by Nicole Venable onFebruary 12, 2013
Nicole Venable is The Root's connection to the social and political scene inside the Beltway, offering commentary and exclusive photos from Washington's key events.
January 16, 2013
Rep. Marcia Fudge on how the group will look out for Americans of all colors over the next four years.
January 3, 2013
Freshman and returning members of the "conscience of the Congress" took an oath and received a reminder about the group's social-justice mission.
by David Swerdlick onDecember 17, 2012
Now that the South Carolina congressman has been tapped to fill a U.S. Senate seat, he just might be.
October 1, 2012
The civil rights legend tells The Root's Elon James White that he does not want to see history repeat itself.
September 26, 2012
Elongated Thoughts: The importance of voting was a running theme at the conference.
by Nicole Venable onSeptember 24, 2012
The Root's D.C. insider, Nicole Venable, snapped photos at the Congressional Black Caucus' 42nd-annual conference.
September 21, 2012
At a town hall meeting at this year's Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Legislative Conference, panelists focused on the civil rights battles of years past and the importance of casting a ballot in the coming weeks.
by Joshua R. Weaver onSeptember 20, 2012
The Root Recommends: Breaking Barriers, a seminar at CBC ALC 2012 on improving academic results.
by Keli Goff onSeptember 17, 2012
From Romney's senior adviser to Biden's legislative director, they keep the capital running.
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