In Recognition of Ernie Banks

Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor the life of baseball legend and Hall of Famer, Ernie Banks, who passed away recently at the...

Increase Access to Banking Services & Small Business Capital

AUSTIN - State Representative Eric Johnson (D-Dallas) filed three more bills as part of his “Opportunity Agenda.” The bills would address two longstanding issues...

Paul Quinn College: “New Urban College Model”

President Michael Sorrell announced that beginning in the fall of 2015, the school would be adopting a new student financial structure that will result...

Improve Access to Justice for Those Who Need It Most

Austin – State Representative Senfronia Thompson (D- Houston) filed House Bill 1079 to broaden the reach of the Chief Justice Jack Pope Act...

The Importance of Research Funding

By Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Recently, a group of scientists announced the discovery of a new powerful antibiotic that they say has the potential to...

The Importance of Research Funding

By Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Recently, a group of scientists announced the discovery of a new powerful antibiotic that they say has the potential to...

Texas Round Up

AUSTIN - The Greater Austin Black Chamber of Commerce received the 2014 Community Partnership Award from the Office of the President and the Division...

Five Reasons Dallas’ John Wiley Price is NOT Guilty

By : Dewayne Charleston PRAIRIE VIEW - I know Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price, well sorta. As a student at North Texas State University...

Cowtown Racism~ Friction Black-Eye to Fort Worth Police & Police Chief

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues I will respectfully serve the citizens of Fort Worth and the Fort Worth Police Department. I will dedicate myself to...