KARL ROVE HECKLED THREE TIMES IN CALIFORNIA

Karl Rove heckled, called 'war criminal' at book event     Former White House Chief of Staff Karl Rove was heckled and branded a 'war criminal' at a book signing in Beverly Hills, California, Monday night.    Rove, who served as senior advisor and deputy chief of staff to former President George … [Read more...]

DR. DOROTHY HEIGHT HAS MET WITH PRESIDENTS FROM ROOSEVELT TO OBAMA

    Dr. Dorothy Height is in intensive care in a Washington, D.C. hospital on her 98th Birthday.   Former Clinton Labor Secretary Alexis Herman says her "Birthday celebration will go on because Dr. Height wanted it."  The event has shifted from a party to a birthday filled with prayers for her … [Read more...]

HEALTH CARE REFORM IS NOW LAW

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WHAT NEXT AFTER THE RACIST REMARKS AND SPITTING INCIDENT ON THE HILL

House Majority Whip James Clyburn was not present during the incident outside of Capitol Hill Saturday, but was made aware of Republican protesters, against Health Care Reform, calling Congressman John Lewis a "Nigger",  calling openly gay Congressman Barney Frank a "Faggot" and spitting on  … [Read more...]

CLARITY ON HEALTH CARE CHANGES

  President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, and senior staff, react in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, as the House passes the health care reform bill, March 21, 2010. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)   New York Times For Consumers, Clarity on Health Care Changes By … [Read more...]

TEA PARTY PROTESTERS CALL CONGRESSMAN JOHN LEWIS “NIGGER”

Tea party protesters scream 'nigger' at black congressman William Douglas | McClatchy Newspapers last updated: March 20, 2010   WASHINGTON - Demonstrators outside the U.S. Capitol, angry over the proposed health care bill, shouted "nigger" Saturday at U.S. Rep. John Lewis, a Georgia congressman and … [Read more...]

PRESIDENT OBAMA AND HEALTH CARE REFORM ON THE EVE OF THE VOTE

According to Mark Knoller of CBS "On no other issue has President Obama put in as much effort and displayed as much passion as on health care. Since launching his campaign for health care reform with a White House forum on March 5th of last year, Mr. Obama has delivered 54 speeches and statements … [Read more...]

SAVING HBCU’S FROM THE HEALTH CARE REFORM TRADE OFF

Saving Health Care Reform has put at least 2 billion dollars in federal funding for Historically Black Colleges and Universities in jeopardy. The proposed trade off to fund reform was to shave 850 million dollars annually for HBCU's over 10 years plus the Title III monies for infrastructure, … [Read more...]

PRESIDENT OBAMA AND CBC TALK JOBS

The White House billed the Presidents meeting with the Congressional Black Caucus as a conversation on Health Care Reform. The caucus flipped the script for the session in the White House State Dinning Room and spoke mostly on jobs. The majority of the 43 members attended the meeting with 95% … [Read more...]

CONGRESSMAN CHARLIE RANGEL TEMPORARILY STEPS ASIDE

In recent weeks, dispite Ethics Committee findings, Democrats on the Hill have been standing by Congressman Charlie Rangle. One Democrat who wishes not to be identified said, Rangel would not be asked to step down unless his presence as Chair of the House Ways and Means Committee is toxic for … [Read more...]