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Chad Griffin Announces Departure from Human Rights Campaign

Photo by Steve Dipaola/AP/REX/Shutterstock (9954466c) HRC president Chad Griffin speaks on behalf of HRC-endorsed candidate Carolyn Long, in Vancouver, Washington
Politics National
Chad Griffin, the influential gay rights activist who helped turn the Human Rights Campaign into a powerful political force, announced Thursday that he is stepping down as the organization’s president. ...
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A Closer Look: Who are the Democratic Superdelegates?

Politics
Just who are these 700-plus party officeholders and insiders who automatically get delegate spots at July’s convention and can vote for whomever they want? ...
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Opponents Scrambling As ‘Reform the Platform’ Initiative Launches

Top News Politics
Two anti-freedom to marry organizations released an advocacy poll this week showing the Republican base opposes marriage for gay couples. ...
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GOP-led Coalition Grabs Power in WA Senate

GOP-led Coalition Grabs Power in WA Senate
It had been whispered for weeks, but on Monday a coalition of the 23 minority Republicans and two Democrats seized control of the Washington State Senate. ...
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New Report: Political Party Trends – A Primer for the Conventions

New Report: Political Party Trends – A Primer for the Conventions
The Democratic Party continues to maintain an advantage in party identification among voters, but its lead is much smaller than it was in 2008. ...
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