With Time Running Out on Democrats’ Majority, President Biden Gets ‘Forceful’ on Voting Rights

By Stacy M. BrownNNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent@StacyBrownMedia The coming weeks will tell if President Joe Biden’s “forceful” voting rights speech in Georgia on Tuesday, January 11, results in any tangible movement to blunt suppressing laws in Republican-led states around the country. Notably, the next several days will also reveal...

U.S. Rep. Troy Carter Concludes First Leg of Districtwide ‘Building a Better Louisiana Infrastructure Tour’

U.S. Rep. Troy A. Carter Sr., recently concluded the first installment of his districtwide ‘Building a Better Louisiana Infrastructure Tour’ to highlight the impact that investments from the Infrastructure Investments and Jobs Acts (IIJA) will bring to Louisiana’s Second Congressional District.  During his four events, he highlighted $41.6 million for...

First Anti-Critical Race Theory Complaint in Tennessee Targets Martin Luther King, Jr. Book

By Lauren Victoria BurkeNNPA Newswire Contributor A group called Moms for Liberty has filed an 11-page complaint alleging that the book “Martin Luther King Jr and the March on Washington” is “anti-American.” The complaint is the first to be filed under Tennessee’s new anti-critical race theory law. The new law specifically...