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COMMENTARY: Unnecessary and Imprudent Behavior

DALLAS POST TRIBUNE — The shutdown of our federal government, the result of President Trump’s intemperance and incongruent request for $5 billion dollars to construct a wall at our nation’s southern border, is callous and blatantly unfair to nearly 800,000 federal workers whose lives have been disrupted. […read more]


Go Sweetly, Muhammad Ali

By Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson With the passing of the larger than life sports personality, Muhammad Ali, the world has lost more than a great boxing champion. We have lost a remarkable human being whose life was laced with courage, dignity and grace. While his Read More


King and LBJ Stood Together

By Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson NNPA Guest Columnist   The new highly-acclaimed motion picture ”Selma” suggests that former President Lyndon Baines Johnson was not an ardent supporter of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, and that he and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. had a Read More