Beyond the Lunch Counters

New Civil Rights Fight Targets Criminal Justice Reform HOUSTON-The fight for bail reform continues. “It is the Civil Rights Battle in our era,” Harris County...

Council Member Amanda Edwards

HOUSTON - “One issue is economic development. You don’t really hear many discussions regarding how elected officials’ should empower existing communities through new initiatives...

The Taking(s) of Your Land by Puppet Masters.

Say HELL NO to the: “Proposed Community Land Trust” By: Robert Johnson There’s something wrong with our political process where all of our African-American politicians are...

Understanding the Law: Grandparent Custody

Are you a grandparent? Are you raising your grandchildren? Are you having difficulty because you don’t have any established rights? If your answer is...

Equal Pay Day, Cosponsors Paycheck Fairness Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Johnson marks Equal Pay Day by cosponsoring the Paycheck Fairness Act, legislation that would strengthen the Equal Pay Act...

CELEBRATING WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH

During the month of March we celebrate Women’s History Month and honor the courageous women in our history who have marched, organized, and advanced...

Chenise LeDoux becomes the 37th Postmaster of Houston

You are known by the company you keep- Proverb   Houston,TX- Chenise LeDoux continues to be in good company both now and historically- having been postmaster...

“What If It Was Yo’ Mama?”

Meals On Wheels Cuts & Budget Bologna “Cold-Slap” to Elderly & Poor.   HOUSTON- As the Donald Trump White House feasts on the best in catered...

Busted: Trump Cards Failed in Hail Mary Health Care Push

What Goes Around Comes Around. Washington- If the tussle over Affordable Healthcare Act were a game of Blackjack, the cards President Donald Trump held during...

Harris County Democrats Want to Get Out of Hell?

Stop Making Deals With The Devil The Harris County Blue phenomena could only be a blip on the political landscape if new life and ideas...