Congressional Black Caucus News
The Latest: Doubts Follow Release of Police Shooting Video
An attorney for the family of a man shot by Charlotte officers says police footage doesn't show a gun in the man's hand and doubts remain after the release of the video
The Latest: Police Don't Plan to Remove Peaceful Protesters
Charlotte police say they don't plan to forcibly remove protesters from the street after curfew as long as the situation remains peaceful
Donald Trump Calls for Nationwide Stop-and-Frisk Policy, Then Rolls It Back
As Donald Trump appeared to try and court African-American voters in Cleveland Wednesday at a town hall taped by Fox News to air Thursday evening, he seemed to express support for establishing the policing policy of stop and frisk on a national level. When asked by an audience member how he would
Analysis Says Trump Plan Would Add $5.3T to Debt
A new analysis from a nonpartisan group finds that Donald Trump's proposals would increase the federal debt by $5.3 trillion over the next decade
Donald Trump Says African Americans Worst Off 'Ever, Ever, Ever' in Latest Push for Black Voters
Donald Trump 's continued outreach to African-American voters led to an unprecedented declaration about the state of life for those communities. "We are going to rebuild our inner cities because our African-American communities are absolutely in the worst shape that they’ve ever been in before,
For Apathetic Dems, Obama Offers Himself as Motivation
For Democrats lulled into apathy by the uninspiring presidential election, President Barack Obama is offering himself as motivation
The Note: From Birtherism to Bombings
NOTABLES --TRUMP REPEATS CALLS FOR POLICE PROFILING FOLLOWING NYC AREA EXPLOSIONS: One day after explosive devices were discovered in the Manhattan neighborhood of Chelsea, Seaside Park, New Jersey, and in the city of Elizabeth, New Jersey, Republican nominee Donald Trump repeated his calls to
Obama: Trump's Presidential Run is an 'Infomercial'
President Barack Obama characterized Donald Trump's presidential campaign as an "infomercial" during a fundraiser in Manhattan Sunday night.
Today in History
Today in History Today is Monday, Sept. 19, the 263rd day of 2016. There are 103 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 19th, 1796, President George Washington's farewell address was published. In it, America's first chief executive advised, "Observe good faith and justice
Clinton Condemns What She Calls "Apparent Terrorist Attacks"
Hillary Clinton on Sunday condemned what she is describing as "apparent terrorist attacks" in Minnesota, New Jersey and New York