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Republican Ted Budd: Swing District Democrats 'Squandered' Infrastructure Opportunity

Republican Ted Budd: Swing District Democrats 'Squandered' Infrastructure Opportunity

Rep. Ted Budd (R-NC) told Breitbart News Tonight that House swing district Democrats have "squandered" the opportunity to pass a bipartisan infrastructure project.
Support for Impeachment Collapses Among Black, Hispanic Voters

Support for Impeachment Collapses Among Black, Hispanic Voters

Support for impeaching President Donald Trump has collapsed among Hispanic and black voters—a situation that could doom Democrats in 2020.
Lawmakers Increase Criticism of ‘Opportunity Zone’ Tax Break

Lawmakers Increase Criticism of ‘Opportunity Zone’ Tax Break

Congressional Democrats are calling for investigations and legislative fixes in the wake of reporting by The Times.
Lawmakers Increase Criticism of ‘Opportunity Zone’ Tax Break

Lawmakers Increase Criticism of ‘Opportunity Zone’ Tax Break

Congressional Democrats are calling for investigations and legislative fixes in the wake of reporting by The Times.
Democrats Have the Most Racially Diverse Field Ever. The Top Tier Is All White.

Democrats Have the Most Racially Diverse Field Ever. The Top Tier Is All White.

Trailing in the money race, tripped up by their own missteps and perceived by some as less electable, nonwhite candidates find themselves well back of the leaders.
Democrats Have the Most Racially Diverse Field Ever. The Top Tier Is All White.

Democrats Have the Most Racially Diverse Field Ever. The Top Tier Is All White.

Trailing in the money race, tripped up by their own missteps and perceived by some as less electable, nonwhite candidates find themselves well back of the leaders.
Elijah Cummings, Powerful Democrat Who Investigated Trump, Dies at 68

Elijah Cummings, Powerful Democrat Who Investigated Trump, Dies at 68

A son of sharecroppers, he fought tirelessly for his hometown, Baltimore, and became a key figure in the impeachment investigation of President Trump.
Elijah E. Cummings, Powerful Democrat Who Investigated Trump, Dies at 68

Elijah E. Cummings, Powerful Democrat Who Investigated Trump, Dies at 68

A son of sharecroppers, he fought tirelessly for his hometown, Baltimore, and became a key figure in the impeachment investigation of President Trump.
Elijah Cummings, Powerful Democrat Who Investigated Trump, Dies at 68

Elijah Cummings, Powerful Democrat Who Investigated Trump, Dies at 68

A son of sharecroppers, he fought tirelessly for his hometown, Baltimore, and became a key figure in the impeachment investigation of President Trump.
Activists Press Congress to Help Black Communities Fight Climate Change

Activists Press Congress to Help Black Communities Fight Climate Change

Advocates of man-made climate change believe that it causes strong storms, rising tides, and hot temperatures, and that black communities are disproportionately hurt by the effects of “global
2 Senior Black Congressional Leaders Take the Safe Route and Back Biden for President

2 Senior Black Congressional Leaders Take the Safe Route and Back Biden for President

Reps. Emanuel Cleaver (D-Mo.) and G.K. Butterfield (D.-N.C.), both former chairs of the Congressional Black Caucus, are throwing their political weight behind Joe Biden in his bid for the Democratic
Aunties Don’t Sleep, Black Girls Are Not Magic and Other Things I Learned During CBC Week

Aunties Don’t Sleep, Black Girls Are Not Magic and Other Things I Learned During CBC Week

I’ve known about the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference for years, but I have never attended because a very close friend of mine went one year and came back infected
CBC Week, Explained

CBC Week, Explained

The Root’s Senior Writer Michael Harriot will be documenting his first time attending the Congressional Black Caucus’ Foundation Annual Legislative Conference in Washington DC, colloquially known at
Stop Being a Tool for Asshole Anonymous Sources

Stop Being a Tool for Asshole Anonymous Sources

BREAKING news in the EPIC civil WAR in the Democratic Party! The DEMS are in DISARRAY! The Hill got the JUICY DEETS: One ANONYMOUS ASSHOLE says AOC is a FAKE WOMAN OF COLOR and PUPPET for WHITE
CBC fires back: Why is AOC’s Justice Democrats targeting black lawmakers?

CBC fires back: Why is AOC’s Justice Democrats targeting black lawmakers?

Two can play this game. The post CBC fires back: Why is AOC’s Justice Democrats targeting black lawmakers? appeared first on Hot Air.
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Endorses Joe Biden for President

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Endorses Joe Biden for President

Keisha Lance Bottoms, mayor of what is arguably the blackest city in America, threw her support behind former Vice President Joe Biden on Friday, citing his experience and perceived ability to beat
Black Voters Challenge House Members: Why Is Trump Still in Office?

Black Voters Challenge House Members: Why Is Trump Still in Office?

While House Democratic leaders agonize, black voters want President Trump impeached, and their ardor on the subject is driving their representatives.
Black Voters Challenge House Members: Why Is Trump Still in Office?

Black Voters Challenge House Members: Why Is Trump Still in Office?

While House Democratic leaders agonize, black voters want President Trump impeached, and their ardor on the subject is driving their representatives.
The Marathon Continues: T.I., Charlamagne tha God Visit Capitol Hill to Discuss Nipsey Hussle-Backed Plan to Put Money Into Black Communities

The Marathon Continues: T.I., Charlamagne tha God Visit Capitol Hill to Discuss Nipsey Hussle-Backed Plan to Put Money Into Black Communities

Shortly before he was gunned down in front of the clothing store he owned in South Los Angeles in March, rapper, activist and entrepreneur Nipsey Hussle had plans to meet with lawmakers to discuss an