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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...

Don’t Blame Us!

Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Chair Marcia L. Fudge released the following opinion on the 2014 midterm election results. As pundits continue to play the blame...

Silent No More: John Lewis Comes Out Against Boggs Confirmation

Over the last two days a question was swirling: Was civil rights legend John Lewis secretly supporting President Obama's confederate flag-linked nominee Michael Boggs...

After 660 Days and “Mindless” GOP Obstruction, Judge Brian Davis is...

After 660 Days, Today is Davis' Day.  Six hundred and sixty-six days ago, President Obama nominated Judge Brian Davis of Florida to serve on...

President Obama, Congressional Black Caucus: No Meeting in 675 Days

One year, ten months... President Obama and the Congressional Black Caucus have not had a meeting in 675 days as of March 18 -- two...

AABE Summit Puts Focus on Increasing Minority Participation in Energy Industry

Gathering ideas to increase minority – particularly African American – participation in all aspects of the energy and environmental sectors was discussed at the...

Can Minorities Benefit From Non-Partisan Approach to Governing?

Politics is an interesting blood sport. So much of what the media and the punditry are saying about the presidential nominees has little to...

Heating Oil Prices Start To Climb As Fall, Winter Set In

Residential heating oil prices were on the increase as the nation moves...