Senate Dems to Hold #Ferguson Hearing on Dec. 9

Here’s something you won’t see after January 1, 2015 when the Republicans control the Senate: A hearing on Ferguson.  When Republicans talk about “too much government”...

@INC MAG: 10 Successful Black Owned Fast-Growth Companies

How These 10 Black Entrepreneurs Built Fast-Growth Companies. Nice slideshow by Inc. Magazine’s Rebecca Borison on Black Companies with explosive growth.  INC: From IT and staffing to...

MSNBC: #Ferguson Prosecutors Gave Grand Jury Old Use of Force Law Struck by #SCOTUS in 1985

EXPLOSIVE IF ACCURATE. MSNBC reports that #Ferguson prosecutors handed the Darren Wilson grand jury the wrong law with regard to deadly use of force.  The law was stricken by the by the U.S....

2016 Campaign Starts With Jim Webb’s Walk Into Inner Cities, Focus on White Poverty

Former Senator Jim Webb, a Democrat from Virginia, launched his campaign for President late last night via an e-mail and a video.  Webb is establishing a exploratory committee that is likely to...

#BlackUnemployment: Black Leaders Silent on Immigration Executive Order

Black Unemployment Has Always Been Double.  How might President Obama’s pending executive order on immigration effect Black unemployment?  Isn’t that a question “black...

Dems Didn’t Give a Dime to This Candidate Who Came Within 1% of Victory in 2012

Flashback to 2012 — John Ewing of Nebraska. Here’s a 2012 flashback for you.  This next story is one of the many reasons why there is a continuing schism between the Black Caucus and...

DCCC’s November 3rd Release

2014 = Democrats lost 14 House seats 2012 = Democrats gained 8 House seats 2010 = Democrats lost 63 House seats Below is a Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee release from November 3,...

Wasserman Schultz Is Only Top to Admit Dem “Party Has a Problem”

“We’re looking to identify our mistakes.” Notice how Democratic National Committee Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) is the only top Democrat to admit there’s...

3,635 Votes: Anger Over Steve Horsford Loss Justified, Here’s Why

Karl Rove spends $1,072,596, Horsford loses by 3,635 votes. Usually when someone loses you get a few hours of reaction and then everyone turns the page and gets back to what they were doing.  In...

Black Leaders Meet with President Obama

A White House official informs Crewof42 that, “earlier today, President Obama met with a group of civil rights leaders to discuss a number of important issues including the Affordable Care...

AG Holder Visits Civil Rights Division’s Voting Section #Midterms2014

McClatchy: FL, GA, TX, NC: Polling places in 18 states will be subjected to in-person monitoring by the Justice Department on Tuesday, officials say. McClatchy:  The 28 targeted locations include...

5 Things That Would Define Victory for Dems on #ElectionDay #Midterms2014

It’s November 4th. What would define victory for Democrats on this election day?  These five results are a start: 1. Both Gov. Scott Walker and Rick Scott losing. Remember four years ago...

5 Things That Would Define Victory for the GOP #Midterms2014

We know about winning the Senate majority.  Let’s look at other things that would define victory for Republicans on election night. 1. Anthony Brown losing to Larry Hogan.  Now...

Black Voters Needed in Midterms, Black Issues Not So Much

WASHINGTON (FinalCall.com) – With nearly 500 congressional, Senate and even gubernatorial races to be decided in this year’s 2014 mid-term elections, President Barack Obama’s name is...