Bertie Bowman, Longest Serving Congressional Staffer, Dies At 92

In an unlikely success story, he rose from poverty in the segregated South to build relationships with powerful politicians.

Study: Number Of Senate Top Black Staffers Declines

These staffers who have a vital role in policymaking are largely missing from the process.

Senate Confirms USAF Gen. Charles ‘C.Q.’ Brown As Head of Joint Chiefs of Staff

Brown’s confirmation was unanimous with a 83-11 vote.

Biden Nominates Gen. Charles 'CQ' Brown As Chair Of Joint Chiefs of Staff

‘General Brown is a warrior, descended from a proud line of warriors,’ Biden said of the decorated veteran at the announcement.

Senate Republicans Block Passage of The CROWN Act to Ban Discrimination Against Natural Hair

The law would make it a federal crime to discriminate because a person has Afro-textured hair.

Sen. Raphael Warnock Holds Off Challenge From Herschel Walker In Georgia Senate Runoff Election

The win gives Democrats a clear majority in the Senate, and Warnock a six-year term.

Georgia Senate Race Adds Up To the Most Expensive Political Contest Of 2022

The campaigns are raking in money, but tracing where it’s coming from can’t fully happen until the race is called.

2022 Midterm Elections: The Black Candidates You Need To Know

From familiar faces to new kids on the block, these candidates bring a unique perspective to politics.

Herschel Walker Agrees to Debate Sen. Raphael Warnock in Georgia Senate Race

Walker relented after months of Warnock requesting they debate before November’s midterm elections.

Rep. Val Demings Wins Florida U.S. Senate Primary, Will Face Marco Rubio In November

The congresswoman faces incumbent Sen. Marco Rubio, who trails her in current polls.

Val Demings Is Leading Marco Rubio In Florida Senate Race By 4 Points, New Poll Finds

She gained the support of 48 percent of surveyed registered voters who said they’d vote in the midterm elections.