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Lauren Victoria Burke

Lauren Victoria Burke
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Twitter: @LVBurke / Lauren Victoria Burke is an independent journalist who analyses politics and justice reform. She created Crewof42.com, a blog that covers the work of African American members of Congress, in 2009. Ms. Burke has also been a staffer for the Senate Democratic Policy Committee and Director of Communications for Rep. Andre Carson (D-IN). She has had a very diverse career in politics and media and appears weekly on NewsOneNow with Roland Martin. She has also appeared on Hardball with Chris Matthews, Politics Nation with Al Sharpton and Up with Steve Kornacki on MSNBC. She is also a contributing writer for NBCNews.com and TheRoot.com Ms. Burke was born in the Bronx, New York and grew up on Long Island. She holds a B.A. in History from The American University. E-mail: LBurke007@gmail.com. Instagram: LVB325.

Would Paul Ryan Put Himself and His Family on #Trumpcare?

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Test: Which of These Quotes Are Rep. Steve King and Which...

Go ahead and test yourself: Which one of the statements below was made by a Republican member of Congress from Iowa -- Republican Steve King...

Joe Kennedy in 2020

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Paul Ryan Reveals That Hating Obama is True Motivator of “Health...

"We're gonna send more money to the people who have gotten the richest over the last ten years, that's what does this does, no?"...

Trump Puts HBCUs in the Spotlight and Scares Everyone

Who would have ever imagined that President Trump would become a catalyst for national press about HBCUs? Recently, the presidents of these institutions were...

On Cost and Coverage House Republicans Have No Clue on Trumpcare

House Republicans raced out a health care bill yesterday.  They have no cost estimate for their health care bill and no estimate on how...

Video: Six Civil Rights Leaders Meet with Attorney General Jeff Sessions

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HUD Secretary Ben Carson Apologize for Comparing Slavery and Immigration

Ben Carson does it again.  The man who has everyone wondering if surgeons are really all that smart has done it again. In his first...

New ADL Report Uncovers Upswing in White Supremacists Bringing Message to...

The Anti-Defamation League has released a new report showing an increase in activity by white supremacist groups on college campuses. “White supremacists have consciously made the...

Video: Sessions Recusal Comes After Obvious Conflict of Interest, Lie Under...

Video: Members of Congress and intelligence experts attempt to figure out the problem of involving Attorney General Jeff Sessions in any investigation around why...