Boehner: Intemperate, Ignorant and Out of Control

Julianne Malveaux
NNPA Columnist

OPINION – Congressman John Boehner was re-elected speaker of the House of Representatives with a narrow vote. Needing 218 votes, he barely clinched it with 220. His narrow vote reflects the fact that no Democrat would vote for him and that many Republicans are disillusioned of him. Perhaps it also reflects the fact that he […]

JULIANNE MALVEAUX: A Listless Obama is Still Better than Romney

Julianne Malveaux
NNPA Columnist

OPINION – Somehow, the body snatchers came last Wednesday and took the fire (as in fired up, ready to go) out of President Obama, leaving a rather listless shell of a man who never truly engaged the audience or his opponent. He looked down at his notes, fidgeted, and let Mitt Romney get away with […]