BET Political Wire: The Gloves Are Off

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  • In Case You Missed It
  • No Black Nominees?
  • Strike That
  • Never Say Never
  • Don't Be a Hater
  • Polarized and Politicized
  • Poll Tax 2013?
  • Mr. 47 Percent
  • A Family Affair
  • Traveling Foul
  • Send Him the Bill
  • Heard That
  • Freudian Slip
  • High Hopes

No Black Nominees?

Obama has only a few cabinet posts left to fill and Congressional Black Caucus chairwoman Marcia Fudge is growing concerned. In a March 11 letter sent to the president, she noted that in addition to her own disappointment that he's not named any new Black nominees, the Black voters who helped him win election are calling CBC members to ask what's up with that.

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