republicans

Eric Holder

Eric Holder on Republicans: When They Go Low, ‘We Kick Them’

by Teddy Grant   Oct 11, 2018

Former Attorney General Eric Holder, who’s mulling a 2020 presidential run, said at a campaign event that when Republicans “go low,” that Democrats should “kick... Read More

House Hopeful Told Go ‘Back to the Reservation’ by GOP Official

House Hopeful Told Go ‘Back to the Reservation’ by GOP Official

by Sarafina Wright   Oct 10, 2018

Sharice Davids, a Democratic candidate running to represent the 3rd congressional district of Kansas was the target of a malicious message on Facebook by... Read More

Maxine Waters, AM Joy, Russia, Trump

Maxine Waters on Trump: ‘He Is Putin’s Apprentice’

by Teddy Grant   Jul 24, 2018

Rep. Maxine Waters blasted President Donald Trump and Republicans on AM Joy  on Sunday (July 22), saying there must be action taken against the president’s relationship... Read More

Affordable Care Act

Senate’s ‘Secret’ Health Care Bill Cuts Medicaid, Eliminates Taxes for Wealthy

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jun 22, 2017

The Senate has finally released its “secret” health care bill, and it isn’t pretty. The Republican-dominated congressional branch made its plan—meant to repeal the... Read More

Healthcare

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

by #teamEBONY   Mar 24, 2017

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

Study: Republicans, Democrats Differ in Views on Discrimination

Study: Republicans, Democrats Differ in Views on Discrimination

by #teamEBONY   Mar 13, 2017

Republicans are significantly more likely to say that Whites—not Blacks in America—experience the majority of discrimination. The findings are the result of a report... Read More

Coretta Scott King Elizabeth Warren

Reading of Coretta Scott King Letter Results in Senate Fight, Silencing of Lawmaker

by #teamEBONY   Feb 08, 2017

Apparently the words of the wife of Martin Luther King were too much for Senate Republicans on Tuesday, and it drove them to try... Read More

ACA

[YOU SHOULD KNOW] The Senate Affordable Care Act Repeal Vote

by #teamEBONY   Jan 12, 2017

While America was sleeping, the GOP was hard at work trying to dismantle the signature policy accomplishment of the Obama Administration: the Affordable Care... Read More

Trump

Donald Trump Takes Election in Surreal Shocker

by #teamEBONY   Nov 09, 2016

Updated: 10:35 a.m. In a night that no one could have predicted and of which polls gave no clue, billionaire Donald Trump took the White House... Read More

Trump

Speaking in Code: Donald Trump and the GOP ‘Law and Order’ Convention

by Sophia Nelson   Aug 12, 2016

The Republicans wrapped up their 2016 convention last night and Donald Trump had a “message” for Black America: He is the Law & Order... Read More