Actor and author Hill Harper, a newly announced candidate in Michigan, is the latest Black person running for U.S. Senate in 2024.

In the 233 years that the U.S. Senate has existed, there have only been 11 senators who are Black.

Democrats winning Nevada doesn't reduce the significance of the Georgia Senate runoff between Raphael Warnock and Herschel Walker.

Names are conspicuously missing.


The Florida Congresswoman is coming for the Republican's Senate seat.

The Georgia Senate race is neck-and-neck, according to polls released ahead of their debate.

The Black Ballot

More Republican candidates are skipping debates as Election Day rapidly approaches.

The Black Ballot

Republican Herschel Walker and Democrat Sen. Raphael Warnock are set to face off on the debate stage in the campaign for U.S. Senate in Georgia.

Republican Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul attended a fundraiser instead.


So far, Walker has dodged debate challenges like they're paternity and lie-detector tests.