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An Update on President Joe Biden’s Promise to “Have our Backs”

By Congressman James E. Clyburn (D-SC), House Majority Whip July 20, 2021, marked six months that Joseph R. Biden has been President. When I endorsed...

Popular College Choice for Black Students Survives Lawmaker’s Shutdown Attempt

By Joe W. Bowers Jr., California Black Media When the California Legislature passed the state’s 2021-2022 budget last month, lawmakers voted to defund...

While President Biden Addresses Voting Rights, Vice President Harris Hints at Filibuster Remedy

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent While President Joe Biden asserted his discontent with voter suppression laws making their way through legislatures...

Texas Democrats Abandoning GOP Suppression Vote, Heading to D.C.

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Democrats in the Texas Legislature are making plans to flee the state today ahead of expected...

Congresswoman Norton Leads Bipartisan Group Seeking to Protect Women Drivers

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) has joined two of her House of Representatives colleagues in filing...