Sunday, November 19, 2017
Blog Page 859
In the age of streaming video, Twitter, smart phones and email, Kendrick Meek literally took his candidacy back to the streets to build support for his Florida senate candidacy. Meek amassed 145,000 signatures from Florida voters in a highly...
Someone at the Census Bureau decided that black Americans should have a choice in how to identify themselves on the 2010 census form. The racial classifications decided by the bureau are black, African-American and Negro. Negro. Census Bureau Director Robert Groves issued...
Haiti President Rene Preval is expected to show up at the United Nations armed with a 50-page "Vision and Plan" for rebuilding the nation's infrastructure, as well as  a request for $3.9 billion. The $3.9 billion will cover reconstruction...
Former U. S. Representative Kweisi Mfume starts a new position today as the executive leader of the National Medical Association (NMA), the nation's oldest and largest organization representing the interests of over 30,000 physicians of African descent and their...
President Obama surprised the nation when he surfaced Sunday in Afghanistan after a whirlwind week in which he signed his health care reform initiative into law. While the Sunday morning political talk shows mostly played "Monday morning quarterback," dissecting...
In his service as a special envoy to Haiti, former President Bill Clinton spoke to aids groups serving the earthquake-devastated country on Thursday. He asked groups to focus their energies on assistance that enables Haiti to become a self-sufficient...
Editor's Note: Please read the snippet of commentary by my colleague, Markus Robinson. It absolutely conveys the reason why and how Politic365.com exists, and it explains the necessity of our presence in new media.  I'm proud to be a...
Georgia attorney general Thurbert Baker finds himself under attack by Georgia governor Sonny Perdue and the Republican members of the Georgia legislature this week, who are rumored to be introducing a resolution to introduce Articles of Impeachment against Baker....
President Barack Obama signed the healthcare reform bill into law yesterday at the White House. Now that the historic signing ceremony is over, what does this really mean for the average citizen? So many charges and countercharges between the...
H.R. 4920 “Employing Youth for the American Dream Act of 2010” offers tax incentives to employers for hiring young workers, 16 - 24 H.R. 4920 the "Employing Youth for the American Dream Act" (EYADA) is a combination of training dollars,...