Why We Need to Keep Ensuring Happy Birthdays for Medicare and Medicaid
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Why We Need to Keep Ensuring Happy Birthdays for Medicare and Medicaid

By Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) On July 30th, our country marked Medicare and Medicaid’s 52nd…

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It’s Time to Show “Middle Neighborhoods” Love, Before It’s too Late
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It’s Time to Show “Middle Neighborhoods” Love, Before It’s too Late

By Congressman Dwight Evans (PA-02) What do countries, states and neighborhoods have in common? People.…

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High-Prescription Drug Prices Hurt the Black Community
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High-Prescription Drug Prices Hurt the Black Community

By Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-Md.) Nearly a decade ago, Clinton Crawley, a Baltimore resident…

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Welcoming Immigrants Keeps America Great
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Welcoming Immigrants Keeps America Great

By Rep. André Carson (D-Ind.) President Donald Trump was elected on his pledge to make…

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“Today’s American Dream Act” Offers Path to Good Jobs, Education and Homeownership
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“Today’s American Dream Act” Offers Path to Good Jobs, Education and Homeownership

By Congresswoman Robin Kelly (D-Ill.) These are dark times in Washington. It’s no secret that…

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Thanks, But No Thanks: CBC Rejects Second Meeting with Trump
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Thanks, But No Thanks: CBC Rejects Second Meeting with Trump

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-La.) rejected…

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International Response Needed to End Famine Now in South Sudan
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International Response Needed to End Famine Now in South Sudan

By Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) On February 20, 2017, the United Nations declared a state…

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Criminal Justice Disparities Present Barriers to Re-entry
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Criminal Justice Disparities Present Barriers to Re-entry

By Rep. Danny K. Davis (D-Ill.) Austin, Ill., the community where I live, in the…

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Why Talking about Mental Health Is So Important
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Why Talking about Mental Health Is So Important

By Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-Texas) During the month of May, we recognize Mental Health…

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Building a Pipeline of HBCU Students to Washington, D.C.
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Building a Pipeline of HBCU Students to Washington, D.C.

By Congresswoman Alma Adams (D-N.C.) Summer internships are one important way that students can explore…

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