioned debates were also part of the 2004 and 2008 election cycles.

August 18, 2015

Candidates, Interrupted: Black Lives Matter Takes Over The Campaign Trail

Black Lives Matter protesters have been feeding their racial justice message to 2016 presidential candidates – without reservations.

August 13, 2015
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton answers a reporter's question in front of a sign reading "Pant Suit Power" following a town hall campaign stop in Nashua

First Democratic Presidential Debate October 13, Nevada

Clinton’s opponents have complained that six debates are not enough to allow them to shine against the former secretary of state who has dominated media coverage so far in the Democratic race.

August 6, 2015
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Anti-Abortion Videos Provoke Ethical Crisis For Doctors, Pols — And Media

The Center for Medical Progress (CMP) continues to cause political problems for Planned Parenthood, while challenging media outlets to strike a balance between covering the group’s activities and spreading their strident anti-abortion message.

August 1, 2015
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at the National Urban League's conference in Fort Lauderdale

At Urban League Meeting, 2016 Candidates Talk Race, Inequality, ‘Black Lives Matter’

Five 2016 presidential candidates spoke Friday at the National Urban League’s annual conference, discussing U.S. race relations, the Black Lives Matter movement, and economic and racial inequality.

July 31, 2015
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If ‘All Lives Matter’ Is Politically Toxic, Can Anyone Build A Coalition?

Saying “all lives matter” has become a political liability in Democratic circles, which says a lot about how influential blocs are shaping the 2016 political debate.

July 27, 2015
Bernie Sanders Netroots Nation BlackLivesMatter

Bernie Sanders Bites Back on #BlackLivesMatter

Police brutality and racism “is an issue of concern that I strongly share.”

July 27, 2015

Late Night Roundup: The ’90s Rapper Of Presidential Candidates

Larry Wilmore and Mike Yard took another look at Donald Trump’s potential appeal to minority voters — as a 1990s rapper getting into fights with everyone.

July 23, 2015

Sanders Is A Fighter, But Not In The Fray

The senator from Vermont, now running for president, is a lovable talker — but talk is almost all he’s ever done.

July 7, 2015
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‘White Racism,’ NRA Are To Blame For Lax Gun Rules, O’Malley Says

“If the thousands of young men killed by gun violence every year across America were young, poor and white — rather than young, poor and black — it is hard to imagine that our Congress would continue to block common-sense measures to keep guns out of the hands of criminals.”

June 22, 2015

The War On Woman: What ‘Royal Family’?

Misogynistic attacks on Hillary Clinton have been the norm for as long as she’s been in the public eye.

June 3, 2015
Former Maryland governor Martin O'Malley begins stumping as an un-Hillary candidate.

Martin O’Malley, Former Maryland Governor, Announces Run For Presidency

At a Saturday morning rally in Federal Hill Park, Baltimore, Martin O’Malley formally announced his run for the presidency.

May 30, 2015
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7 Things You Should Know About Martin O’Malley

A guitar-playing, devout Irish Catholic who is in favor of abortion and gay marriage, abolishing the death penalty, and passed the DREAM Act. Meet Martin O’Malley.

May 29, 2015

Endorse This: Martin O’Malley Strikes A Chord

Watch the soon-to-be presidential candidate channel the great Johnny Cash during a visit to a local guitar store in Maryland several years ago — but if he ever goes campaigning in Reno, make sure to keep a close eye on him.

May 29, 2015
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Martin O’Malley On The March From Baltimore

A native son of Maryland, O’Malley was the state’s liberal-leaning Democratic governor for eight years. But to me and many, he will always be the young, hard-charging mayor of Baltimore.

May 29, 2015
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O’Malley, If He Runs, Would Announce Candidacy In Baltimore

No Democrat is having a harder time moving away from the tough-on-crime ’90s than former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley.

May 4, 2015
Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley delivered a keynote presentation at Canada 2020 on November 26, 2014 and sat down in conversation with Justin Trudeau, Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada. (Canada 2020/Flickr)

An Explosion Of Substance In The 2016 Democratic Race

It took a while but the 2016 Democratic Race finally sprung to life — in all its messy, exciting, and hopefully substantial glory.

April 30, 2015

No Good Argument For Clinton Needing A Challenger

None of the complaints against Hillary Clinton amount to an argument against her winning the nomination. The stakes are simply too high.

April 21, 2015
Martin O'Malley

Possible Challengers Critique Hillary Clinton From The Sidelines

They’re not in it to win it themselves — not yet, at least — but possible Democratic primary challengers to Hillary Clinton had plenty to say on Sunday about the newly announced presidential candidate.

April 20, 2015
Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley delivered a keynote presentation at Canada 2020 on November 26, 2014 and sat down in conversation with Justin Trudeau, Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada. (Canada 2020/Flickr)

How Hillary Clinton’s Rivals Could Make A Difference

Even if they can’t beat Clinton, the Democrats’ single-digit strivers could do a lot to damage her eventual opponent.

March 12, 2015
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Clinton And 2016 Raise Other Questions Beyond ‘Will She Or Won’t She?’

Democratic insiders worry that Hillary Clinton could face pressure from both liberals and centrists.

January 1, 2015
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Maryland Governor To Commute State’s Last Death Sentences

Before he leaves office, Martin O’Malley is ending the death penalty in Maryland.

December 31, 2014
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