Congressional Black Caucus 2017 News and Events

Rep. Marcia Fudge rounds up support for legislation to track college hazing (video)

Rep. Marcia Fudge rounds up support for legislation to track college hazing (video)

Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11), Members

Read more... Rep. Marcia Fudge rounds up support for legislation to track college hazing (video) WASHINGTON - It's too late for Timothy Piazza, who died ... Read More

Members of Congress Question Amazon-Whole Foods Merger’s Social Impact

Members of Congress Question Amazon-Whole Foods Merger’s Social Impact

Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11), Members

Read more... Members of Congress Question Amazon-Whole Foods Merger’s Social Impact Shrinking shopping carts? @Alexas_Fotos/Pixabay Ten members of the House of Representatives and a senator ... Read More

Without Clinton or Obama, Pelosi Becomes GOP’s Top Target

Without Clinton or Obama, Pelosi Becomes GOP’s Top Target

Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11), Members

Read more... Without Clinton or Obama, Pelosi Becomes GOP’s Top Target When Nancy Pelosi boasted last week she was “worth the trouble,” even when congressional candidates ... Read More

U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge to skip Donald Trump’s inauguration

U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge to skip Donald Trump’s inauguration

Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11), Members

Read more... U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge to skip Donald Trump's inauguration WASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge says she'll skip Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday ... Read More

Marcia Fudge Demands Respect and ‘Respects Everyone Back’

Marcia Fudge Demands Respect and ‘Respects Everyone Back’

Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11), Members

Read more... Marcia Fudge Demands Respect and 'Respects Everyone Back' PHILADELPHIA — The Democratic National Convention was off to a rocky start Monday when Rep. Marcia L. ... Read More

Ohio Rep. Marcia Fudge skipping inauguration

Ohio Rep. Marcia Fudge skipping inauguration

Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11), Members

Read more... Ohio Rep. Marcia Fudge skipping inauguration × Ohio Rep. Marcia Fudge skipping inauguration CLEVELAND– Rep. Marcia Fudge from Ohio is skipping Donald Trump’s inauguration this ... Read More

Crowds pack Congresswoman Marcia Fudge’s town hall meeting

Crowds pack Congresswoman Marcia Fudge’s town hall meeting

Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11), Members

Read more... Crowds pack Congresswoman Marcia Fudge's town hall meeting Fudge panel at town hall meeting (Photo: George Payamgis, WKYC-TV) WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, OHIO - Congresswoman ... Read More

Stop Defaming SNAP, Start Helping Deserving Families

Stop Defaming SNAP, Start Helping Deserving Families

Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11), Members

Read more... Stop Defaming SNAP, Start Helping Deserving Families As a Member of the House Committee on Agriculture, I have sat through too many hearings ... Read More

Rep. Marcia Fudge named Permanent Chair of 2016 Democratic National Convention

Rep. Marcia Fudge named Permanent Chair of 2016 Democratic National Convention

Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11), Members

Read more... Rep. Marcia Fudge named Permanent Chair of 2016 Democratic National Convention CLEVELAND, Ohio - Presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton named U.S. Rep. Marcia ... Read More

Lee, Thompson and Fudge on Former Rep. Brown’s Witness List

Lee, Thompson and Fudge on Former Rep. Brown’s Witness List

Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11), Members

Read more... Lee, Thompson and Fudge on Former Rep. Brown’s Witness List Reps. Bennie Thompson, Marcia Fudge and Sheila Jackson Lee are potential witnesses in the corruption ... Read More

Jonathan Shurberg—Election Law Attorney, Candidate and Political Blogger—Dies at 54

Jonathan Shurberg—Election Law Attorney, Candidate and Political Blogger—Dies at 54

Donna F. Edwards (MD-04), Members

Read more... Jonathan Shurberg—Election Law Attorney, Candidate and Political Blogger—Dies at 54 Funeral service set for Tuesday for Silver Spring resident By Louis Peck Published: ... Read More

