Franklin Graham: I Regret Questioning Pres. Obama’s Faith

In a response to the NAACP, Franklin Graham said he regreted questioning Pres. Obama’s faith as he did on MSNBC two weeks ago.  He apparently also discovered the religious test clause in...

Fattah Schools TX Lawmaker on Texas Voter ID Law

Student IDs issued by state universities in Texas can not be used as a valid voter ID to vote in Texas. READ THIS Apparently, Texas Congressman John Culberson has no idea about this.  This fact...

THE ROOT Outlines Black Power Depleted by Investigations

The Book: Rumor, Repression and Racial Politics. So when I hear that Rep. Chaka Fattah’s son, Chaka Fattah Jr, was raided by the FBI this morning, and I know that Reps. Vern Buchanan, Don...

Carnahan RUNNING Against Lacy Clay

PRIMARY DATE: AUGUST 7. Lacy Clay has $386,679 cash-on-hand.  Russ Carnahan has $448,771 cash-on-hand. Her we go again! Worse than Kucinich vs Kaptur! As expected and as rumored: Rep. Russ...

VIDEO: Youth PROMISE Act Briefing

Rep. Bobby Scott hosted a briefing on the Youth PROMISE Act and cost effective crime policy today. He was joined by Newport News Sheriff Gabe Morgan.  Other participants were: Dr. Catherine...

Don Payne: “Deeply Concerned” re Muslim Spying

Last week New York Deputy Mayor Mike Bloomberg supported the decisions of the authentic Mayor of New York City, Ray Kelly regarding spying on Muslim Americans.  Rep. Don Payne, who represents...

Obama Forces Allen West to Drive Hummer, Pay $70 to Fill Tank

Allen West on facebook:  “People have asked me before is there any area where I could praise President Obama? Certainly, he has an impeccable penchant for understanding the power of the...

Rapper Cornbreadd vs. Sheila Jackson Lee in TX

Lee and Cornbreadd.  Last year, 2 Live Crew front man Luther Campbell ran for Mayor of of Miami. Was he taken seriously? Did the man known for partly plunging the rap era into a state of useless...

Black Politicos: Top 15 Campaign War Chests

Show me the cash on hand.  Don Payne has more than I thought… Lacy Clay is trying to scare Russ Carnahan off… The campaign season is here.  Who has the cash on hand?  Below is a list...

Mayor Ray Kelly’s Assistant Mikey Agrees on Spying

684,330 NYPD stop and frisks by NYPD in 2011… now spying. Reporters covering City Hall should be asking: Who is this guy Bloomberg in front of the podium? read here Where is the Mayor? Why...

Waters Happy with New Found Diversity @ Comcast/NBC

Grilling the Comcast/NBC execs on diversity worked… Rep. Maxine Waters has long questioned whether allowing Comcast to merge with NBC was a good thing in terms of minority participation,...

Cleaver: We’ve Entered Sad “Sick” Period of Religious Attacks on Pres Obama

Section 6 Article 3 of Constitution:  Anyone read that?  pssst hey you Tea Partiers… wake up.  “The Senators and Representatives before mentioned, and the Members of the several State...

Feb 27: Bobby Scott + VA Sheriff: Smart on Crime Briefing

Monday, Feb 27: Rep. Bobby Scott, who along with 11 other CBC members voted against the Clinton Crime Bill that resulted in the U.S. becoming the world’s leader in incarceration, will host...

Never Ending Completely Effed Up Maxine Waters Fiasco Investigation Set to Interfere With Her Getting Chair Adds Yet Another Twist

Waters investigated… others walk… So when you have to call in an outside attorney to the tune of millions in taxpayer money to fix what you messed up that’s a bad thing right? ...