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Danny Davis

Son of Rep. Danny Davis Found Dead

The son of U.S. Congressman Danny Davis was found dead Thursday night, a spokeswoman for…

Malcolm Jenkins, Anquan Boldin

Why Some NFL Players Want Congress to Tackle Social Justice Issues

Slow clap for Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins, free agent wide receiver Anquan Boldin and…

Steve King

A Short List of Rep. Steve King’s Most Volatile Remarks

Iowa Rep. Steve King has been in the news recently because of racially charged comments…

Biggie Smalls

Where Brooklyn At? Biggie Smalls Even Reaches Congress

Remember Rappin’ Duke? Dah-ha, Dah-ha? You never thought hip-hop would take it this far… But…

Richmond

CBC Chair Issues Apology for Joke About Kellyanne Conway

Louisiana Rep. Cedric Richmond apologized for making a crude joke about White House adviser Kellyanne…

Van Jones

Why is the Web Tripping on Van Jones?

The Internet sometimes, well much of the time…actually most of the time, is a pretty…

Influencers: Rep. Barbara Lee and Her Aim to Make History

Years before Barbara Lee became a California congresswoman, she was a single mother of two…

Kamala Harris Kim Foxx Ilhan Oman

Black Women Who Broke Through on Election Night

Black Women ran and won in 2016 at all levels of government and decisively kicked…

Lawmaker Tells of His Own Unnerving Encounters with Police

Issues between the African American community and law enforcement run deep, so deep in fact…

Democrats Conclude Gun Control Sit-in

House Democrats have ended their 25 1/2 hour sit-in on the chamber’s floor that they’ve…