House Dems say voter data request poses serious cybersecurity concerns — FCW

House Dems say voter data request poses serious cybersecurity concerns — FCW

John Conyers, Jr. (MI-13), Members

Read more... House Dems say voter data request poses serious cybersecurity concerns -- FCW Congress House Dems say voter data request poses serious cybersecurity concerns ... Read More

Participants, July 16 – The State

Participants, July 16 – The State

James E. Clyburn (SC-06), Members

Read more... Participants, July 16 - The State The StateParticipants, July 16The StateCOLUMBIA GOLF CAMP will be 7:30 a.m.-noon Tuesday through Saturday and July 25-29 ... Read More

EDITORIAL: There’s no turning back for backpage.com

EDITORIAL: There’s no turning back for backpage.com

Members, Wm. Lacy Clay (MO-01)

Read more... EDITORIAL: There's no turning back for backpage.com It could be about time to turn the page on Backpage.com. The sleazy Dallas-based website widely ... Read More

Brooklyn Lawmakers On The Move July 21, 2017

Brooklyn Lawmakers On The Move July 21, 2017

Members, Yvette Clarke

Read more... Brooklyn Lawmakers On The Move July 21, 2017 Clarke Opposes Undermining Environmental Review for Natural Gas Pipelines Congresswoman Yvette Clarke Congresswoman Yvette D. ... Read More

HANYS News – HANYS

HANYS News – HANYS

Members, Yvette Clarke

Read more... HANYS News - HANYS GAO Urges CMS Evaluate Disposable Devices for Expanded Coverage In a report this week, the United States Government Accountability ... Read More

Chaloner pool replacement costly

Chaloner pool replacement costly

G. K. Butterfield (NC-01), Members

Read more... Chaloner pool replacement costly Repairing the J.A. Chaloner Recreation Center’s pool may cost more than double of what the city of Roanoke Rapids ... Read More

EXCLUSIVE: Convicted Congresswoman Corrine Brown prepared to ‘go all the way’

EXCLUSIVE: Convicted Congresswoman Corrine Brown prepared to ‘go all the way’

Corrine Brown (FL-05), Members

Read more... EXCLUSIVE: Convicted Congresswoman Corrine Brown prepared to 'go all the way' First Coast News Ken Amaro spoke exclusively to the former congresswoman on ... Read More

‘Queen Corrine’ Brown asks donors to ‘deliver’ for legal defense

‘Queen Corrine’ Brown asks donors to ‘deliver’ for legal defense

Corrine Brown (FL-05), Members

Read more... ‘Queen Corrine’ Brown asks donors to ‘deliver’ for legal defense Action News Jax reporter Jenna Bourne posted a flier Thursday on Facebook that revealed an ... Read More

In tennis game of court motions, it’s Corrine Brown’s serve

In tennis game of court motions, it’s Corrine Brown’s serve

Corrine Brown (FL-05), Members

Read more... In tennis game of court motions, it’s Corrine Brown’s serve Former U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown has already seen the government’s response to her motions ... Read More

Corrine Brown trial: Prosecution opposes Brown’s motion for new trial

Corrine Brown trial: Prosecution opposes Brown’s motion for new trial

Corrine Brown (FL-05), Members

Read more... Corrine Brown trial: Prosecution opposes Brown's motion for new trial by: Action News Jax Updated: Jun 22, 2017 - 10:23 PM Loading... The ... Read More

Bipartisan congressional group pushes cotton program continuation

Bipartisan congressional group pushes cotton program continuation

Members, Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02)

Read more... Bipartisan congressional group pushes cotton program continuation Jim HendricksALBANY, GA -- President Trump and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue are getting mail from members ... Read More

Senate committee includes cottonseed in appropriations bill

Senate committee includes cottonseed in appropriations bill

Members, Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02)

