The Obama administration announced today stepped up measures to persuade big banks to help strapped mortgage holders.
While the country struggles with double-digit unemployment Black males face jobless rates that are twice as bad.
An interfaith group of clergy and supporters rallied at Sen. Joe Lieberman's Hartford office Tuesday to present hundreds of personal prayers in support of health care reform.
The boxing community here is mourning the death of Francisco "Paco" Rodriguez, 25, who died over the weekend due to repeated blows to the head after a brutal boxing match in Philadelphia.
Blanche Lincoln and Joe Lieberman took center stage in the health care debate this past week.
Students occupied Wheeler Hall on the University of California campus in Berkeley, protesting a decision by university regents to raise fees.
A bill to end the Cuba travel ban got a lively debate in a House committee last week.
A Connecticut delegation of civil rights groups met with Senator Joseph Lieberman's staff yesterday to urge the Senator to support comprehensive health care reform.
Members of the Congressional Black Caucus persuaded House Finance Services Committee chairman, Rep. Barney Frank to delay a vote on the systemic risks bill.
The government may have to step in to ensure companies are not using the swine flu epidemic to rip off those who come down with the flu.