The Windy City tries to resuscitate the poor, black neighborhoods left vacant by the housing crisis — but at what cost? Before they rose to prominence in Canada’s largest city, the Ford family —  which includes embattled Mayor Rob Ford — was deeply immersed in the illegal drug scene, according to an investigation by the Globe and Read More

A tea party-affiliated group in Florida is challenging the voting rights of dozens of people there who won’t know their eligibility is in question until it’s too late.

The Next Right’s Soren Dayton doesn’t think that liberals are terribly interested in preventing voter/registration fraud: Now I am sure that Josh Marshall or other people at TPM would be happy to say that they want the typical list of lefty election law goals including same day registration, either a curtailing or abandoning of all Read More