Black Unemployment for Jan. 2015: 10.3%
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Black Unemployment for Jan. 2015: 10.3%

Black unemployment for January 2015 was 10.3%.  It was 10.4% in december 2014 , so…

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@TheHill: Rep. Richmond’s Steve Scalise Rehab Campaign Continues
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@TheHill: Rep. Richmond’s Steve Scalise Rehab Campaign Continues

@TheRoot CBC Offers Support to #Ferguson Activists
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@TheRoot CBC Offers Support to #Ferguson Activists

Lauren Victoria Burke in TheRoot.com. CBC Offers Support to #Ferguson Activists. After a dinner meeting with 10…

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#Ferguson: Only African American on St. Louis Board of Elections Removed
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#Ferguson: Only African American on St. Louis Board of Elections Removed

“When you have a county that has at least 45 percent minority population you would…

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#HBCUs: Pres #Obama Gives Much Needed Help to Norfolk State
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#HBCUs: Pres #Obama Gives Much Needed Help to Norfolk State

Virginia’s Norfolk State University has been reeling.  On december 10, the college was placed on…

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#Voting: Top Republican is Against #VRA Section Five Fix
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#Voting: Top Republican is Against #VRA Section Five Fix

#Voting Rights: Today during a breakfast, the Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, Rep. Bob…

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@TheRoot: Turning Action Into Law to Stop Police Killings #Ferguson
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@TheRoot: Turning Action Into Law to Stop Police Killings #Ferguson

TheRoot: A handful of new bills prompted by the killings of unarmed African-American civilians will…

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10.4%: Black Unemployment Still Double But Lowest Since July 2008
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10.4%: Black Unemployment Still Double But Lowest Since July 2008

Lower But Still Double: Black Unemployment is 10.4%. Remember September 2011 when Black unemployment was…

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The 35 Dems Who Joined the GOP to Hurt Consumer Protections in Dodd-Frank
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The 35 Dems Who Joined the GOP to Hurt Consumer Protections in Dodd-Frank

Define Democrat. Remember back in May 2014 when Huffington Post wrote a scathing article on…

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A List of White Supremacist Violence Over 3 Years 2010, 2011, 2012
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A List of White Supremacist Violence Over 3 Years 2010, 2011, 2012

Yesterday a pipe bomb went off near an NAACP headquarters in Colorado.  The Anti Defamation…

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#CBC114 Butterfield Speech Text
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#CBC114 Butterfield Speech Text

Swearing-In Speech for Congressman G. K. Butterfield, the Chairman-Elect of the Congressional Black Caucus for…

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Waters Statement on #StuartScott
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Waters Statement on #StuartScott

Rep. Maxine Waters of California issued a statement on the death of ESPN’S Stuart Scott…

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DA Who Failed to Indict Cop Who Killed #EricGarner Set to Run for Congress
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DA Who Failed to Indict Cop Who Killed #EricGarner Set to Run for Congress

New York Republican and Staten Island District Attorney Dan Donovan is set to run for…

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Scott Death In Custody Bill Becomes Law After Obama Signs #Ferguson
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Scott Death In Custody Bill Becomes Law After Obama Signs #Ferguson

The chances of a bill becoming law in Congress are incredibly low.  This is particularly…

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