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7 big wins for Southern progress in 2015   |   December 18, 2015
As 2015 comes to a close, we look back and celebrate progress made toward building a better South. The past year was a momentous one on many fronts, with a historic victory on gay...

 

INSTITUTE INDEX: A historic victory for voting rights and racial justice in Kentucky   |   November 25, 2015
Date on which Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear (D), in one of his last acts in office, signed an executive order to automatically restore voting rights to certain felons who've...

 

New details emerge on Gov. McCrory's Duke Energy money ties   |   April 22, 2014
As the U.S. Department of Justice continues to probe the relationship between North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's (R) administration and Duke Energy following the company's...

 

Dems, GOP both see victories in key Southern contests   |   November 9, 2011
So who were the winners in the key elections in the South yesterday? Both Democrats and Republicans claimed victories, and in some cases the result is literally still too close to...

 

Top 4 Southern election results to watch   |   November 8, 2011
It's not 2012, but a lot of votes are being cast in the South today on races and issues that will be closely-watched nation-wide. Here are Facing South's top 5 election...