Why You Can Bet Jesse Jr Will Get the Full 4 Years
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Why You Can Bet Jesse Jr Will Get the Full 4 Years

  And his wife too. Though no one can deny how spectacularly stupid stealing $750,000…

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Equal Justice? Why Hasn’t Bob McDonnell Been Indicted?
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Equal Justice? Why Hasn’t Bob McDonnell Been Indicted?

Question: How is it that the Governor of Virginia hasn’t been indicted on corruption charges?…

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Led by Mignon Clyburn, FCC Cuts Prison Phone Rates
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Led by Mignon Clyburn, FCC Cuts Prison Phone Rates

  On April 25, 2013, Reps. Bobby Rush (D-IL), Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Rep.…

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Black Unemployment 16.5 to 12.6%: The Puzzle of the Unemployment Rate
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Black Unemployment 16.5 to 12.6%: The Puzzle of the Unemployment Rate

By William Spriggs The Bureau of Labor Statistics released its latest report on the job…

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CBC Calls for Detroit Bailout: $800 for Bankers, $ for Fertilizer Plants But Zero for Detroit
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CBC Calls for Detroit Bailout: $800 for Bankers, $ for Fertilizer Plants But Zero for Detroit

$800 Billion for Bankers. Zero for Detroit.  “The CBC stands with the citizens, workers, and…

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HBCU Presidents Ask #Obama to Meet Them on Parent PLUS Loan Problem
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HBCU Presidents Ask #Obama to Meet Them on Parent PLUS Loan Problem

  $7,500,000 lost at Howard University $6,448.000 lost at Hampton University $4,490,000 lost at Morgan…

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Fattah Goes to Ireland for Big Neuroscience Powwow
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Fattah Goes to Ireland for Big Neuroscience Powwow

During August recess, members of Congress are heading to China, Israel and, in the case…

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75 in House Support Wilson’s American Jobs Act in One Week
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75 in House Support Wilson’s American Jobs Act in One Week

Tweet: The #AmericanJobsAct of 2013 provides tax credits for hiring workers who have been jobless…

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HBCU President Creates “Emergency Fund” as Parent PLUS Problem Hits Students
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HBCU President Creates “Emergency Fund” as Parent PLUS Problem Hits Students

  HBCUs and the Parent PLUS problem — 300 students in jeopardy at Morgan State: …

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12.6%! Best Black Unemployment Number During Obama Presidency
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12.6%! Best Black Unemployment Number During Obama Presidency

BLACK UNEMPLOYMENT DROPS TO LOWEST LEVEL OF OBAMA PRESIDENCY. The Black unemployment rate has improved…

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5 Big Things for Don Lemon to Think About
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5 Big Things for Don Lemon to Think About

      CNN let Roland go and kept this? –> see video On this whole Don…

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25 Black Caucus Members Join Amash/Conyers Against NSA Spying
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25 Black Caucus Members Join Amash/Conyers Against NSA Spying

The 25 in Black Caucus who voted against NSA spying.  The vote on the Amash/Conyer…

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Details on July 26 Black Caucus Summit on Urban Violence
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Details on July 26 Black Caucus Summit on Urban Violence

  LIVESTREAM –> www.csu.edu/livestream Details on the Black Caucus National Summit on Violence in Urban Communities in…

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Text: What AG Eric Holder Said on Voting Rights at the Urban League Conference
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Text: What AG Eric Holder Said on Voting Rights at the Urban League Conference

Excerpt from the Attorney General’s speech at NUL on Voting Rights: “…today I am announcing…

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