Black men ask, “What am I voting for?” as they battle frustration

Black men ask, “What am I voting for?” as they battle frustration

(ATLANTA) -- At an invite-only event in downtown Atlanta, hip-hop fans from across the country came together for a unique voter outreach event.The Black Male Voter Project, an organization dedicated to increasing civic engagement among Black men, partnered with some of the biggest names in the battle rap to host…
RNC laser-focused on vote monitoring, committed to enlisting 100,000 poll volunteers

RNC laser-focused on vote monitoring, committed to enlisting 100,000 poll volunteers

(WASHINGTON) -- The Republican National Committee is launching a nationwide recruitment effort for poll workers ahead of November's election as former President Donald Trump continues to spread doubts about election security.The RNC says it has promised Trump it will enlist at least 100,000 people to serve as poll watchers, poll…
The Secret Service in Chicago has to handle security for two party conventions

The Secret Service in Chicago has to handle security for two party conventions

(WASHINGTON) -- One Secret Service office in Chicago is responsible for securing both the Republican National Convention and Democratic National Convention and no stone is left unturned -- from large-scale security measures to making sure residents in Chicago and Milwaukee aren't missing trash pickup.The Secret Service Chicago Field Office is…
Trump campaign’s fundraising boost helps erase Biden’s cash advantage

Trump campaign’s fundraising boost helps erase Biden’s cash advantage

(WASHINGTON) -- Just two months ago, when former President Donald Trump had just begun raising money with the Republican Party as its new presumptive nominee, his team was trailing President Joe Biden and the Democratic Party by nearly $100 million in campaign cash on hand. Now Trump has rapidly outpaced…
Supreme Court says domestic abusers can be temporarily disarmed

Supreme Court says domestic abusers can be temporarily disarmed

(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday upheld a longstanding federal ban on firearms for people under domestic violence restraining orders.The 8-1 opinion was authored by Chief Justice John Roberts. Justice Clarence Thomas was the lone dissenter."When a restraining order contains a finding that an individual poses a credible…
Trump’s attorneys seek to invalidate appointment of special prosecutor Jack Smith

Trump’s attorneys seek to invalidate appointment of special prosecutor Jack Smith

(WASHINGTON) -- Lawyers for former President Donald Trump argued Friday that Jack Smith's appointment as special counsel in Trump's classified documents case gives the U.S. attorney general the authority to "set up a shadow government" by giving Smith the authority to serve in government without being confirmed by the Senate."That…