Retiring Rep. Charlie Rangel: Trump presidency like ‘a bad dream’

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel thought he would be wrapping up his 46-year career in Congress on a note of triumph, leaving office at the same time as a history-making fellow Democrat, President Barack Obama, with the country in the hands of longtime friend Hillary Clinton. Instead, the gravelly-voiced New Yorker said […]

42nd Annual Legislative Conference of the Congressional Convenes in DC

WASHINGTON — The 42nd Annual Legislative Conference of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) will convene September 19-22, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in the District of Columbia. Elected officials, community leaders, professional executives and constituents from throughout the nation will meet during the Conference to lay out specific concerns and policy issues […]