Tuesday, August 22, 2017
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When it comes to the cost of broadband service, those who can afford it are often frustrated by the additional taxes and fees that accompany their monthly bills. Last fall, Congress took strides to reduce the amount of excess taxes...
For all of those who say that yesterday's tweet by Donald Trump was just a "joke," let's have another review of the relationship between Donald Trump and violence. The subject of Trump and violence has been covered numerous times,...
The Democratic party's obsession with "white working class" voters never seems to confront the question of whether working class voters shunned the "Democratic party" or a Hillary Clinton. There are several arrows that point to the problem being the...
Donald Trump's routine is so obvious and transparent it's barely worth calling out. His game is clear: Discredit the press before the really bad press hits.   It's no coincidence that during the same week The Wall Street Journal added a...
On Wednesday, July 12, 2017, CNN contributor Angela Rye will launch weekly podcast show called "ON 1 with A. Rye."  Rye is an attorney and the CEO of IMPACT Strategies, a political advocacy firm in Washington. The first episode will...
On June 21, the Congressional Black Caucus formally declined an offer from the Trump Administration to meet for the second time in less than six months.  That's a huge change.  When President Obama was in office the Caucus waited...
McConnell Forced To Delay Trumpcare Vote on Bill that Takes Healhcare from 22 Million. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) announced that it's "complicated" and the WHite House announced they are still committed and "optimistic" about repealing "Obamacare."  Of course...
By Representative Greg Porter, IN; President, National Black Caucus of State Legislators Minority communities across the United States have learned by experience to stay vigilant. It seems like there’s always something coming around the corner that poses a new threat...
Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-LA) had a busy day yesterday.  As Congressional Black Caucus Chair he took a vote of members during their weekly meeting on whether to meet with President Trump (as a group). Before that meeting, Richmond challenged...
Millions were spent, thousands voted.  But the Democrats went 5-0 on red seats that were left vacant by Trump appointees.  GA-06 -- (Price) Winner: Handel by 9,702 / 51-48 GA-06 -- (Price) (runoff) Osoff barely loses chance to win seat straight...