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CBC Members to Meet with Trump on March 22

CBC Members to Meet with Trump on March 22.  Members of the Congressional Black Caucus will meet with President Donald Trump next week on...

Black Caucus Discusses Membership Rules as Espaillat Requests Membership

Rep. Adriano Espaillat (D-NY), a freshman member of the House who is occupying a seat in a diverse district that includes Harlem, has expressed interest...

With 8 Years of Workin Play, Obama Tells Black Voters He’d...

"There’s no such thing as a vote that doesn’t matter. It all matters. And after we have achieved historic turnout in 2008 and 2012,...

Black State Legislators Taking Center Stage in Creating Greater Digital Equity

The Congressional Black Caucus, as the conscience of Congress, has been working diligently since last year’s launch of the CBC Tech 2020 Initiative to...

The FCC’s Proposal to Unlock the Set-Top Box Could Harm Independent...

Over-the-top streaming services and app-based technology have revolutionized the video marketplace in recent years. Today, consumers can choose to access the programming they love...

Increasing African-American Inclusion in Tech

By Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II (D-Mo.) This article originally appeared on The Hill, and was republished with permission from Congressman Cleaver's staff.  On July 26, 1948, Missouri’s...

Congressional Black Caucus Launches CBC TECH 2020 to Diversify Tech Sector

Today at 4:00 p.m. EST, the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) will launch CBC TECH 2020, a new initiative aimed at increasing African American representation...

CBC: Continuing the Legacy of Advocacy and Change

“The CBC was formed in 1971 because its founders understood that Black lives matter.  Black boys matter.  Black girls matter.  The Black family matters. ...

Alleviate Poverty in America by Expanding Outreach

Have we spent too many years overlooking the real challenges of our economy? Are there still too many of us living from paycheck to...

Butterfield Elected Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus for the 114th...

WASHINGTON, DC -- Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) was unanimously elected today as the 24th Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus for the 114th Congress.  Beginning in...