House Pulls GOP Healthcare Bill Because of Lack of Party Support

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Due to a lack of votes in support, House Republicans have pulled the healthcare bill. The withdrawal represents a major defeat for President Trump,... Read More


Florida Rep. Alcee Hastings ‘Mad as Hell’ on Trump Healthcare Bill

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It’s not hard to guess that the attempt by the White House to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act has run into opposition... Read More

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White House Fails to Get Votes to Repeal Affordable Care Act

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In a day where they had hoped to declare a victory in their plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act or “Obamacare,”... Read More

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‘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

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Trump Pledges Travel Ban Will Go to Supreme Court, If Necessary

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President Trump, has vowed to appeal the rulings of two federal judges placing a halt on his revised travel ban on Wednesday — which... Read More

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Snoop Dogg Becomes Trump’s Latest Twitter Beef Target

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By now, President Trump is expected to make remarks on Twitter that will garner massive attention over the course of the news cycle. But... Read More

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Snoop Dogg Criticized by Sen. Marco Rubio Over Video

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Snoop Dogg may have made his feelings clear about President Trump in the music video for the song “Lavender,” but a Republican legislator says... Read More


Rep. Elijah Cummings Sets Trump Straight on Anti-Black Rhetoric

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Rep. Elijah Cummings says he used his meeting with President Trump as an opportunity to tell him that his rhetoric on Black communities has... Read More


Trump Administration Considering $6 Billion Cut to HUD Budget

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The Trump administration is reportedly considering cutting the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s budget by more than $6 billion, The Washington Post reports. The... Read More