Ben Carson Talk Gun Control in his new Book
Politics

Ben Carson Talks Gun Control, New Book at National Press Club

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson took an hour out of his campaign Friday, Oct. 9, to speak about his upbringing, gun control and cyber-attacks from another country. Carson spoke at a luncheon at the National Press Club in Northwest, where he took the time to promote his new book, “A More Perfect Union: What We the People Can Do to Reclaim Our Constitutional Liberties.”
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**FILE** Congressional Black Caucus members G.K. Butterfield (left) and Charles Rangel (Courtesy photo)
Financial Literacy

CBC Forum Discusses Economic Equality for Blacks

Dawn Oneal makes less than $10 an hour as an early child care worker in DeKalb County, Georgia. Her husband, however, remains unemployed, occasionally finding construction jobs. “I am paid $8.50 an hour for taking care of America’s greatest asset,” said Oneal, 48, a member with the Service Employees International Union leading the “Fight for $15” campaign. “Life in DeKalb County is hard. The Fight for 15 and Black Lives Matter go hand-in-hand. It was time to take a stand.”
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