Author Archives: Yolanda Woodlee

  • Michael Brown Campaigning for a Comeback

    Former D.C. Council member Michael A. Brown said his campaign is gaining momentum for next month's special election as he knocks on doors, visits churches and plans to attend a series of fundraisers scheduled before the March 10 finance reporting deadline. "Now that I'm cleared, ...

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  • Rock Newman Takes to the Airwaves

    Rock Newman, one of the major political players in Washington during the 1990s, is back in town and attracted a powerful group of elected officials to the launch of his new radio program Feb. 23 at a small studio in Southeast Washington. Those who took to the microphone to participate in the ...

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  • Republican Convention: Diversity Facade

    In an effort to showcase African Americans in the Republican Party and attempt to appeal to Black voters, the GOP trotted out a lineup of African American speakers at the Republican National Convention, including former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice; Mia Love, the mayor of Saratoga ...

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