Tag: 2020 election

Black Democratic Candidates Won Big In 2020 Defying Traditional Notions Of Electability

NewsOne Featured Video Source: Bloomberg / Getty A new report released by the Donors of Color Action Network in partnership with the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee defies some of the common narratives about the electability of candidates of color. 2020 was a historic year for Black candidates with several groundbreaking wins in state legislative races. […]

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Let’s Give Stacey Abrams Her Flowers Now

NewsOne Featured Video Source: iOne Digital / iOne Digital/Creative Class UPDATED: 10:15 a.m. ET, Aug. 20 — Originally published: Nov. 6, 2020: Heavy praise was being lavished upon Stacey Abrams on Friday morning after it was reported that only a small fraction of eligible voters in Georgia remained unregistered to participate in elections. Ninety-five percent […]

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Suspected Illegal Vote By Herschel Walker’s Wife Draws Attention To Crystal Mason’s 5-Year Prison Sentence

NewsOne Featured Video Crystal Mason, middle, convicted for illegal voting and sentenced to five years in prison, is shown sitting in a Texas court on May 25, 2018. | Source: Fort Worth Star-Telegram / Getty The wife of Herschel Walker voted in Georgia for the 2020 election even though the Texas resident was apparently ineligible […]

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Militia Men Stockpiled Weapons and Pounded Steroids to ‘Go to War’ Against Democrats, Prosecutors Say

Pipe bombs discovered at Ian Rogers’ residence in January; Ian Rogers (C Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up here. Two militia men from Northern California built pipe bombs, stockpiled dozens of guns and thousands of rounds of ammo, pounded steroids, and plotted to attack Democrat headquarters in Sacramento, prosecutors say. […]

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Trump Got Slapped With a Fact-Check on Fox News. Yes, Fox News.

Former President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Dallas, Texas on July 11, 2021. (Source: Fox News) Fox News has apparently decided it doesn’t need to be sued yet again for boosting false election claims.   On Sunday, the network carried live coverage of former President Donald Trump’s headlining speech at the […]

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Opinion: Toyota’s Political Giving Encourages the Big Lie

A report from Axios shows that Toyota has given $55,000 to 37 Republican politicians who objected to the certification of Joe Biden’s election as president of the United States. That’s about a quarter of the number of GOP pols who voted against certifying Biden’s win. Axios notes that one of the politicians that the automaker donated to […]

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Watch Mike Pence Get Called a ‘Traitor’ by Evangelical Christians

Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up here. Former President Trump literally handpicked Mike Pence as veep for his evangelical bona fides, so the Faith & Freedom Coalition conference in Orlando, Florida, should have been home turf for him.  But it sure didn’t sound like it. Advertisement Less than a […]

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