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  • Members of the CBC and CA Rep. Janice Hahn Speak at the Nigerian Embassy

    May 7, 14 by (Report submitted by Larry Buford) 2 Comments


    *Today in Washington, Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Chair Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11), Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (TX-18), Rep. Barbara Lee (CA-13), Rep. Karen Bass (CA-37) and Rep. Janice Hahn (CA-44) met with Nigerian officials at the Nigerian Embassy to discuss how the international community can work together to rescue nearly 300 girls and young women […]

  • Wednesday Snaps: Celebs Attend Congressional Black Caucus’ Annual Legislative Conference

    Sep 25, 13 by thejasminebrand 1 Comment


    *Recently, Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s annual Legislative conference went down in Washington, DC. The annual event, which draws thousands to the Nation’s capital, included educational sessions, receptions and galas. For more celebrity photos, visit theJasmineBRAND.com.

  • Urban Violence in Chicago Being Addressed by Congressional Black Caucus Summit

    Jul 26, 13 by Brainuser1 1 Comment


    *(Via NewsOne) – So far this year, 232 people have been killed in Chicago, about 9 percent below the 10-year average for this time of year, the Daily News reports. And the month of July has been particularly bloody: Over the July 4th weekend, 12 were murdered with more than 60 people injured, and just this past weekend, […]

  • Judge Mathis to Discuss Youth Mentorship at CBC Event

    Sep 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Judge Greg Mathis will discuss the importance of youth mentorship at the Congressional Black Caucus’ Annual Legislative Conference Issues Forum on Youth Mentoring, to be held in Washington DC on Friday (Sept. 20). [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] The former Detroit-area District Court Judge and star of the nationally-syndicated “Judge Mathis” will share his experience […]

  • KFI Shock Jocks, Grape Soda and the Black Caucus

    Feb 29, 12 by The Watcher 3 Comments


    LOS ANGELES, CA – Following a meeting with black broadcasting and media professionals at Clear Channel’s KFI 640 radio station in Los Angeles, where talk-show hosts John Kobylt and Ken Chiampou returned to broadcasting after a controversial suspension for referring to the late singer Whitney Houston as a “crack ho,” more information is surfacing on the long […]

  • Obama, Congressional Black Caucus Kiss and Make Up

    Nov 4, 11 by EURpublisher02 4 Comments


    *Seeking to overcome a rocky August recess, the country’s first black president and the Congressional Black Caucus have repaired relations recently as the administration has stepped up outreach to the group and the black community, reports Roll Call. From August to October, Members expressed frustration with the administration, and President Barack Obama, a former caucus […]