Monday, February 27, 2017
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John Lewis did more before he was 25 than most people have done during their entire lives. Since Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) called Donald Trump an "illegitimate" soon-to-be President and dared to remind everyone of the dubious fact that Russia assisted...
Rep. Dave Reichert, R-Wash., a former police officer, asked the Architect of the Capitol if a painting that was a winner in the annual congressional high school contest should be taken down. The painting by St. Louis high school artist...
In September 2016, Tre 'Da Kid, a 29 year old up and coming rapper from Annapolis, Maryland, experienced the harrowing loss of his mother. By December, his life rapidly shifted to a new path when he won Verizon's #Freestyle50...
Man at CNN/Paul Ryan Town Hall speaks on how Obamacare helped him. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Ph0pT5Myy8
Tomorrow morning at what is certain to be a confirmation hearing that attracts huge news coverage, Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) will testify against his Senate colleague Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) at his nomination hearing to be attorney general. That has never...
Maureen Bunyan, a pioneering news broadcaster based in Washington, D.C. who has appeared on air for over 40, has been ousted at WJLA. The decision was made by conservative Sinclair Broadcasting. Bunyan was one of the first African American women in the U.S. to...
On January 3rd members of the U.S. House swore to uphold the Constitution on the first day of the 115th Congress -- that would include the first amendment and freedom of speech. Three days later, Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter...
Attorney Justin Fairfax, who is likely to be the only African American running a statewide race in 2017, raised an impressive $480,000 from 1,100 donors in 2016. Fairfax, who is a former Assistant U.S. Attorney, is running for Lt. Governor...
Jobs and Money. Money and Power.  During a panel discussion on Capitol Hill today from noon to 2 p.m. in room 902 of the Hart Senate Office Building, there will be a discussion on diversity in hiring on Capitol Hill. RELATED:...
With only 16 days left in the White House, President Obama did what he rarely has done over the last eight years: He met with members of Congress on Capitol Hill. The visit was more of a long goodbye than...