Funding for the minority-serving institutions had expired during a months-long standoff between Republicans and Democrats.
SENATE REPUBLICANS AND Democrats reached an agreement to permanently fund historically black colleges and universities and other minority serving institutions after a months-long standoff during which federal funding for the schools expired.
"While this funding should never have lapsed in the first place, I'm glad that we were able to... Read more
Their open letter comes as House Democrats are drawing up articles of impeachment for a full floor vote.
A group of more than 500 legal scholars has signed an open letter to Congress declaring that President Donald Trump “engaged in impeachable conduct” as the impeachment proceedings against him continue.
“We do not reach this conclusion lightly,” stated the letter, dated Friday.
Trump “betrayed his oath of office” by attempting... Read more
Here we go again. A Texas police officer has reportedly killed a Black person under suspicious circumstances, and all indications point toward a possible coverup. Sound familiar?
The mother of a young Black man killed by police claims a detective said that her son was shot in the head even though he didn’t have a gun or pose a threat to... Read more
The California senator struggled to gain traction in recent months.
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) is dropping her presidential bid. She informed her staff on Tuesday.
Harris held a call with her team in Iowa on Tuesday, saying that she had made the decision because of financial struggles experienced by the campaign.
“I don’t think anyone on my team was expecting this,” said one staffer, who... Read more
The HBCU is the first from Maryland to perform at the historic parade.
hanksgiving Day is upon us and Morgan State University’s Magnificent Marching Machine will be making history this year. Local Baltimore news outlet WBALTV 11 has revealed that the HBCU’s marching band will be the first historically black university in Maryland to play at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, and the fifth in... Read more