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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Video: #SuperBowl49 Key + Peele Do #Marshawn + Richard Sherman
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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

@TheHill: Details of Steve Scalise’s Effort to Kill Slavery Apology Resolution
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@TheHill: Details of Steve Scalise’s Effort to Kill Slavery Apology Resolution

With these new revelations in the Scalise Saga one has to wonder: What is Rep.…

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George Curry: Is Obama Trying to Kill Black Colleges? #HBCUs
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George Curry: Is Obama Trying to Kill Black Colleges? #HBCUs

HBCUs vs. President Obama.  Once again, HBCU advocates find themselves protecting Historically Black Colleges and…

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#FreeCommunityCollege: “I Think That Kills #HBCUs”
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#FreeCommunityCollege: “I Think That Kills #HBCUs”

During the Obama Administration, there have been policy moves that have hurt HBCUs.  The latest…

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#Photos: @SenatorTimScott Visits Reps. @MiaBLove + Will Hurd
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#Photos: @SenatorTimScott Visits Reps. @MiaBLove + Will Hurd

Black Republicans. On the first day of the 114th Congress, Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) visited…

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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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Committees: @RepJeffries @RepAdams on Education, @MiaBLove on Financial Services
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Committees: @RepJeffries @RepAdams on Education, @MiaBLove on Financial Services

Committee assignments for Democrats in the House are being handed out and there are some…

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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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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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Mia Love to Join Congressional Black Caucus
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Mia Love to Join Congressional Black Caucus

Rep.-Elect Mia Love will join the Congressional Black Caucus according to sources close to the situation.…

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Pelosi Merges Steve Scalise with GOP Views on Voting Rights, #Immigration
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Pelosi Merges Steve Scalise with GOP Views on Voting Rights, #Immigration

Actions Speak Louder Than Whatever Happened in 2002.  In a statement that merges conservatives views,…

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Autopsy Shows #EzellFord Was Shot in the Back, Karen Bass Reacts
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Autopsy Shows #EzellFord Was Shot in the Back, Karen Bass Reacts

  Ezell Ford was shot dead by police in California two days after Mike Brown…

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