Read more... Senate committee includes cottonseed in appropriations bill The cotton industry’s long-standing efforts to have cottonseed designated as an “other oilseed” under the commodity ... Read More

House Ag Approps OKs fiscal year 2018 bill | TSLN.com

House Ag Approps OKs fiscal year 2018 bill | TSLN.com

Members, Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02)

Read more... House Ag Approps OKs fiscal year 2018 bill | TSLN.com The House Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee today approved the fiscal year 2018 Agriculture and ... Read More

Time for Legislature to demonstrate commitment to new Southern alliance: Lea Campbell

Time for Legislature to demonstrate commitment to new Southern alliance: Lea Campbell

Annual Legislative Conference, zAll

Read more... Time for Legislature to demonstrate commitment to new Southern alliance: Lea Campbell CLOSE Download The Clarion-Ledger app for free on the Apple app ... Read More

Grizzlies sign Canadian forward Dillon Brooks

Grizzlies sign Canadian forward Dillon Brooks

CBC Pac, zAll

Read more... Grizzlies sign Canadian forward Dillon Brooks Mississauga, Ont., native helped Oregon earn its 1st Final Four berth since 1939 The Associated Press Posted: ... Read More

Jason Kenney, Brian Jean and the war to define Alberta conservatism – Macleans.ca

Jason Kenney, Brian Jean and the war to define Alberta conservatism – Macleans.ca

CBC Pac, zAll

Read more... Jason Kenney, Brian Jean and the war to define Alberta conservatism - Macleans.ca Jean, left, and Kenney announcing their unity deal in May (Jason Franson/CP)On ... Read More

Participants, July 23

Participants, July 23

James E. Clyburn (SC-06), Members

Read more... Participants, July 23 ZUMBA CLASS will b 6:15 p.m. Monday at South Carolina Blue, 1260 Bower Parkway. Registration is free at www.scblueretailcenter.com/events or ... Read More

Sean Spicer quits as White House Press Secretary

Sean Spicer quits as White House Press Secretary

Donald Trump, National Headlines

(via USA Today) Sean Spicer quit his job as White House press secretary Friday after President Trump decided to tap Anthony Scaramucci as the White House communications director, according to two ... Read More

Sen. Cory Booker thinks the U.S. government should keep an eye on the size of Amazon, Google and other tech giants

Sen. Cory Booker thinks the U.S. government should keep an eye on the size of Amazon, Google and other tech giants

Cory Booker (NJ), Members

Read more... Sen. Cory Booker thinks the U.S. government should keep an eye on the size of Amazon, Google and other tech giants Big tech ... Read More

Cummings Plans To Return To Work After Heart Procedure

Cummings Plans To Return To Work After Heart Procedure

Elijah E. Cummings (MD-07), Members

Read more... Cummings Plans To Return To Work After Heart Procedure BALTIMORE (AP) — About two months after undergoing a heart procedure, the top Democrat ... Read More

House passes sweeping overhaul of law to combat human trafficking

House passes sweeping overhaul of law to combat human trafficking

Karen Bass (CA-37), Members

Read more... House passes sweeping overhaul of law to combat human trafficking Rep. Chris Smith, R-N.J., speaks on Capitol Hill on July 12, 2017, about ... Read More

Newt Gingrich, in Denver speech, says state and local leaders should embrace “Trumpism”

Newt Gingrich, in Denver speech, says state and local leaders should embrace “Trumpism”

Annual Legislative Conference, zAll

Read more... Newt Gingrich, in Denver speech, says state and local leaders should embrace "Trumpism" Former U.S. House Speaker says GOP needs to act in ... Read More

Afghan robotics team impresses Brooklyn pols

Afghan robotics team impresses Brooklyn pols

Members, Yvette Clarke

Read more... Afghan robotics team impresses Brooklyn pols The girls on the Afghan robotics team who competed in a recent international competition in Washington, D.C. ... Read More

