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    Leadership is Underlying Theme for Black Millennials, Women Forums

    The political power of millennials and Black women were topics of discussion at issue forums during the 46th Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's Annual Legislative Conference. U.S. Rep. Donna Edwards (D-Md.) hosted an issue forum, “Black...

    Black Caucus Conference Focuses on Voting Rights

    The leaders of the Congressional Black Caucus and its foundation recently announced that the focus of their annual legislative conference will be on protecting and increasing the voting rights of people of color. The 46th...

    Strengthening the Leadership Pipeline for K-12 Education

    What has slowed growth in the number of African American school principals in the United States? This was the question that opened “Black Principals: How to Strengthen the Leadership Pipeline,” a panel held during...

    Blacks, Latinos Face Common Issues

    Black and Latino communities need to work together in order to achieve economic and educational parity with Whites, according to a recent session at a legislative conference. U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson (D-Ga.) sponsored the...

    Black Caucus Town Hall Raises Need for New Direction

    A diverse mixture of political, civic and civil rights leaders participated in a town hall meeting to discuss the problems that Blacks faced and what direction should be taken under a new presidential administration...

    Scott: Money Spent on Prison Should be Used to Train Cops

    The money now spent on the U.S. prison system could be better used to train officers on de-escalation tactics, on policing without profiling and on how to compensate for implicit bias, according to U.S....

    Conyers Pushes Full Employment Bill for a Better America

    Despite the recent statistics showing that unemployment in the U.S. is near five percent, U.S. Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) said he is still pushing his full employment bill to insure that any American that...

    Obama Emphasizes His Legacy’s State of Jeopardy – “Our Progress is on the Ballot”

    This Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s (CBCF) annual conference focused on the power of the Black vote throughout various sessions and at the culminating awards dinner. The 46th Annual Legislative Conference Phoenix Awards dinner Sept.  17...

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