Tag Archives: black politicians

Has Charlie Rangel committed more ethics violations?

14 Nov

Has Charlie Rangel committed more ethics violations?

Congressman Charles Rangel, whose ethics trial starts tomorrow, appears to have improperly used political-action committee money to pay for his defense.

Read more here: http://aareports.com/2010/11/has-charlie-rangel-committed-more.html

Black mayors struggling in post racial America

25 Sep

Many thought that being a black elected official in a “post-racial” society would be great. But for black mayors of large cities it has not been a great time. Adrian Fenty begun the process of fixing Washington DC and for his efforts lost his primary race. Dave Bing of Detroit has been accused of a racial cleaning. Some in Philadelphia are challenging Michael Nutter’s “blackness”, and Cory Booker has lowered the murder rate in Newark NJ and gotten back control of the Newark School system from the state and he is as popular as a black man at a KKK rally. What’s going on here?

 Read a great article from the Washington Post by using the link below on this very subject.

Interview with Kesha Rogers. Dem candidate for the Texas Congressional District 22 Congressional seat.

11 Jul

My interview with Kesha Rogers an African American woman who has won the Democratic Primary for the Texas Congressional District 22 Congressional seat. Although a democrat she has spoken openly about impeaching President Obama.

Read the interview here: http://aareports.com/2010/07/here-is-my-interview-with-kesha-rogers.html

Kesha Rogers, black congressional candidate from Texas wants to impeach Obama

22 Jun

Black Congressional candidate Kesha Rogers from Texas wants to impeach Obama

In Texas, a surprise Democratic primary winner, congressional nominee Kesha Rogers, wants to impeach the President. Texas Democrats wasted little time in casting Rogers into exile and offering no support or recognition of her campaign to win what once was Republican Majority Leader Tom DeLay’s old seat.

Read more here: http://aareports.com/2010/06/black-us-senate-candidate-wants-to.html

Black NYC councilman Charles Barron to challenge Coumo to be governor of NY.

17 Jun

Black NYC councilman Charles Barron to challenge Coumo to be governor of NY state.

A black New York City councilman, Charles Barron enough diversity on the state’s Democratic ticket and he’ll run for governor to protest.