Congressional Black Caucus

‘What Do You Have to Lose?’ Black Legislators Answer Trump’s Question

by Sheryl Huggins Salomon

When President Donald Trump said that abolitionist Frederick Douglass (who died in 1895) is “an example of somebody who’s done an amazing job and is... Read More


What African-Americans Have to Lose From Trump’s Budget Plan

by Sheryl Huggins Salomon

College grants. Heating and power bill assistance. Community development funding. The delivery of meals to homebound seniors who would otherwise starve. Free civil legal... Read More


CBC Chair Issues Apology for Joke About Kellyanne Conway

by #teamEBONY

Louisiana Rep. Cedric Richmond apologized for making a crude joke about White House adviser Kellyanne Conway whose comfortable position on a couch during a... Read More