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The Charlotte Post
Congressional Black Caucus to Trump: Cancel HBCU summitand Universities scheduled for next month, despite calls from lawmakers and oth
The Charlotte Post / Posted 17 hours ago
and Universities scheduled for next month, despite calls from lawmakers and other leaders to postpone the event. Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.), chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, slammed the Trump administration in a call with... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Black college meeting is on, White House sayson Monday called for a cancellation of the conference. All but one of the caucu
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 hours ago
on Monday called for a cancellation of the conference. All but one of the caucus members are Democrats. CBC Chairman Cedric Richmond, D-La., said Trump’s Charlottesville remarks and his embrace of Confederate monuments show that he’s not... Read more
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Black Press USA
CBC Chairman Talks HBCUs, Impeachment and #RootOutRacismBy Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a conference call
Black Press USA / Posted yesterday
By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a conference call with reporters, Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.), the chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), pledged to revisit the debate around impeachment when Congress returns... Read more
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The Hill
Black lawmakers launch ‘root out racism’ campaign vs. Trumprally in Charlottesville that led to the deaths of a counter-protestor and two
The Hill / Posted yesterday
rally in Charlottesville that led to the deaths of a counter-protestor and two state police. ADVERTISEMENT Led by Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.), chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), the “root out racism” campaign takes aim at the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Rep. Richmond calls for cancellation of Trump admin. meetingCongressman Cedric Richmond wants leaders of historically black colleges to can
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
Congressman Cedric Richmond wants leaders of historically black colleges to cancel next month's meeting with White House officials. According to our partners at Nola.Com|The Times-Picayune, Richmond, who serves as chairman of the caucus, sent a... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Two employees killed in Conway bank robbery12 protest in Charlottesville, Va., show he has no commitment to African Americ
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
12 protest in Charlottesville, Va., show he has no commitment to African Americans. (Source: FOX 8 graphic) Congressman Cedric Richmond wants leaders of historically black colleges to cancel next month's meeting with White House... Read more
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Raw Story
Black caucus has had it with Trump, plans to discuss impeachment Rep. Cedric Richmond and other members of the Congressional Black Caucus (Fac
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
Rep. Cedric Richmond and other members of the Congressional Black Caucus (Facebook) Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! WASHINGTON — The Congressional Black Caucus, a formidable... Read more
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The News & Observer
Black caucus has had it with Trump, plans to discuss impeachmentcaucus meet when Congress returns in two weeks to discuss whether to back Democ
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
caucus meet when Congress returns in two weeks to discuss whether to back Democratic-led efforts to impeach Trump. Rep. Cedric Richmond, D-La., the caucus chairman, said the president’s remarks after the deadly August 12 protest in... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Battle lines drawn in wake of Charlottesville incidenttwo of them working for him in the White House, and sees them as morally equiva
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
two of them working for him in the White House, and sees them as morally equivalent to anti-racist protesters,” U.S. Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.), chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, said late Tuesday evening. “I never thought I would see... Read more
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Black Press USA
Steve Bannon, President Trump’s Most Controversial Advisor, Leaves White House Poston the inside like I can on the outside.” In a statement about Bannon’s dismis
Black Press USA / Posted 4 days ago
on the inside like I can on the outside.” In a statement about Bannon’s dismissal, Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-La.) said that Bannon needed to go, but so do other White supremacists working in the Trump... Read more
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The Hill
Head of Black Democrats laments Bannon’s ‘racist’ legacyFriday that his influence remains in a host of “racist” policies still prevaili
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
Friday that his influence remains in a host of “racist” policies still prevailing under the Trump administration. Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.) said positions championed by the administration –– from tougher voting restrictions and immigration... Read more
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Daily Record
Donald Trump in new race row after calling Confederate statues "beautiful"will be greatly missed and never able to be replaced.” Following Trump’s tweet
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
will be greatly missed and never able to be replaced.” Following Trump’s tweets, Democrat Congressmen Bennie Thompson and Cedric Richmond called for the swift removal of ­Confederate figures from the Capitol Building in Washington. Mr Thompson... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Donald Trump in new race row after calling Confederate statues "beautiful"will be greatly missed and never able to be replaced.” Following Trump’s tweet
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
will be greatly missed and never able to be replaced.” Following Trump’s tweets, Democrat Congressmen Bennie Thompson and Cedric Richmond called for the swift removal of ­Confederate figures from the Capitol Building in Washington. Mr Thompson... Read more
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New York Post
Nancy Pelosi wants Confederate statues removed from CapitolStates in order to keep African-Americans in chains. By the way, thank god, the
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
States in order to keep African-Americans in chains. By the way, thank god, they lost,” Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-La.) told ABC News on Wednesday. Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) also said on Thursday that he would seek to... Read more
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The Hill
Booker introducing bill to remove Confederate statues from CapitolStates in order to keep African-Americans in chains. By the way, thank God, the
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
States in order to keep African-Americans in chains. By the way, thank God, they lost,” Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-La.) told ABC News. But a CBC aide told The Hill earlier this week that the group is not currently... Read more
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Daily Mail
Arizona mother turns Confederate into a '2nd place' trophywho fought against the United States in order to keep African-Americans in chai
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
who fought against the United States in order to keep African-Americans in chains,' Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond, a Louisiana Democrat, told ABC News. A march in Charlottesville, Virginia attended mostly by neo-Nazis and... Read more
