AR-2 Ad for Blue Dog Dem Targets Black Voters

Dem ad for AR-2. The new ad below released by the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) reveals much of what the Democrat’s strategy for Black voters is. In short, it’s:...

Noerdlinger Obsession Verifies NY Reporters Make Under $170,000

“It’s none of your f—ing business.” — New York City Mayor Ed Koch.  If you want to learn every detail of every parking ticket or unpaid debt of the Chief of Staff of the wife of the Mayor of New...

8 Million: #Dems Silent On #Obamacare Even Though It’s Working

THE ROOT: Obamacare Is Working, but No One—GOP or Dem—Is Running on It Eight million sign-ups later, Democrats still won’t brag about the Affordable Care Act—and Republicans have a hard time...

Judge Slaps Down TX Voter Law, Calls It “Poll Tax”

A Judge made a fool out of whoever came up with the Texas voting law. U.S. District Judge Nelva Ramos ruled that Texas’ voter ID law, “amounted to an unconstitutional poll tax.”...

6/19/14: House Debate on the Grayson Amdt. Against Police Militarization

On June 19, 2014 the House debated an amendment by Rep. Alan Grayson (D-FL) that would have cut funding for war gear the Pentagon is giving to civilian police for free.  The attempt to stem the...

G.K. Butterfield Set to Be Next CBC Chair

HERE COMES THE JUDGE. Rep. G.K. Butterfield (D-NC), 67, is expected to be elected the next chair of the Congressional Black Caucus for the 114th Congress.  If he is selected by his colleagues in...

#Ferguson: @SpeakerBoehner Calls for “Full and Thorough Investigation”

Today at about 1 p.m. Republican House Speaker John Boehner beat a lot of Democrats (Schumer? Hillary? Durbin?) to the punch on the situation in Ferguson, Mo.  The death of Mike Brown on...

Daily Beast: Democrats Pay Black Staffers 30% Less

Democrats Pay Black Staffers 30% Less The Daily Beast: Campaign staffers who are people of color routinely get paid less than their white counterparts, and are often given less glamorous jobs....

What Rep. Luis Gutierrez Said in Spanish on August 1st

After House Republicans decided to play a PR games with itself rather than try and pass something that could actually become law, Rep. Luis Gutierrez had had enough.  What Gutierrez said in...

First Black Female Gov: Christensen Wins Crowded Virgin Islands Primary

There may have been storms on election day, but for Delegate Donna Christensen the sun was shining.  She and her running mate, Basil Ottley, beat out a crowded six candidate field to win the...

@DCCC Launches Minority Vendor Page

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has put up a registration page for minority vendors.  It can be found here: http://www.dccc.org/page/s/vendor-diversity.  The page is one piece of...

Rev. Jackson’s Pressure on Big Tech Gets Results, Twitter Reveals Stats

“Rev. Jesse Jackson’s campaign on silicon valley is just as important as a march on police brutality in New York,” said Roland Martin this morning on his radio show News One...

Imagine If Maxine Waters Said All This? Dem Rep. Cuellar Blasts President #Obama

Cuellar Gets Called by White House.  Will He Get a Meeting? Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-TX) told Fox News yesterday that he could care less,”who gets angry at me at the White House,” and is...