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Senate Minority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell speaks as Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., and Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., listen during a news briefing on March 5, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Republicans Optimistic They Can Retake Senate In November

The South is where President Barack Obama and Democrats long have struggled, and it’s where the party’s toughest battleground will be this year in the fight for control of the U.S. Senate.

03/16/2014

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The Sidney Wood Show: Extended Atlanta Profile With Representative Tyrone Brooks

 

WAOK-AM–11/09/2013

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Atlanta Mayors Embroiled In Battle

Atlanta (WAOK/AJC) — The race for Atlanta City Council has developed into more than just a simple run for election for the seat. The campaigns of Andre Dickens and H. Lamar Willis have turned into […]

WAOK-AM–10/29/2013

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Too Much Truth Recap: Civics 101

Today, we gave you the TRUTH on how this game of Politics Really Works!! Click the audio links to hear the first part of the show….     Also we spoke to Former Students of […]

WAOK-AM–11/08/2012

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Power Talk: Who’s Your Choice Obama Or Romney?

On Powertalk with Lorraine Jacques-White we had a blast!!  We talked politic, community issues, and more.  We spent a little time talking about people being paid to campaign in Massachusetts, and of course President Obama […]

WAOK-AM–10/18/2012

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Power Talk: Boyce Watkins Stops By To Keep It Real!!

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques-White we had a very entertaining time!  We talked politics, prison rates in the black community, and more!! Our special guest was Boyce Watkins from yourblackworld.net.  Boyce kept it real […]

WAOK-AM–10/11/2012

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The Politics Of Black Hair: The Impact Hair Has On The Life Of The Black Woman

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques-White, we talked about all of the drama surrounded around Olympian Gabby Douglas hair.  The controversy has opened up the discussion about hair and how it affect the status of the African American woman.  […]

WAOK-AM–08/19/2012

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Georgia Reacts To Romney Running Mate

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Georgia Republicans are congratulating Governor Mitt Romney on his choice of Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan as his vice presidential running mate. U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga.: “I congratulate Gov. Romney for making a thoughtful […]

WAOK-AM–08/11/2012

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Opinion: Florida’s Voter Purge Attempts To Stifle Democrats and Minorities

Elected officials would do well to remember that it is the job of the voters to pick their representatives, it is not the job of elected officials to pick who gets to vote.

06/14/2012

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Is President Obama Making The Racial Divide Worse?

On Powertalk with Lorraine Jacques-White we talked about politics and President Obama’s impact on race in America.  Studies have revealed that man black are no longer excited about Obama, and it is mainly due to the […]

WAOK-AM–06/14/2012

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