| Sep 29, 2010
Yet another twist in California's race for governor: Meg Whitman's former maid, claiming the republican candidate knew she wasn't here legally, but kept her on for nine years. She claims it all changed when Whitman decided to run for governor. Whitman...
| Apr 7, 2010
A founder of the liberal activist group MoveOn.org who is frustrated with the pace and tenor of presumed Democratic nominee Jerry Brown's campaign for governor announced Tuesday that he will challenge Brown for the party's nomination.
Peter Schurman says...
| Jan 3, 2010
The Decade of Double Talk has just ended. But maybe it's not the end of anything. Maybe we're simply in the midst of the Era of Euphemism. Or the Millennium of Mumbo Jumbo. In any case, here's a historical and contemporary look at how the enemies of...
| Mar 18, 2010
| 8:08 PM
The Cuomo camp has denied that the Attorney General is holding off any announcement of his gubernatorial intentions until the state Democratic Convention at the end of May.
Political insiders told PIX News that Cuomo is not expected to announce whether...
| Mar 23, 2010
| 11:31 AM
When he stepped into history's spotlight at the National Democratic Convention, Craig Robinson recalls that nothing could have been more gratifying than introducing his sister, Michelle Obama, to millions of Americans. Within minutes, he won the hearts of...
| Mar 23, 2010
| 5:05 PM
Planned Parenthood lost a dear friend on March 23. Longtime champion of choice and feminism, Margaret "Midge" Costanza, passed away peacefully after her long battle with cancer. She was with friends and family at the time.
| Jun 15, 2010
| 5:05 AM
New York City Councilman Charles Barron, angered by Democrat Andrew Cuomo's selection of a white, male running mate and the overall lack of diversity among Democrats running for statewide office, said Monday he would launch his own protest bid for...
| Jun 24, 2010
Former President Bill Clinton is endorsing Democrat Bill White in the Texas governor's race.
Clinton issued a statement of support Thursday.
He said White, who served as his deputy secretary of energy, is a proven, mainstream public servant.
| Mar 20, 2011
Warren Christopher, the former secretary of State and eminence grise of the Democratic Party whose achievements in a wide-ranging public career include brokering the Bosnian peace agreement for the Clinton administration and leading an independent...
| Mar 26, 2011
| 8:47 PM
Geraldine A. Ferraro, the savvy New York Democrat who was embraced as a symbol of women's equality in 1984 when she became the first woman nominated for vice president by a major party, died Saturday at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. She was...