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CBC Again Urges Trump to Learn from its “Moral and Responsible” Alternative Budget

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Washington, DC – Earlier this week the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) again urged President Trump to learn from its “moral and responsible” FY18 alternative budget released in March. Unlike the budget that President Trump released today, the CBC budget protects social safety net programs like Medicaid, SNAP, and Pell Grants and provides other pathways out […]

Who’s the Liar: Samuel L. Jackson and Anthony Anderson or Donald Trump?

Trump Told Russians That Firing ‘Nut Job’ Comey Eased Pressure From Investigation

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The New York Times is delivering more excellent reporting as it relates to the Trump Administration’s Russia scandal and the firing of FBI Director James Comey. According to a story by Matt Apuzzo, Maggie Haberman and Matthew Rosenbergmay, during the meeting at the White House with Russian officials, President Trump said Comey was a “nut […]

A Senior White House Adviser is a Person of Interest, Washington Post Reports

A Senior White House Adviser is a Person of Interest, Washington Post Reports

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Kudos to the Washington Post and The New York Times for their much-needed investigative reporting during this huge scandal. The Fourth Estate is proving to be an integral component to upholding Democracy. This most recent revelation is from a Washington Post article by Devlin Barrett and Matt Zapotosky. They report that a senior White House […]

A Poll Shows Americans Like President Obama More Than His Predecessor, or Any of His Would-Be Successors

Former Trump Campaign National Team Leader Tania Vojvodic Admits to Egberto Willies She Got Trumped but Flip-Flops Forced her to Dump Trump

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I believe most voters who thought Donald Trumps duplicitous behavior, scandalous past, and limited intellect made him unqualified to be president knew it wouldn’t be long before his supporters would start to understand why so many New Yorker’s have long considered him to be a flim-flam man. He’s considered a master of illusion, a hype […]

Forbes Contributor John Zogby Says Trump Win is Possible Even Though He Has Alienated Large Swaths of Voters

Americans Deserve the Truth, Transparency and Sessions’ Resignation

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Washington, DC — The new revelations that Attorney General Jeff Sessions misled the public regarding his contact with Russian officials is the latest example of why Americans have a growing distrust for government. The Democracy Initiative, a coalition of 58 organizations representing 30 million members nationwide, calls on the President and Congress to take immediate […]

National Urban League’s Marc Morial Charges Rick Santorum with Racist Pandering

Private Prisons Back Trump and Could See Big Payoffs With New Policies

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Fredreka Schouten , USA TODAY – Private prison companies, which stand to make big gains under President Trump’s tough new immigration orders, also have contributed big sums to pro-Trump groups, including the organization that raised a record $100 million for his inauguration last month. GEO Group, one of the nation’s largest for-profit prison operators, donated […]

The Detention of Poor Immigrant Mothers and Children are Money-Making Hustle for Private Prisons

With Endorsements by U.S. Reps. John Lewis and Hank Johnson, Jon Ossoff Announces Congressional Bid in Georgia

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Atlanta, GA — Democrat Jon Ossoff announced recently that he will seek election to the U.S. House of Representatives in the expected Sixth Congressional District Special Election this spring. Ossoff has been endorsed by U.S. Reps. John Lewis and Hank Johnson and has lined up more than $250,000 in financial commitments from supporters. A Georgia […]

What Has Obamacare Done For The Nation?

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These infographics highlight findings of “Obamacare Reduces Racial Disparities in Coverage” and the blog post “Obamacare Delivers Health Insurance to Low-Income Whites.” To share on your social media networks, right-click on the images to save them on your computer. Thank you for spreading the word about how important the Affordable Care Act is for everyone!

Obama Administration rather silent on economic discrimination

Black Pastors Urge U.S. Senate to Confirm Sen. Jeff Sessions

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Washington, DC – Today, at a news conference on Capitol Hill, black pastors from Alabama and several other states spoke out in a show of support for President-Elect Donald Trump’s pick for Attorney General, Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.). The news conference was a coalition effort between the Frederick Douglass Foundation and Family Research Council’s Watchmen […]