Here's What's Going to Happen at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's 48th Annual Conference 

Ask U.S. Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.), chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, what’s on his mind for 2018 and he’ll get directly to the point: 218 seats. That’s the number of seats the Democrats need to really throw its weight around to do the things its members want to achieve over the next two years.

Too Sick to Socialize, but I Went to the NY Urban League’s Black & White Champagne Brunch and the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Conference in DC Anyway

Three weeks. That is how long I‚Äôve been sick with an unknown virus (the thing doctors tell you when they don‚Äôt know what it is but know it won‚Äôt kill you). It‚Äôs not the flu. It‚Äôs not a cold. But it is one thing‚ÄĒa jerk. Just the biggest jerk of a disease ruining my social life by forcing me to be actually antisocial,‚Ķ

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation‚Äôs Annual Legislative Conference Slated to ‚ÄėRise‚Äô Above Trump-Era Shenanigans

For the first time since the Obama administration left office and subsequently moved most of the chocolate and reasonable, left-brain thinking out of the White House, the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s 47th Annual Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C., is upon us. It all starts Wednesday.