Despite doom-saying about Democrats’ chances in the midterms, the latest NEWSWEEK Poll (full results) shows that they remain in a close race with Republicans 12 days before Election Day, while the president’s approval ratings have climbed sharply. The poll finds that 48 percent of registered voters would be more likely to vote for Democrats, compared […]

Photo courtesy of Michael Buchner/Getty Images Mayor of Baltimore City Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has proclaimed October 26, 2010 “Cathy Hughes Day” in Baltimore City. Mayor Blake called into WOLB 1010AM’s Larry Young Morning Show this morning to declare the official proclamation. The Mayor said that Hughes’ continued success over the years throughout 53 radio stations nationwide […]

Roland Martin and NewsOne’s Smokey Fontaine discuss this week’s trending topics on the world wide web. This week, Roland and Smokey take on Jimmy McMillan and The Rent Is Too Damn High Party, Google ordered to reveal Carla Franklin’s cyberstalkers, and LeBron James putting haters on blast. WATCH: The Rent Is Too Damn High, Google Revealing […]

The Chamber of Commerce is running millions of dollars of ads in the House and the Senate. President Obama and Vice President Biden have been been critical of the Chamber of Commerce blasting them for accepting money from foreign sources. Valerie Jarrett explains how she sees the Chamber’s influence on the midterm campaign? And if […]

Recently, President Barack Obama has been appearing on several Black radio stations, talking to columnist, bloggers, Hispanics and reaching out to African-Americans. Prior to the last couple of weeks the Left as well as progressive groups were wondering where has the White House been? Valerie Jarrett explains what the President Obama has been doing since […]

Sarah Palin thinks that if the Republican Party doesn’t totally embrace the Tea Party movement, it might as well consider itself “through” as an organizing entity. What Palin and those who agree with her must recognize is that if the Tea Party doesn’t do a better job of rejecting candidates who can win a primary […]

White House Senior Advisor and Assistant to the President, Valerie Jarrett joins Roland Martin on the set of “Washington Watch” to discuss the 2010 midterm elections. When looking at the polling data, many are projecting that Democrats are going to have a very difficult time holding on to the House but they stand a better chance […]

Glenn Beck’s conspiracy theories have been increasingly echoing those of 9/11 truther and anti New World Order conspiracy theorist Alex Jones. Jones, who had previously been a harsh critic of Beck, putting out a DVD, “The Glenn Beck Deception, but now is praising Beck. Jones made a statement on Beck saying: I salute you, you […]

A Wall Street worker claims he was dragged through the streets of SoHo by a yellow cab after he told the driver, “Take me to Brooklyn.”

Ever since “Washington Watch with Roland Martin” launched in 2009, we have made a point of trying to get conservative officeholders – Republicans – on the show.