Rep. Love: SAFE Justice Act Most Comprehensive #JusticeReform Bill in House
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Rep. Love: SAFE Justice Act Most Comprehensive #JusticeReform Bill in House

Why Are Two Black Civil Rights Orgs Endorsing a Bill With Two New Mandatory Minimums?
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Why Are Two Black Civil Rights Orgs Endorsing a Bill With Two New Mandatory Minimums?

“On behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, a coalition charged by its…

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Where’s the Data? No Numbers on Savings or Prison Reduction for Justice Bills in Congress
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Where’s the Data? No Numbers on Savings or Prison Reduction for Justice Bills in Congress

Want to stump a member of Congress currently working on justice reform? Ask them the…

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#Obama Wants “Meaningful #JusticeReform.”  Good Luck Mr. President
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#Obama Wants “Meaningful #JusticeReform.” Good Luck Mr. President

“Thirty years ago, there were 500,000 people behind bars in America.  Today, there are 2.2…

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@NBCBLK: What If the CBC Leveraged Voted for #SpeakeroftheHouse?
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@NBCBLK: What If the CBC Leveraged Voted for #SpeakeroftheHouse?

NBCBLK: Could the Congressional Black Caucus block their votes in such a way to get…

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Conyers to Join Goodlatte on Bill Similar to Senate Justice Bill
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Conyers to Join Goodlatte on Bill Similar to Senate Justice Bill

Tomorrow Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) will join Republican House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) on…

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Voting: Alabama Rep. Sewell Demands AG Lynch Investigate DMV Closures in Black Communities
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Voting: Alabama Rep. Sewell Demands AG Lynch Investigate DMV Closures in Black Communities

A Blast From the Jim Crow Past.  Alabama Congresswoman Terri Sewell released a letter that…

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Everyone Has So Much Grand Advice for #BlackLivesMatter, John Lewis Comments
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Everyone Has So Much Grand Advice for #BlackLivesMatter, John Lewis Comments

Rep. John Lewis remembers his critics too… It’s impressive how much unsolicited advice the Black Lives…

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@TPM: White GOPer: We Can Beat Black Congresswoman By Adding Prisoners To Her District
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@TPM: White GOPer: We Can Beat Black Congresswoman By Adding Prisoners To Her District

A white Florida Republican suggested knocking a black, longtime Democratic congresswoman out of her seat…

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@BennieGThompson: Close to $3M Going to @JacksonStateU #STEM
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@BennieGThompson: Close to $3M Going to @JacksonStateU #STEM

Release from the office of Rep. Bennie Thompson: CONGRESSMAN THOMPSON ANNOUNCES $2,988,707 AWARDED TO JACKSON…

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@HillaryClinton to Sit at Charlie Rangel’s Table at CBC Dinner #CBCWeek #Hillary #CBCFALC15
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@HillaryClinton to Sit at Charlie Rangel’s Table at CBC Dinner #CBCWeek #Hillary #CBCFALC15

Former Secretary of State and presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will sit at the table of…

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12 #CBCWeek Events That Won’t Waste Your Time #CBCFALC15
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12 #CBCWeek Events That Won’t Waste Your Time #CBCFALC15

#CBCWeek Yes, yes it’s that time.  It’s CBC Week.  And just like any multi-day event,…

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@BernieSanders Marches in @NAACP #JusticeSummer March with @CornellWBrooks, Black Caucus Members 
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@BernieSanders Marches in @NAACP #JusticeSummer March with @CornellWBrooks, Black Caucus Members 

Today the NAACP ended their Justice summer March at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C.…

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Clash of the Titans: Pastor @JamalHBryant vs. @RepCummings
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Clash of the Titans: Pastor @JamalHBryant vs. @RepCummings

A #BlackLivesMatter candidacy in Baltimore. Well known and well respected Baltimore Pastor Jamal Bryant announced today…

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