Stars Reveal How New Film “Detroit” Got Made | Afro

Stars Reveal How New Film “Detroit” Got Made | Afro

John Conyers, Jr. (MI-13), Members

Read more... Stars Reveal How New Film “Detroit” Got Made | Afro Oscar-winning director (“The Hurt Locker “) Kathryn Bigelow’s latest film “Detroit” is the very ... Read More

Local black elected officials to host national policy group

Local black elected officials to host national policy group

Annual Legislative Conference, zAll

Read more... Local black elected officials to host national policy group CLOSE Download The Clarion-Ledger app for free on the Apple app store or Google ... Read More

The JUICE is Loose…

The JUICE is Loose…

Corrine Brown (FL-05), Members

Read more... The JUICE is Loose... From tragedy to farce, the saga of Orenthal James Simpson continued last week with a parole hearing in Nevada. ... Read More

Jeff Bezos and Cory Booker May Be Headed for a $13.7 Billion Showdown

Jeff Bezos and Cory Booker May Be Headed for a $13.7 Billion Showdown

Cory Booker (NJ), Members

Read more... Jeff Bezos and Cory Booker May Be Headed for a $13.7 Billion Showdown Left; by Mark Wilson/Getty Images, Right; by Tibrina Hobson/Getty Images. ... Read More

Convicted Congresswoman Corrine Brown prepared to ‘go all the way’

Convicted Congresswoman Corrine Brown prepared to ‘go all the way’

Corrine Brown (FL-05), DonaldTrump

Read more... EXCLUSIVE: Convicted Congresswoman Corrine Brown prepared to 'go all the way' First Coast News Ken Amaro spoke exclusively to the former congresswoman on ... Read More

Mississippi’s Derrick Johnson named interim CEO and president for NAACP

Mississippi’s Derrick Johnson named interim CEO and president for NAACP

CBC Instutute, zAll

Read more... Mississippi’s Derrick Johnson named interim CEO and president for NAACP JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Mississippi NAACP leader, Derrick Johnson is now interim CEO ... Read More

Times-Union journalists recognized for excellence

Times-Union journalists recognized for excellence

Corrine Brown (FL-05), Members

Read more... Times-Union journalists recognized for excellence Florida Times-Union journalists were recognized this week for their work during 2016, including detailing former U.S. Rep. Corrine ... Read More

Republicans control Washington. But at two Denver gatherings, some conservatives aren’t happy.

Republicans control Washington. But at two Denver gatherings, some conservatives aren’t happy.

Annual Legislative Conference, zAll

Read more... Republicans control Washington. But at two Denver gatherings, some conservatives aren’t happy. With Republicans in charge of both chambers of Congress and the ... Read More

Dems slam Trump for ‘stonewalling’ oversight efforts

Dems slam Trump for ‘stonewalling’ oversight efforts

Elijah E. Cummings (MD-07), Members

Read more... Dems slam Trump for 'stonewalling' oversight efforts Two key House Democrats accused the Trump administration and congressional Republicans of "stonewalling" efforts to hold the ... Read More

Sen. Cory Gardner doubles down on promise to address health care reform | GreeleyTribune.com

Sen. Cory Gardner doubles down on promise to address health care reform | GreeleyTribune.com

Annual Legislative Conference, zAll

Read more... Sen. Cory Gardner doubles down on promise to address health care reform | GreeleyTribune.com DENVER — Over the shouts of protesters who sought ... Read More

State flag debate will likely reach a boiling point in Biloxi

State flag debate will likely reach a boiling point in Biloxi

Annual Legislative Conference, zAll

Read more... State flag debate will likely reach a boiling point in Biloxi (Photo source: File) BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Fly the state flag. Change ... Read More

House Democrats adopt new caucus rules

House Democrats adopt new caucus rules

Karen Bass (CA-37), Members

Read more... House Democrats adopt new caucus rules Rep. Tony Cárdenas, the House Democrats' caucus leadership representative, said he and his successors should be able ... Read More

