The 44th President Barack Obama and the 45th President Donald Trump greet each other at the 58th Presidential Inauguration on Friday, Jan. 20 at the U.S. Capitol. (Roy Lewis/The Washington Informer)
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Peaceful Transfer of Power: Trump Signs Multiple Executive Orders

The 44th President Barack Obama gave his last address as commander in chief of the United States on Tuesday, Jan. 10 in his hometown of Chicago assuring the people that despite a contentious election season there will be a peaceful transfer of power to Donald Trump. [read more…]

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Lack of Diversity in Hiring Plagues Senate on Both Sides of the Aisle

Don Cravins, the National Urban League’s senior vice president for policy, challenged members of the U.S. Senate, particularly the Senate’s 46 Democrats, on the lack of minority hiring in their senior staff positions at a two-hour forum on Capitol Hill. [read more…]