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Rep. Alan Williams: Tis the Season to Fight for the Middle...

As the holiday season kicks off into full gear, Americans will get together with their families, friends and neighbors to celebrate many things. And while...

Federal Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Eliminate the Debt Ceiling, Assauge Investor...

Congressman Hank Johnson (D-GA) joined two other representatives Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and Jim Moran (D-VA) to introduce legislation, the Full Faith and Credit Act of 2011.

Julie Ajinkya, Center for American Progress, on Lack of Diversity in...

Ellison recently spoke with Julie Ajinkya, Policy Analyst for Progress 2050 about lack of diversity on the new Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction.

Marc Goldwein of the New America Foundation Talks to Politic365

Ellison talks with Marc Goldwein, Policy Director of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, former Assoc. Dir. of the Bowles/Simpson Deficit Committee

Buffett and Schultz Proposals Problematic for White House

Politically, Schultz’s pledge could be significantly problematic for President Obama heading into the next election cycle. Republicans need not worry.

Social Security, Politricks & Black Poverty

How did something that works like a lifetime savings account end up as an "entitlement" in the first place?

First “Super Committee” Members Appointed for Debt Talks

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker John Boehner have each made their appointments to the Congressional “Super Committee.”

Critical Summer for Many African American Reps

The summer recess may seem like the time for a much needed break after the Debt Ceiling drama of the last few weeks, but as Black members of Congress that represent heavily minority districts return home, the heat may just be beginning to turn up.

Congressional Black Caucus Jobs Tour – First Stop in Cleveland Draws...

Congressional Black Caucus members Monday welcomed a reported 7,000 attendees to the first stop of its For the People Initiative Jobs Tour and promised...