Questions loom big over voter fraud commission

Questions loom big over voter fraud commission

CBC Instutute, zAll

Read more... Questions loom big over voter fraud commission Since its inception in May, last week was the first time the Presidential Advisory Commission on ... Read More

Congressman’s wife ponders run for governor in Maryland

Congressman’s wife ponders run for governor in Maryland

Elijah E. Cummings (MD-07), Members

Read more... Congressman's wife ponders run for governor in Maryland OXON HILL, Md. — Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, the wife of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, said ... Read More

Cory Gardner doubles down on promise to address health care reform

Cory Gardner doubles down on promise to address health care reform

Annual Legislative Conference, zAll

Read more... Cory Gardner doubles down on promise to address health care reform Over the shouts of protesters who sought to disrupt his speech, U.S. ... Read More

Annual Legislative Conference 2017 News and Events (ALC)

Annual Legislative Conference 2017 News and Events (ALC)

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3rd Annual Congressional Black Caucus VIP Reception – Kickoff at Chef Geoff’s on Monday, September 18th, 2017

Click Here For tickets to 3rd Annual Congressional Black Caucus VIP Reception - Kickoff  VIPeVENTS Concierge presents its 3rd Annual Congressional Black Caucus VIP Reception. ... Read More

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UJAMAA Box Boxing Party at Nubian Hueman Boutique Lounge on Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Click Here For tickets to UJAMAA Box Boxing Party   Nubian Hueman is proud to support our fam at Ujamaa Box in taking over their ... Read More

2017 Congressional Black Caucus – Annual Legislative Conference at Marriott Marquis on Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

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#ETE17: Cybersecurity Festival, Career & College Fair by STEM4US! at Walter E. Washington Convention Center on Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Click Here For tickets to #ETE17: Cybersecurity Festival, Career & College Fair by STEM4US!  Join STEM4US! for #ETE17--- the Energy, Tech, and Education Festival 2017.  The ... Read More

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Attorneys Congressional Black Caucus Soiree 2017 at BLISS Nightclub on Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Click Here For tickets to Attorneys Congressional Black Caucus Soiree 2017   The Attorneys invite you to their ATTORNEYS CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUS SOIREE 2017 INVITATION ... Read More

CBC – 4TH ANNUAL CBC RECEPTION at The Park at Fourteenth on Thursday, September 21st, 2017

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2017 Attorneys Congressional Black Caucus Soiree at BLISS Nightclub on Thursday, September 21st, 2017

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Michigan CBC Delegation Reception & Motown Live Afterglow at The National Press Club on Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Click Here For tickets to Michigan CBC Delegation Reception & Motown Live Afterglow   The Michigan CBC Host Committee is pleased to announce that it ... Read More

MBCC Morning Coffee with the Chamber – September 2017 at Mankira Coffee on Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Click Here For tickets to MBCC Morning Coffee with the Chamber - September 2017  Come out and have coffee with the Maryland Black Chamber. Find ... Read More

Northern VA Black Women Biz Conference – Fall 2017 at Bechtel Conference Center on Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Click Here For tickets to Northern VA Black Women Biz Conference - Fall 2017  We’re Proud to Present the Northern VA Black Women in Business ... Read More

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4th Annual CBC Black & White Gala at 3rd District, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

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CBC – 4TH ANNUAL CAUCUS BRUNCH AND DAY PARTY at Barcode on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Click Here For tickets to CBC - 4TH ANNUAL CAUCUS BRUNCH AND DAY PARTY  CBC WEEKEND 4TH ANNUAL CAUCUS BRUNCH & DAY PARTY SATURDAY SEPTEMBER ... Read More

CBC – 4th Annual Black & White Gala at Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Click Here For tickets to CBC - 4th Annual Black & White Gala  CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUS WEEKEND IN RECOGNITION OF THE 47TH ANNUAL LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE ... Read More