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EuroNews
Censure, Statues, Hearings: What Congress Is Weighing Post Charlottesvillebut my elected officials need to be held to a higher bar," Ferguson told NBC Ne
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
but my elected officials need to be held to a higher bar," Ferguson told NBC News. Reps. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss. and Cedric Richmond, D-La. each repeated calls to remove Confederate symbols from the Capitol Building, which displays statues to... Read more
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NBC News
Here's what Congress is considering in response to Charlottesvillebut my elected officials need to be held to a higher bar,” Ferguson told NBC Ne
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
but my elected officials need to be held to a higher bar,” Ferguson told NBC News. Reps. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss. and Cedric Richmond, D-La. each repeated calls to remove Confederate symbols from the Capitol Building, which displays statues to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Black lawmakers: Confederate statues should be banned from US Capitolwho fought against the United States in order to keep African-Americans in chai
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
who fought against the United States in order to keep African-Americans in chains,' Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond, a Louisiana Democrat, told ABC News. 'By the way, thank God, they lost,' he said. Congressmen Cedric... Read more
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The Hill
Black lawmakers say Confederate statues should come out of CapitolStates in order to keep African Americans in chains. By the way, thank god, the
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
States in order to keep African Americans in chains. By the way, thank god, they lost,” Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-La.) told ABC News. However, a CBC aide told The Hill that the group is not currently working on any... Read more
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The Hill
Dem lawmaker calls for Trump's removalnever thought I would see the day when the president of United States would ope
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
never thought I would see the day when the president of United States would openly defend white supremacists,” said Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.), chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus. “I call on my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to... Read more
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Black Press USA
White Supremacist Murder Suspect Jailed after Charlottesville AttackTanden’s concerns about the president’s dithering remarks about the White natio
Black Press USA / Posted 9 days ago
Tanden’s concerns about the president’s dithering remarks about the White nationalist movement, Congressman Cedric Richmond, (D-La.) said that since the campaign, President Trump has encouraged and emboldened the type of racism and... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Civil rights community, DOJ clash over race-based college admissionsis a pending vacancy on the high court. In a statement released Wednesday afte
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
is a pending vacancy on the high court. In a statement released Wednesday afternoon, Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-La.) said the DOJ is expanding its current assault on communities of color with its plan, as reported by... Read more
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The Hill
Congressional Black Caucus: Our worst fears of Sessions are becoming realityIn a scathing statement Wednesday afternoon, CBC Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-La
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
In a scathing statement Wednesday afternoon, CBC Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-La.) said the department is expanding its current assault on communities of color with its plan, as reported by The New York Times, to investigate affirmative action... Read more
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The Hill
The Hill's Whip List: Trade bill picks up momentumRangel (N.Y.) — Voted against TPA in the Ways and Means Committee. Rangel will
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
Rangel (N.Y.) — Voted against TPA in the Ways and Means Committee. Rangel will retire at the end of this Congress. Rep. Cedric Richmond (La.) — Richmond is "leaning heavily no." Obama has reached out to him, Politico reported. Rep. Lucille... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Don’t Tell Colin Kaepernick to "Stick to Sports"tweet: “How can we truly celebrate independence on a day that intentionally rob
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 22 days ago
tweet: “How can we truly celebrate independence on a day that intentionally robbed our ancestors of theirs?” Congressman Cedric Richmond from Louisiana, who is also chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, argues that Colin’s treatment is unfair:... Read more
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Breitbart
CBC Chair Dem Rep Richmond: What’s Happening to Kaepernick Is ‘Unfair’TMZ Sports spoke with Congressional Black Caucus chairman Rep. Cedric Richmond
Breitbart / Posted 25 days ago
TMZ Sports spoke with Congressional Black Caucus chairman Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-LA) about free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s status in the league. Richmond said the fact that Kaepernick is still unsigned is “unfair,” reasoning that he... Read more
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The Hill
Dems pivot to offering ObamaCare improvementsCongressional Black Caucus (CBC) is poised to introduce a series of ACA reforms
The Hill / Posted 25 days ago
Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) is poised to introduce a series of ACA reforms as early as Friday, according to Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-La.). And leaders of the Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) met this week to lay the groundwork for... Read more
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The Hill
House votes to let lawmakers use taxpayer funds for home securityfirst half of the years than in all of 2016. “Unfortunately, we find ourselves
The Hill / Posted 28 days ago
first half of the years than in all of 2016. “Unfortunately, we find ourselves in a time where this is needed,” said Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.). “We need to make sure that we safeguard ourselves in this rising time of new threats and... Read more
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New Kerala
Increased Black Homeownership Focus Of NAREB Convention In New Orleans - newkerala news #256980Other prominent confirmed speakers presenting at different times throughout the
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
Other prominent confirmed speakers presenting at different times throughout the convention include U.S. Congressman Cedric Richmond (D-LA), current chair of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), U.S. Congressman Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO), a... Read more
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Black Press USA
Black Publishers Push for Report on Federal Ad Spendingwent to minority-owned businesses. Thirty-one of Norton’s colleagues in Congres
Black Press USA / Posted 30 days ago
went to minority-owned businesses. Thirty-one of Norton’s colleagues in Congress signed the letter, including CBC Chair Cedric Richmond (D-La.) and legendary congressmen John Lewis (D-Ga.), Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.), and former CBC Chair G.K.... Read more

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