Friday, June 23, 2017

lawmakers

In a wide-ranging discussion on Capitol Hill among lawmakers, activists, policy experts and former Obama administration officials about the state of civil rights in the Trump administration, the consensus was unanimous that the current climate for civil rights is the most dangerous that has been experienced in decades. The April 6 event was hosted by […]

(TriceEdneyWire.com) When future generations read the history of the nation’s first Black President, I believe there will be greater acknowledgement of his administration’s significant accomplishments. For now, however, an undeniable strategic war is underway to dismantle the very progress President Obama achieved. General market media have extensively reported on reforms or repeals of the Affordable […]

By James Wright  Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the Afro American Newspapers (TriceEdneyWire.com) U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine and U.S. Rep. Bobby Scott, Democrats from Virginia, want to set up a federal panel to study the contributions and accomplishments of Blacks in America. On Feb. 11, Kaine and Scott were joined by Sen. Mark […]