CBS 2’s Walter Jacobson is not keen on the idea of a “consensus” candidate for African Americans, and says white people shouldn’t rally behind someone like them, either.
Republican Mark Kirk has won the race for the U.S. Senate seat, according to the Associated Press.
The race to fill President Barack Obama’s old Senate seat is a toss-up just one day before the election. Candidates Alexi Giannoulias and Mark Kirk are campaigning until the very end. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican challenger Bill Brady focused on education, family values and President Barack Obama on Sunday in one of their final pitches to black voters at a major Chicago mega-church.
Latino and African-American political leaders seem to be forming an alliance to knock Rahm Emanuel out of the race for mayor of Chicago.