Corey Dade

Corey Dade appears in the following:

Sharpton 2.0: From Outsider To Insider

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

The longtime activist hasn't quite overcome the reputation of his early career, but the Rev. Al Sharpton now commands a uniquely powerful platform.


Hispanic Caucus Rejects Republican Immigration Bills

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

The coalition of Hispanic lawmakers say new legislation should require illegal immigrants to register with the federal government, undergo a criminal background check, learn English and pay taxes as conditions for obtaining legal status and eventual citizenship.


Despite Talk, Immigration Overhaul Not A Guarantee

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Key Republicans, including House Speaker John Boehner, say it's time to find common ground in revising the nation's immigration laws, but conservatives in the House could be a firewall against a bipartisan deal.


Occupy Plans Resurgence At Democratic Convention

Sunday, September 02, 2012

Occupy Wall Street says it will protest at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., next week as a run-up to mass demonstrations planned for its Sept. 17 anniversary.

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Pa. Won't Use Voter Fraud Argument At Hearing Over ID Law

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

State officials begin their defense of the new voter identification law in court Wednesday. Residents suing to overturn it say it creates unlawful barriers to voting. In a court filing, the state said it has never investigated claims of in-person voter fraud and so won't argue that such fraud has occurred in the past.


States To Use U.S. Immigration List For Voter Purges

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Florida's pact with federal officials clears a path for other states, including some in key battlegrounds, to verify voters' citizenship using a database known as SAVE, or Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlements.


Future Murky For Arizona's Immigration Law

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Although the U.S. Supreme Court sustained the most controversial part of Arizona's immigration law, the so-called "show me your papers" provision, some local authorities doubt they can properly enforce it.


After Cory Booker's Remarks, Press Aide Resigns

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

His communications director insisted that her departure had nothing to do with the Newark, N.J., mayor's controversial comments in which he criticized the Obama campaign for targeting Mitt Romney's experience at Bain Capital. Still, her exit shows how managing the mayor's political message has become a challenge as his star has risen.


Polls Show Obama's Support For Gay Marriage Influencing Blacks

Sunday, May 27, 2012

African-American opposition to gay marriage has declined significantly since President Obama's announcement, according to three polls.

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Black Voters Likely To Stick With Obama Despite Gay Marriage Stance

Thursday, May 10, 2012

African-Americans, compared with other groups that make up the Democratic political base, have been the most resistant to an expansion of gay rights.

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Will A Movement Emerge From Florida Teen's Death?

Saturday, March 31, 2012

As Trayvon Martin's parents lead the calls for an arrest in their son's killing, their lawyers have hired a marketing firm, and efforts are under way to establish a nonprofit foundation. Supporters say they want to protect others from injustice.


Trayvon Martin Death: A Father Who Lost A Chance To Make Good

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Eight years ago, Martin saved his father from a fire. His untimely death never gave Tracy Martin a chance to pay his son back.


Father Of Trayvon Martin: 'I Won't Rest' Until Son's Killer Is Prosecuted

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Tracy Martin is convinced that neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman racially profiled his son. The teen's Feb. 26 shooting has ignited a national discussion of race relations.

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Florida Teen's Killing: A Parent's Greatest Fear

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Trayvon Martin's killing has had an especially chilling effect on black parents who gird their sons with rules designed to protect them from trouble, lest they be viewed with suspicion because of their skin color.


Unable To Gain Traction, Jon Huntsman Drops Out

Monday, January 16, 2012

Huntsman's candidacy never resonated with Republican primary voters. In announcing his withdrawal from the race, he says he will support Romney, calling him the "best equipped" to defeat President Obama.


Stocks Soar, But How Strong Is The Economy?

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Reports of increased hiring and strength in manufacturing along with central banks moving to help ease Europe's financial crisis sent stock markets up sharply Wednesday. Analysts said the economy isn't on the verge of booming, but the risks of a double-dip recession have eased.


SEIU Invokes 'Occupy' Movement In Obama Endorsement

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

In a conference call with reporters, SEIU President Mary Kay Henry brushed aside the organization's disappointments with Obama and pledged its full support for the president.


With Romney In Race, Mormon Church Steps Up Ads

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

As former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney tries to overcome unease about his religion in his bid for the GOP nomination, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has taken out billboards and TV ads in 12 new cities. The ads proclaim "I'm a Mormon" and aim to dispel misconceptions about the church.