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A Romney White House: Slim Pickings for People of Color?

Despite a hard right shift, the Romney camp might have a few high profile people of color to tap into

Will Your Pastor Help You Cast Your Vote?

As social issues grab headlines, observers wonder about the role of the church in this year's elections

White House Cheerleaders Big Up Jobs Act

The Obama Administration is putting on its Jobs Act show, sharply contrasting itself against Republicans.

White House Commemorates America’s HBCUs

President Barack Obama has declared this National Historically Black Colleges and Universities Week to recognize the significance of HBCUs and to honor the contributions...

Debt Deal: Breakdown on the Details

Senior White House advisor Valerie Jarrett held a call with reporters outlining the details of the debt ceiling deal reached with Congressional leaders this week and signed into law by the President.

Despite Administration Push, CBC Says No to Debt Deal

There are 41 black members of Congress who voted on the debt ceiling deal. Twenty-seven of them voted against it.

Troubled Cities Get Support from ‘Strong Cities, Strong Communities’

This week, the Obama administration renewed its commitment to the economic viability of the nation’s cities and local regions with the launch of the Strong...

Sharpton’s National Action Network Emerges as Clear White House Favorite

Rev. Sharpton has played the role of being Obama's protector, consultant and a mixed bag of political defender as others are critical of a President viewed as MIA on issues affecting African Americans disproportionately.

White House Budget Increases Programs for Women, Children

The White House Commission on Women and Girls recently hosted a budget-related conference call featuring Senior White House Advisor and Commission Chair Valerie Jarrett.

Obama Meets with National Policy Alliance

Yesterday, the President met with the National Policy Alliance as part of his effort to rally various interests around his middle class tax compromise.