Lisa Fritsch to run for Governor

“This campaign is not about me becoming governor, it’s about me being called to service at this point in time in this critical race.” The...

New TTI Chairperson

Houston City Council Member Larry V. Green, presenting District K, has been appointed chairperson of City Council's Transportation, Technology, and Infrastructure Committee by Mayor...

Welcoming A Civil Rights Icon to Dallas

By: Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Congressman John Lewis, one of the champions of the civil rights movement, risked his life nearly 50 years ago to...

Schedule Immediate Vote For Unemployment Insurance Benefits

By: Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee "Behind the grim statistics are the heartbreaking stories of real persons struggling to get by and who need the unemployment...

Wake Up Black America: We MUST Never forget the past!

HOUSTON - The history of American civilization has left remnants of many open wounds that are constantly agitated within the Black community of its...

Community Health Clinics Awarded Funds

HOUSTON- Recently, Congressman Al Green called representatives from South Central Care Community Health Center, the Harris County Hospital District, and the Asian American Health...

Redistricting is Back (Again)

One of Dr. King’s most enduring achievements was the passage of the Voting Rights Act in 1965, landmark legislation that outlawed discriminatory voting practices...

The Rise of Blacks in the Prison Population

Somewhere in a U.S. prison today, a young Black man sits behind bars counting down the years, months and days till he sees freedom....

Additional Option for Some Consumers With Cancelled Plans

Recently, Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee announced that the Department of Health and Human Services has issued a clarification of the Affordable Care Act that...

Tell Everyone About the Affordable Care Act!

All of us must continue to support the Affordable Care Act and the opportunity that it provides for nearly six million Texans to purchase...