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Sports Announcer Blames Racist Tirade on Type 1 Diabetes

A sports announcer makes an interesting excuse up for racist rhetoric and more in The Daily Rundown.

Senate Passes Anti-Lynching Legislation Championed by Kamala Harris

Senate Passes Anti-Lynching Legislation Championed by Kamala Harris

The U.S. Senate unanimously passed a nonpartisan anti-lynching bill on Wednesday, after more than a…

Senate Passes Sweeping Criminal Justice Reform Bill

Senate Passes Sweeping Criminal Justice Reform Bill

In what could be a major bipartisan victory for President Donald Trump, the Senate passed…

Nancy Pelosi, House of Representative, Congress, Democrats, Republicans

Democrats Take House, Republicans Keep Senate

Democrats won back control of the House and claimed victory in a few gubernatorial races…

EBONY’s 2018 Midterm Election Coverage

The 2018 midterm elections saw a record turnout with 114 million people voting in the…

Ted Cruz, Beto O'Rourke, Texas, Senate

Ted Cruz Bests Beto O’Rourke in Closely Watched Senate Race

Ted Cruz defeated Rep. Beto O’Rourke in his bid for re-election for U.S. Senate race…

Ala. Senator-Elect Doug Jones Taps African-American As Chief of Staff

Democratic senator-elect Doug Jones made history thanks to African-American (especially women voters) last month when…

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Keep Your Accolades, We’re Here for Our Piece of the Promise

It seemed as if all of America voted in Alabama’s recent special U.S. Senate election.…

Affordable Care Act

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

The Senate has finally released its “secret” health care bill, and it isn’t pretty. The…

Affordable Care Act

Black Lawmakers Not Here for GOP’s Nonsense ACA Repeal Attempt

The Republicans are going after the Affordable Care Act again, even after poll after poll…