#CRomnibus: #Obama Fights for Bill With No $ For Police Cams, $1B for Egypt

A $1.1 trillion bill without his $0.000263T in camera money. What exactly did Democrats win in the $1.1 trillion CRomnibus bill that passed the House and the Senate?  On December 1, the President...

Sharpton’s 12/13 March: No Anti-Police Militarization Demand?

Where’s the Police Militarization Issue? A look at the demands from NAN President Al Sharpton and Urban League President Mark Morial reveals a major issue is missing: Militarization of...

First Stop on AG Holder’s Cop/Community Trust Tour: Atlanta #Ferguson

Mike Brown, Eric Garner, Tamir Rice, Ezell Ford.  Attorney General Eric Holder will discuss “building trust between law enforcement and the community” in different cities.  The first...

@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...

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...

G.K. Butterfield To Be Elected 24th Chair of the Black Caucus Wednesday

On Wednesday, November 19, Rep. G.K. Butterfield will be elected the 24th Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus. This post was originally published at Crewof42 in September.  HERE COMES THE...

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...

Who DCCC Spent Big Money On

Cold blooded, clear eyed and diagnostic. It’s interesting to note DCCC spending late money in WV-3, GA-12 and NY-11 when those races were clearly over weeks ago — then Steve Horsford...

South Carolina Exit Poll Asks If Blacks Are Too Uppity

As reported by Mashable a election day exit poll in South Carolina asked voters to “Agree” or “Disagree” with this question: “Blacks are getting too demanding in...

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...

Looking for a #Midterms2014 Surprise? Look to Georgia

Georgia On My Mind. For the 2014 midterm elections, the Democrats spent $60 million on a grassroots focused effort called the “Bannock Street Project.” The Banno...

The Root: Democrats and Some Rs Speak Against GOP Willie Horton Ad

The Root: Democrats and Some Dems Speak Against GOP Willie Horton Ad READ —> http://www.theroot.com/articles/politics/2014/10/condemnation_for_nebraska_campaign_ad.html?wpisrc=topstories