The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation hosted its annual Phoenix Awards in Washington, D.C., to honor Black excellence in politics.
The N.Y. congressman discussed his plans to prevent prosecutors from having free reign to use rap lyrics in America’s courtrooms.
Rep. Ayanna Pressley held a roundtable discussion on student debt cancellation weeks before loan repayments resume.
Senator Cory Booker moderated a discussion on artificial intelligence and the impact it could have on Black communities.
Democratic congressional members are continuing efforts to restore fairness and balance to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Republicans are up in arms after Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-NY, changed the dress code for U.S. senators.
The Alabama redistricting legal saga continues as Republican fight to keep a discriminatory congressional map in place.
Tyre Nichols’ family and Memphis residents demand that ex-officers are convicted in Nichos’ killing and that police reform emerges.
Gabe Amo could become the first Black American and person of color to represent Rhode Island’s 1st Congressional District this fall.
U.S. Rep. Sydney Kamlager-Dove, D-Calif., held a press conference this week to celebrate 50 years of hip-hop.
The U.S. Justice Department called on the Supreme Court to take on the biggest abortion legal battle since the overturning of Roe v. Wade.
House Republicans have proposed cutting funding to HIV/Aids program, which will have a detrimental impact on the Black community.
While a federal criminal case looms against President Joe Biden’s son, some Republicans want the president impeached.
Strategist Ameshia Cross said it is not “surprising” that Tarrio, an Afro-Cuban, received the harshest penalty of the Jan. 6 insurrectionists.
A special master was appointed to redraw Alabama’s congressional map that will not discriminate against Black voters.
Black female attorneys have carried a heavy burden of attempting to hold former President Donald Trump accountable.
Republican presidential candidate Vivek Ramaswamy came under fire for racist remarks toward U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass.
Members of Congress push legislation to end solitary confinement which disproportionately impacts Black and brown incarcerated individuals.
“The far-right fascist movement, embraced by Gov. @RonDeSantis, is murdering people,” asserted Frost, the Democratic Florida congressman.
Black leaders held a virtual press conference to voice concerns over the federal government’s efforts to ban menthol nationwide.