How Will Obama Take on Foreclosures?

How Will Obama Take on Foreclosures?

by The Root

The country set a record for foreclosures in 2008, the year that saw President Obama's election and during… Read More

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California Lawyer Gives Up Home to Homeless Family for a Year

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A California lawyer is giving up his fully-furnished home in Los Angeles for a homeless family to live in for a year, according to… Read More

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by The Grio

A diverse group of men and women were sworn in as the 113th Congress today at noon. Over 90 newcomers will… Read More

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For the fifth consecutive year, President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton have been voted the… Read More

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by The Root

In an effort to improve educational offerings, some school districts across the country have taken up President Obama on his recent… Read More

About That Fiscal Cliff...<br />
Now What?

About That Fiscal Cliff...
Now What?

by Zerlina Maxwell

At 12:01 AM on January 1, 2013, we went over the fiscal… Read More

PAYBACK TIME

PAYBACK TIME

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To say that African-Americans have been there for President Obama is an understatement. Many believe it was the tremendous turnout he received from… Read More

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10 States Raise Minimum Wage in 2013

by The Grio

Ten states raised their minimum wage at the start of 2013. On Tuesday, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Missouri, Montana… Read More

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