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Monday Night Politics forum features commissioners, state representatives

Monday Night Politics: Meet the Candidates, presented by The Dallas Examiner, returned Sept. 12 to the African American Museum in Fair Park, featuring candidates involved in the Nov. 8 general election.

Black lawmakers recall police stops, racial profiling

South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott, the lone Black Republican in the Senate, candidly described being stopped by police, even Capitol Hill officers, because of the color of his skin. It’s an experience all too familiar to many of his African ...

Congressional Sit-In: Rep. Lewis takes page from civil rights playbook

Bernard Lafayette was all smiles as he watched his civil rights comrade John Lewis commandeer the floor of the U.S. House for an old-fashioned, marathon sit-in over gun legislation.

Clinton, Obama prove Democratic dependence on nonwhites

Eight years ago, exit polls showed Hillary Clinton with comfortable margins over now-President Barack Obama among Whites and Latinos during the Democratic primary season.

Phyllis Lister Brown: Dallas loses an incredible leader, steadfast servant

“I’m not a politician. I have a desire, and have always had a strong desire, to serve and give back to my community

Dallas city manager announces retirement

Dallas City Manager A.C. Gonzalez recently informed Mayor Mike Rawlings and the Dallas City Council of his intentions to retire.

Monday Night Politics features candidates in runoff election

Monday Night Politics: Meet the Candidates hosted a forum for the runoff elections in Dallas County. The event took place Monday at the African American Museum in Fair Park.

Monday Night Politics to host forums for the Dallas County Run Off Election

Monday Night Politics: Meet the Candidates will host a political forum for the Dallas County Run Off Election.

Monday Night Politics concludes with candidates for Dallas ISD School Board District 2

Monday Night Politics: Meet the Candidates concluded on April 18 for the May 7 Joint Elections with candidates running for Dallas ISD School Board District 2 at the African American Museum in Fair Park.

Monday Night Politics features candidates for Dallas ISD Board of Trustees

Monday Night Politics: Meet the Candidates featured candidates for Dallas ISD Board of Trustees Districts 4, 5 and 7 at the African American Museum on April 11.

Monday Night Politics features DeSoto City Council candidates

Monday Night Politics: Meet the Candidates continued to highlight the Southwest cities as the city of DeSoto was featured on April 4 at the African American Museum in Fair Park.

Obama: GOP is jeopardizing judicial integrity

President Barack Obama accused Senate Republicans on April 7 of jeopardizing the “integrity of the judicial branch” by refusing to consider his “extraordinary” nominee to the Supreme Court.

Monday Night Politics: Forum features Duncanville mayor and City Council candidates

Monday Night Politics: Meet the Candidates continued this spring with candidates running for local offices in Southern Dallas such as the city of Duncanville, which was featured on March 28 with the offices of mayor and City Council District 2 ...

Lingering cases could affect presidential election in Texas

A flurry of recent legal activity could affect how 14 million registered Texas voters cast ballots in time for November’s presidential election.

Obama Commutes Sentences of 61 Prisoners

President Barack Obama commuted the federal prison sentences of 61 drug offenders on Wednesday including more than a third serving life sentences, working to give new energy to calls for overhauling the U.S. criminal justice system.

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