Tuesday, January 28, 2020

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Elijah Cummings’ Widow Tells ‘The View’ Hosts...

The widow of congressman Elijah Cummings (D-Md) said she believes the ruthless attacks by President Donald Trump and his supporters against her...

Black Conservative Who Sparked Trump’s Criticism of...

Maryland Republican Kimberly Klacik has announced plans to run for the late Congressman Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) former seat in Congress, The Baltimore Sun reported. Klacik,...

‘I Couldn’t Do It’: Bobby Rankin Addresses...

It was the snub seen 'round the world. Pallbearer Bobby Rankin set social media abuzz when he declined to shake hands with Senate Majority Leader...

John Conyers, Longest-Serving Black Rep. and Congressional...

John Conyers, the longest-serving African-American member of Congress in U.S history, has died. He was 90 years old. The Michigan native passed away at his...

Watch: Mitch McConnell Can’t Pick Up His...

Rep. Elijah Cummings was laid to rest Friday in a stately funeral service attended by hundreds of mourners, constituents and supporters. Cummings, a longtime Maryland...

Rep. Elijah Cummings Will Be First Black...

Congressman Elijah Cummings will be honored Thursday as his body lies in state inside the U.S. Capitol, where he served for over two decades. He's...

‘I’m Begging You’: As Tributes Pour In...

U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, a longtime Baltimore congressman known for his devotion to social and political justice, died early Thursday at the age of...

Oh the Hypocrisy: Baltimore Residents Mock Trump...

President Donald Trump was served a huge piece of humble pie this week after a rodent fell from the ceiling and onto a journalist's...

Cummings’ Wife Tweets Logo Spotted on Burglar’s...

The wife of House Oversight Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings, is asking the public to help identify the man who burglarized their Baltimore...

Nation’s Sole Black Archbishop Takes Trump to...

The nation's sole African-American Catholic archbishop is fed up with President Donald Trump's attacks and is using his new post as Washington, D.C.'s Catholic...

Donald Trump Doubles Down on Attacking Rep....

The fact that Rep. Elijah Cummings' home was burglarized had no apparent impact on President Donald Trump, as he did not let...

Watch: President Trump Proudly Claims Black Baltimore...

During a gathering with reporters on the South Lawn of the White House, President Donald Trump claimed that Black voters in Baltimore...

Rev. Al Sharpton Unleashes on Trump After...

The Rev. Al Sharpton issued a scathing clapback against President Donald Trump after he hurled racist abuse and insults at the civil rights icon...

Trump Responds to Rep. Cummings Subpoena for...

President Donald Trump has filed a lawsuit against Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings claiming his attempts to summon years of financial information...

Michigan Governor Refuses to Change Testimony on...

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's governor insisted Thursday that his congressional testimony regarding the Flint water crisis "was truthful and I stand by it,"...

Rep. Elijah Cummings Asks Trump to Realize...

Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings is attacking President Donald Trump's racist rhetoric head on by telling him not all Black communities are worse for wear. Cummings held...

As GOP Expresses Concern for Obama’s Safety,...

For a Republican Party that has made no secret of its evident hatred for Barack Obama over the years, what are we to make...

Congressional Black Caucus Seeks Issa’s Removal After...

The Congressional Black Caucus has called on House Speaker John Boehner to strip Republican Rep. Darrell Issa of his chairmanship of a key House...

Report Finds: For-Profit Colleges Prioritize…Wait for it…Profits

Top executives at major for-profit colleges take in millions of dollars in annual compensation -- primarily from taxpayer subsidies -– yet most of their...