Congressional Black Caucus

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

by Sheryl Huggins Salomon   Mar 23, 2017

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

Budget

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

by Sheryl Huggins Salomon   Mar 17, 2017

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

Richmond

CBC Chair Issues Apology for Joke About Kellyanne Conway

by #teamEBONY   Mar 07, 2017

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