CBC Members Call Trump Presence at Museum Opening an Insult

When two members of the Congressional Black Caucus, longtime Mississippi Congressman Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.) and civil rights legend Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), heard that President Donald Trump planned to attend the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum dedication ceremony, they both announced that they would forego the event. Continue reading CBC Members Call Trump Presence at Museum Opening an Insult

The Congressional Black Caucus Meets with FBI Director Over ‘Black Identity Extremists’ Report

FBI Director Christopher A. Wray failed to explain why the agency he leads changed the name of a domestic terrorism designation from “Black Separatist Extremist” to “Black Identity Extremist,” during a recent meeting with a group of Congressional Black Caucus members about a leaked FBI document. Continue reading The Congressional Black Caucus Meets with FBI Director Over ‘Black Identity Extremists’ Report