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Bob Moser

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Bob Moser is senior editor at National Journal and author of Blue Dixie: Awakening the South's Democratic Majority (Times Books). He is the former editor of The Texas Observer, senior editor/writer at The Nation, and executive editor of The American Prospect.

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When the Roberts Court all but nullified the Voting Rights Act, it said the pre-1965 practices were long gone. New hearings by the House make clear: They’re back. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

The midterms made clear that progressive candidates can retake the region with young and minority voters. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Carol Anderson on voter suppression and Jim Crow 2.0 Read more

Civil Rights in America

They ran against Wall Street and carried the white working class. The Democrats who shunned populism got clobbered. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

As Republicans head to the polls to select a U.S. Senate candidate who will almost certainly hail from the right, Michelle Nunn and Jason Carter--daughter of Senator Sam and grandson of President Jimmy--take the middle path on a road destined to veer left. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Victor Juhasz

The region's emerging majority is progressive. Its capitols are more conservative than ever. Something's got to give.  Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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John Ritter

No matter the outcome, big money and voter suppression crippled the election. This is no way to run the world’s oldest democracy. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

Today's Ringside Seat: Will Obama govern the way he campaigned? So far, so good. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

Today's Ringside Seat: Finally, some (kinda, sorta) fresh ideas for the GOP Read more

Money, Politics and Power

Today's Ringside Seat: Quick, somebody get out the smelling salts for Paul Ryan and Grover Norquist! Read more

Money, Politics and Power