Check out Congressman Bennie G. Thompson's interview with CNN about conversations President Trump's aides had with Russian officials during the 2016 Presidential campaign and the resignation of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn for lying about the nature of his conversations with a Russian diplomat. Thompson is the Ranking Member of the House Committee on Homeland Security and a...
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Last weekend, several members of the Congressional Black Caucus, including Senator Cory Booker, Senator Kamala Harris, Congressman John Lewis, Congressman Bobby Scott and Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, joined with activists at the White House and at airports across the country to protest the Trump Administration’s #MuslimBan. Here’s what happened to Congressman Scott when he tried to speak...
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Congressman denied access to border protection officials at Dulles airport
CBC Chairman Rep. Cedric Richmond talks with Roll Call about two cities that are important to African-American history and culture, and the African-American leaders past and present who inspire him. #BlackHistoryMonth

Black History Month: Roll Call Talks with Rep. Cedric L. Richmond, CBC Chair
ICYMI: Last night, CBC members, including Rep. Cedric Richmond, took the floor to express their discontent with the unconstitutional, un-American #MuslimBan
The Congressional Black Caucus will stand against this dangerous Executive Order and continue to call on the president to reconsider this approach.” Read more from Chairman Rep. Cedric Richmond here [ Link ] on President Trump’s Unconstitutional Immigration Ban

Rep. Richmond on President Trump’s Executive Order to Institute a ‘Muslim Ban’
CBC Chairman Rep. Cedric Richmond released a powerful statement today on President Trumps's choice of John Gore as Deputy Assistant Attorney General. [ Link ]

Rep. Richmond Responds to President Trump’s Latest Selection for the DOJ Civil Rights Division
The confirmation of Rep. Price would not only be bad for Americans, but bad for state governments. Mr. Price has repeatedly voted for legislation that would turn Medicare into a block grant program. With block grant programs, states would only have a lump sum of funding to allocate to their residents. Without help from the federal government, states will not be able to properly fund Medicare...
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We cannot afford to allow someone who has been deemed the “Architect of the For-Profit Charter” in Detroit control how states will receive funding for our children’s education. She has consistently fought against public schools and continues to advocate for the implementation of a for-profit educational system.
We want to take a moment to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Day! Today we don't celebrate the dream, we celebrate the vision, hard work, sacrifice, courage and actions that it took to make the dream come true.

The CBC honors those deeds by the work we do every day as the conscience of the Congress.
President Obama has dedicated three new civil monuments in honor of #MLKDAY & our ongoing civil rights journey.
We will not stop fighting against the unqualified nominees President- Elect Trump has chosen for various cabinet positions. Yesterday, Rep. Cedric Richmond, Rep. John Lewis, and Sen. Cory Booker gave powerful testimonies against the nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions for attorney general. Click the link below to read why the Congressional Black Caucus is opposed to the nomination of Sen. Jeff...
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The Negative Impact of President-Elect Trump’s Nomination Picks
ICYMI: Today, CBC Chairman Rep. Cedric Richmond and fellow CBC Members Rep. John Lewis and Sen. Cory Booker took a powerful stand against the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions. Sen. Booker broke tradition by testifying against the nomination of one of his Senate colleagues.
Join the Congressional Black Caucus on the House floor for our Special Order Hour to speak out against President-Elect Trump's Cabinet Nominations. Watch here: [ Link ]

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Happy Holidays from CBC Chairman G. K. Butterfield and members of the Congressional Black Caucus. [ Link ]

Happy holidays from Congressional Black Caucus Chairman, Rep. G. K. Butterfield.