Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA)
Black History

To the Shock of Many Progressive Hero Rep. Barbara Lee Defeated for House Leadership Post

NNPA NEWSWIRE — On November 28, two members of the Congressional Black Caucus ran against each other for the position. They were Lee and Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY). To the surprise of many, Lee lost to Jeffries 123-113. Democrats who are friends with Rep. Lee were taken by surprise as were many political onlookers. […read more]