CBC Chair Marcia L. Fudge’s Statement on the November Jobs Report

WASHINGTON, DC (Link) - Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Chair Marcia L. Fudge released the following statement today after the Department of Labor announced that the economy added 203,000 jobs and the unemployment rate dropped to 7 percent in November: “Today’s report shows our economy continues … [Read more...]

Could Government Shutdown Lead to Recession?

(AURN) -- Congresswoman Marcia Fudge says congressional leaders are working long nights voting on a budget, but says Republicans must come up with a clean continuing resolution to keep the government going.  Meanwhile she says the longer the federal government is shut down, recession … [Read more...]

First Lady to Pinch Hit at CBC Awards Dinner

By: April Ryan First Lady Michelle Obama makes another major address just weeks after her much touted Democratic National Convention speech.  Mrs. Obama will pinch hit for her husband, President Barack Obama Saturday, September 22nd at the the Congressional Black Caucus Phoenix Awards Dinner at … [Read more...]