Friday, May 27, 2016
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Only One in 227 Years... and Fighting. The drama that needlessly surrounded the statewide run of Rep. Donna Edwards (D-Md.) vs. Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) was entirely avoidable. It began February 11, when the Congressional Black Caucus PAC showed...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L9aHGxf3nOk The tributes for Prince keep coming in.  The legendary producer, singer, songwriter, and guitarist who was born Prince Rogers Nelson, died unexpectedly on April 21, at 57.  His sudden death has prompted an outpouring of remembrances and tributes. Above is...
Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats will hold a press conference tomorrow on the "House Republicans’ agenda of inaction." On the night of the very first day of the presidency of Barack Obama, January 20, 2009, a group of Republicans...
Former Obama Administration official Will Jawando has received the endorsement of Rep. Elijah Cummings.  Jawando is running in Maryland's 8th Congressional District in a crowded field of candidates. Cummings recorded a robocall for Jawando that will go to over 40,000 people...
I know you could have never guessed this one.  No one could have guessed that the same Police Department that is a part of the legacy that was responsible for the murder of Black Panther Fred Hampton over 45...
On August 29, 2013, a Fairfax County police officer shot John Geer standing in the front door of his home in Fairfax, Va.  Geer had been drinking and his girlfriend called police as he tossed her belongings out of the house. Geer...
By Sara Benitez, Latino Program Director for Faith in Public Life The contentious debate over immigration policy has monopolized the 2016 election and next week the rhetoric from both sides of the issue will reach a fevered pitch. On Monday, April...
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Even though Republicans insist that Judge Merrick Garland's nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court will never be considered, they claim looks increasingly ridiculous as Garland visits Senator after Senator. Today Garland met with not only Democrat Senator Cory Booker of...
During a discussion last night with Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump, Fox News anchor Bill O'Reilly asked Trump if he had a specific economic plan for minorities and specifically Black voters.  During the discussion, O'Reilly asked Trump the following: “But how...