Rep. Maxine Waters Seeks to Protect Consumers with “Megabank” Bill
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Rep. Maxine Waters Seeks to Protect Consumers with “Megabank” Bill

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) In an effort to rein in financial institutions that…

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CBC Chairman Cedric Richmond Ethers President Trump in Open Letter
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CBC Chairman Cedric Richmond Ethers President Trump in Open Letter

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In a scathing open letter to President Donald…

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Rep. Al Green Meets with the Black Press on Capitol Hill
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Rep. Al Green Meets with the Black Press on Capitol Hill

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) During an on the record meeting with publishers of…

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CBC Members Host Forum about Racism on College Campuses
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CBC Members Host Forum about Racism on College Campuses

By Lauren Victoria Burke and Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Contributors) Congressional Democrats, led by Rep.…

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It’s Time for Congress to Pass a Hurricane Harvey Emergency Funding Package
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It’s Time for Congress to Pass a Hurricane Harvey Emergency Funding Package

By Rep. Al Green (TX-09), Rep. Bennie G. Thompson (MS-02) and  Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (TX-18)…

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When You Educate a Girl, You Educate a Nation
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When You Educate a Girl, You Educate a Nation

By Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson (D-Fla.) As I write this, I am preparing to travel…

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CBC Chairman Talks HBCUs, Impeachment and #RootOutRacism
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CBC Chairman Talks HBCUs, Impeachment and #RootOutRacism

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a conference call with reporters, Rep. Cedric…

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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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