Nevada’s Lone Black Congressman Backs Biden Before Caucuses

By MICHELLE L. PRICE, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — U.S. Rep. Steven Horsford, the only Black member of Nevada's congressional delegation, is endorsing Joe Biden for president on the eve of early voting in...

Inside Michael Bloomberg’s Big Play for Black Voters

By SARA BURNETT, Associated Press MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A meeting with nearly 80 Black pastors in Detroit. A speech before a Black Democratic organization in Montgomery. A rally at a historically Black university. A...

Mike Bloomberg Makes History with the Black Press of America

NNPA NEWSWIRE — “The Bloomberg campaign’s initiative is groundbreaking, and it goes to significantly increasing the economic health of African Americans by tripling their net worth,” said Columbia, South Carolina Mayor Steve Benjamin, who...

Buttigieg Lands Black South Carolina Lawmaker’s Endorsement

By MEG KINNARD, Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential contender Pete Buttigieg is picking up his first endorsement among South Carolina's Black lawmakers as attention in the early voting contest turns toward more...

Deval Patrick, Last Black Candidate in 2020 Race, Drops Out

By ALEXANDRA JAFFE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick, the last remaining African American candidate in a Democratic presidential field once defined by its diversity, ended his 2020 campaign Wednesday after...

Clarence Thomas in His Own Words

By Dwight Brown NNPA News Wire Film Critic To many, he is an enigma. Or that controversial 1990s political/judicial figure who faded into a quiet corner of the Supreme Court of the United States. RBG gets...

Biden Faces Competition for Black Vote in ‘Firewall’ SC

By Meg Kinnard The Associated Press Joe Biden is facing increasingly formidable competition in South Carolina, a state his campaign has long assumed was safely in his column and one he's repeatedly described as a "firewall"...

Senate Chaplain’s Velvet Voice Cuts Through Impeachment Fray

By ELANA SCHOR, Associated Press The impeachment trial of President Donald Trump doesn't lack for strong speakers. But only one voice at the trial speaks to senators-turned-jurors about the values behind their actions — and...

Congressional Black Caucus Detail Upcoming CBC 2020 National Black Leadership Summit

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Contributor In an effort to emphasize measurable policy change with tangible direct action, members of the Congressional Black Caucus will be convening the Congressional Black Caucus National Black Leadership...

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