Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, and Martin O'Malley were asked a lot of questions they hadn't heard before at Fusion's presentation of the Iowa Brown & Black Forum, where presidential candidates respond to issues that matter to Latino and African-American voters.
Bernie Sanders is closing in on Hillary Clinton in Iowa. And he has a plan to go after Donald Trump’s voters, too.
Senator Bernie Sanders repeated his support for immigration reform during the Iowa Brown and Black Forum on Monday night, but not if it comes with a massive increase in guest worker visas—a program he said is akin to slavery.
Hillary Clinton has unequivocally affirmed that "black lives matter"— it just took some gentle nudging from the from Black Lives Matter activist groups. She has since stated that she "intend[s] to fight" for some of the demands of Black Lives Matter activists. But the question remains: how would she do that?
Hillary Clinton's attempt to unpack her white privilege failed to convince everyone during the Iowa Brown and Black Forum on Monday.
(By the way, lawmakers passed 57 laws restricting access to abortion in 2015 and nearly 300 abortion restrictions have been approved since 2010. So not everyone agrees that men shouldn't be able to tell women what to do with their bodies.)
When it comes to the U.S.-Mexico border, Hillary Clinton isn't exactly Donald Trump, but she has in the past expressed an interest in building something along the border. Just make sure you call it a fence, not a wall.
Almost every presidential candidate has at least hinted that they have a strategy for fighting ISIS and Islamic extremism. But none of them have addressed plans for fighting white, domestic terrorism, despite the fact that it has killed more Americans since the September 11, 2001 than foreign terrorists.
When asked if she would support congressional efforts to repeal the Hyde Amendment, Hillary Clinton wasted no time pondering her answer: "Yes."
Hillary Clinton says she has no plans to continue President Barack Obama's current role as "deporter-in-chief."
The Democratic Party likes to call itself the party of inclusion that embraces an America that is becoming less white every year. But eight years after nominating the country's first black president, the party's field of candidates for the nation's highest office is once again all-white.
Bernie Sanders had this to say about abstinence-only education: "I am a United States senator who believes in science and who believes in facts. I know that's a radical idea nowadays."
Senator Bernie Sanders is well-known for his stance that the U.S. should adopt a single-payer healthcare system. So where do health insurance companies fit into that system?
Bernie Sanders said "yes" to affirmative consent at Monday night's Iowa Brown and Black Forum.
Bernie Sanders says making public colleges and universities tuition-free is not a radical idea.
When pressed by Jorge Ramos at Monday night's Iowa Brown and Black Forum, Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders said his vote to shield gun sellers and manufacturers from lawsuits was not a mistake. But he says that doesn't mean he's a friend of gunmakers.
Monday night's Iowa Brown & Black Presidential Forum is a rare opportunity for minority issues to be placed front and center in the state that hosts the nation’s first major electoral event in the presidential selection process. Democratic candidates Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, and Martin O’Malley will address…
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DES MOINES, Iowa—Four young employees are joking around in the bright, unforgiving light of the Jimmy John’s sandwich shop catty-corner to Drake University. The store is nearly empty—students are hunkering down for finals. The university and the street it sits on are classically collegiate. There’s a space-themed…