Love, Davis: Retirements Could Bring Two Black Republicans to Congress
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Love, Davis: Retirements Could Bring Two Black Republicans to Congress

Mia Love and Artur Davis.  With the retirement announcements today of Reps. Frank Wolf and…

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Yvette Clarke on Trey Radel Ethics Panel
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Yvette Clarke on Trey Radel Ethics Panel

The House Ethics Committee, a panel that has in the past focused disproportionately on Black…

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Chaka Fattah Awarded for Focus on STEM, Stroke, Brain Research
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Chaka Fattah Awarded for Focus on STEM, Stroke, Brain Research

On December 12, the Science Coalition named Rep. Chaka Fattah a “Champion of Science” in…

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The Most Powerful Man in Housing: Will Watt Shake Up Mortgage World
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The Most Powerful Man in Housing: Will Watt Shake Up Mortgage World

A post at mortgageloan.com outlines what Rep. Mel Watt will have influence over as the…

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Friends, Colleagues Say Farewell to Mel Watt
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Friends, Colleagues Say Farewell to Mel Watt

On Thursday, December 12, after 19 hours of flying from South Africa, Rep. Mel Watt…

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Johannesburg: Rangel, Conyers in South Africa
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Johannesburg: Rangel, Conyers in South Africa

The Black Caucus’ two most senior members, Reps. John Conyers, 84, and Charlie Rangel, 83,…

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Scott: The World Lost Its Most Unwavering Advocates for Freedom…
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Scott: The World Lost Its Most Unwavering Advocates for Freedom…

Scott Statement on the Passing of Nelson Mandela WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Robert C. “Bobby”…

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Cummings, Scott Want DOJ to Collect More “Stand Your Ground” Data
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Cummings, Scott Want DOJ to Collect More “Stand Your Ground” Data

Durbin, Cummings, and Bicameral Group of Members Request DOJ Collect More Data on “Stand Your…

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Norton Details Why Busting the Filibuster Was Essential
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Norton Details Why Busting the Filibuster Was Essential

Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), the chair of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Judicial Nominations…

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3 Filibuster Charts That Will Blow Your Mind
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3 Filibuster Charts That Will Blow Your Mind

Goodbye Filibuster. Hello Mel Watt.
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Goodbye Filibuster. Hello Mel Watt.

Go nuclear.  Should Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid moved on a vote to confirm over-qualified…

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John Lewis on John Kennedy
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John Lewis on John Kennedy

Rep. John Lewis of Georgia, in his own words, on John F. Kennedy:   Lewis: “When…

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Fudge on Filibuster: What is the Price We Pay for Prejudice?
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Fudge on Filibuster: What is the Price We Pay for Prejudice?

CBC Chair Marcia Fudge Remarks on Senate Filibuster of D.C Circuit Nominee Wilkins Yesterday, Congressional…

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10 Clowns in House GOP Move to Impeach Eric Holder
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10 Clowns in House GOP Move to Impeach Eric Holder

GOP Holder Obsession Continues. First let’s get this out of the way.  There are ten…

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