Saturday, October 21, 2017
Blog
Black Caucus Members Push Trump to Help Virgin Islands. Led by Del. Stacey Plaskett (D-VI) and Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-LA), members of the CBC pushed for more assistance and attention for the Virgin Islands. “There is massive devastation...
Texas Rep. Rep. Al Green Takes Impeachment to the Floor of the House. In a daring a bold move, Rep. Al Green arrived on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives and looked as if he was about...
Discuss Anything Other Than Police Misconduct. In the world of Cowboys owner Jerry Jones you get to tell your employees what to do even if it violated the first amendment to the Constitution you say you're so loyal to. In...
No whinin' or complainin.' The CBC Gala that took place on the night of September 23rd was the first in years not featuring President Barack Obama or first lady Michelle Obama.  The lines for metal detectors were short and there...
During CBC Week, California Senator Kamala Harris, who is now being talked about as a possible future candidate for President, delivered remarks and accepted the President’s Award at the Black Women’s Agenda, Inc. 40th Annual Symposium Workshop and Awards Lunch...
Rep. Robin Kelly on America's Gun Problem. After taking over the House floor after the slaughter of 49 people at the Pulse Nightclub shooting in Florida, Democrats who are in the minority in the House find themselves rallying to...
One year after Diego Scotti, Chief Marketing Officer for Verizon, sent a letter to 11 of the company's marketing agencies telling them to diversify or risk loosing business, Verizon launched its own marketing fellowship. The Verizon AdFellows program is a...
Fifty-Nine Shot Dead in Las Vegas: GOP Offers "Thoughts and Prayers," No Action. Even in the wake of the return of their colleague Steve Scalise, after he was shot on a baseball field in Virginia on June 14, the GOP...
Over the last week President Trump has tweeted more about the NFL than he has the massive tragedy in the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. The two U.S. territories were hit hard by Hurricane Maria on September 20 and 21.  The...
Until the Next Time. Mass shooting in the U.S. is defined by a shooting with more than three people shot. Today is the 275th day of 2017 and the U.S. has had 273 mass shootings so far. Last night in Las...