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Reverend Michael Waters and Family at U.S. Capitol

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson released the following statement after Reverend Michael Waters, founding pastor of Joy Tabernacle African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.)...

COUNCIL MEMBER AMANDA EDWARDS TO EMPOWER HOUSTON SENIOR CITIZENS AND THEIR CAREGIVERS WITH VITAL...

  “The Empowered You: Houston Senior Citizens Conference,” is like “Seniors 101,” as it provided a one-stop shop for tools to help senior citizens...

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Applauds U.S. Department of Agriculture and Texas Human Services Agency...

Congresswoman Jackson Lee: “Witnessing firsthand the thousands of disaster-impacted residents being served at Deussen Park on the first day reinforced my reasoning for seeking...

REP. ERIC JOHNSON CALLS FOR INTERIM STUDY ON MAIL-IN BALLOT FRAUD & REDISTRICTING

On Monday, October 2, 2017, Representative Eric Johnson (D-Dallas) sent a letter to Texas House Speaker Joe Straus (R-San Antonio) calling for him to...

Houston Bar Association Expands LegalLine for Harvey Questions

The Houston Bar Association has expanded LegalLine, its free call-in legal advice program, to help those with questions related to Hurricane Harvey. Beginning today,...

Rep. Al Green Statement on Introducing Legislation Preventing the President From Issuing a Self-Pardon

  President Donald Trump waves as he boards Air Force One, on July 22, 2017AP Houston, TX – Congressman Al Green (D-TX09) released the following statement...

NAACP Houston Branch Host Quarterly Conversational Series

Houston - Law enforcement leaders gathered at Acres Homes Multi-Service Center to discuss criminal justice matters across the city. NAACP Houston Branch recently implemented...

Voting Power & Rights On the Line

Gerrymandering – Fighting The Hidden Weapon of Disenfranchisement By: Darwin Campbell SAN ANTONIO- One of the most basic and important rights African Americans enjoy in the...

William “Cruz” Shaw- San Antonio District 2

San Antonio - William “Cruz” Shaw was elected to San Antonio’s City Council for District 2 in June 2017. Now it is his turn in...

Blacks Should Stop Supporting People Who Don’t Support Them!

I recently ran across a sign posted by the Black Main Street which has a message that I have been attempting to convey to...