The National Action Network’s convention produced a discussion of the continued need to fight against restrictive voter ID laws.
President Obama's call for increasing the minimum wage is widely seen as a boost to the income of many African-American workers.
Freshman Reps. Hakeem Jeffries (New York) and Steven Horsford (Nevada) moderated a special hour of debate on immigration on the House floor Feb. 4. They and several other Congressional Black Caucus members noted that immigration reform isn't just ...
Hakeem Jeffries' victory in his run for Congress was a foregone conclusion.
New York Assembly member Hakeem Jeffries succeeds the retiring Rep. Edolphus Towns. His priorities will be providing relief for distressed homeowners and boosting the economy.
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Charles Rangel won his most hotly contested re-election contest by overtaking three challengers in a Democratic primary that had garnered national attention.