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FACT: In 2012, Black and Hispanic voters waited an average of 20.2 minutes.

White voters? 12.7 minutes.

Posted Tuesday Feb 5 7:01pm  217 notes
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The first photo of Obama taking Romney’s concession call. If only we could see the other end of the line. via

The first photo of Obama taking Romney’s concession call. If only we could see the other end of the line. via

View HD • Posted Friday Dec 7 10:28am  1,031 notes
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Ohio's Secretary Of State may be illegally tossing ballots

And you thought it was over…

Posted Thursday Nov 29 11:40am  71 notes
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An Idaho lawmaker has a "last chance" idea how states can prevent Obama's reelection.

She said she doesn’t know “if it’s realistic”.  [Hint: It’s not].

Posted Tuesday Nov 27 12:15pm  60 notes
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People spoke. Move on, get on with it.

Former First Lady Barbara Bush, on last week’s election.

Posted Saturday Nov 17 7:30pm  328 notes
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Yeah, a very high concentration of people of color. It’s not a problem, but, you know, when I go to the mall I see, you know this amount. Well I’m seeing at least double or triple that amount here.

A Republican poll worker complained about high turnout among “people of color.” The whole thing + video.

Posted Friday Nov 16 3:19pm  115 notes
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The President’s campaign focused on giving targeted groups a big gift—so he made a big effort on small things. Those small things, by the way, add up to trillions of dollars.

Mitt Romney says the only reason Obama won is because he gave “big gifts” to blacks and Latinos.

Read the rest of his outrageous claims.

Posted Wednesday Nov 14 4:56pm  163 notes
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• Posted Tuesday Nov 6 11:19pm  880 notes
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CORRECTION: No calls on Warren or Baldwin races yet that we know of yet. We will be more careful moving forward. Lots of bad info out there.

Tuesday Nov 6 9:29pm  81 notes
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3 things to know about Massachusetts Senator-Elect Elizabeth Warren

1. She was the original head of the high-effective Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
2. She supports medical marijuana
3. She is a huge supporter of LGBT rights.

Check out the rest of ThinkProgress’ election night liveblog

Tuesday Nov 6 9:19pm  522 notes
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