“Hush Yo’ Mouth” and “Pick Yo’ Cotton”

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or...

Representative Eric Johnson Files Bills to Delay the Felony Conviction of Prostitution & End...

DALLAS – Representative Johnson has filed House Bill 1218 to help prostitutes break the cycle of incarceration and re-enter society by delaying a felony...

New Progressives vs. The Old Guard Could Harris County Democrats Be on the Verge...

By Darwin Campbell HOUSTON- The political earthquake that changed Harris County from “Republican Red” to a “Democratic Blue” is may not be over. Tremors and aftershock...

State Rep. Johnson’s Agenda for District 139

By State Rep. Jarvis Johnson Jarvis Johnson was sworn in surrounded by family and friends January 10 to succeed Mayor Sylvester Turner as House District...

Rep. Coleman on Renaming of Dowling Street to Emancipation Avenue

HOUSTON - Today the Houston City Council approved changing the name of Dowling Street to Emancipation Avenue. Rep. Garnet Coleman (D-147) started a push...

DIALLO’S OF HOUSTON TO PAY $139,366 TO RESOLVE EEOC DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT

Nightclub Made Unlawful HIV Medical Inquiry, Then Fired Employee, Federal Agency Charged HOUSTON – The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) announced today that Diallo’s...

Lt. Tammy Alfred, Harris County Precinct 1

1st African-American Female Lieutenant Seeks To Reverse Negative Police Stereotypes & Rebuild Trust With Youth, Community    “Law enforcement officers are never 'off duty.' They are...

Famed African-American Attorney is Assistant DA

By Darwin Campbell “Thank you DA Kim Ogg for inviting me to be your Chief of Staff,” she said in a statement to Ogg on...

CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE SAYS THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT REPEAL PUTS TEXANS LIVES AT...

Congresswoman Jackson Lee: “I will fight tirelessly on behalf of the millions of American families who depend on the Affordable Care Act to provide...