FDIC Seeks Insurance Increase

Move could help instill confidence in banking system

The Federal Deposit Corporation approached Congress this afternoon about increasing the federal deposit insurance limit…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Surviving Tight Credit

Main Street businesses feel crunch of Wall Street collapse

With a $700 billion Wall Street bailout deal rejected in the House, one of the…

By Cliff Hocker

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Is Palin Out of Her League?

For all the talk that Gov. Sarah Palin is in over her head, there’s more…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Ohio Commences Early Voting

Voters in the swing state of Ohio began casting absentee ballots Tuesday, a day after…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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“Let’s Do The Obama Dance!” No. Let’s Not.

“Throw your ‘O’s in the air!”

This is a line from a YouTube music video I…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Unique Franchises: Household Names Begin Here

Options still abound if your options out of reach

Finding a profitable franchise can be as simple as looking at world trends and asking…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Report: Economic Gains for Blacks Reversing

Boom of 1990s deflated in new millennium slump

Released by the Economic Policy Institute (EPI), a report, “Reversal of Fortune: Economic Gains of…

By Aisha I. Jefferson

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Maxine Waters Gives an Update on the Bailout

Yesterday, while walking around the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference, I ran into…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Miracle at St. Anna

On-location with the cast of the movie “Miracle at St. Anna,” actors Derek Luke, Michael…

By BLACK ENTERPRISE Broadcast Group

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The CBCF Debate Watching Party Continues…Finishing up

The debate is over.

The Congressional Black Caucus crowd is cheering!

“Yes we can!” and “Obama!”

Everyone is…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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The CBCF Crowd Loves Obama

9:45-9:56pm-The debate crowd at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Debate Watching Party is on pins…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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The Debate Watching Party continues…The Scene

10:18pm
The looks:
People are intently and quietly listening and watching.
The walls on the back of the…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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The Debate

9:15pm EST: Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Debate Watching Party, Washington D.C. Convention Center

Obama started with…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Tom Joyner at the Debate Party

8:30ish pm EST

Where: The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Debate Watch Party, Washington, D.C.

I just entered…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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McCain, Obama Square Off

Zingers and subtle attacks are hallmark of first presidential debate

The stakes were higher than ever tonight as Sens. Barack Obama and John McCain…

By Joyce Jones

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From Wall Street to Main Street

The credit crisis' impact on you

The wave of bank failures and the wrangling in Congress over a $700 billion rescue…

By Renita Burns

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McCain, Obama Traveling to Mississippi

(Source: perezhilton.com)

Sen. John McCain announced he will participate in tonight’s presidential candidate debate, going head-to-head…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Dewey Defeats Truman Redux

John McCain's ad that appeared many hours before the debate. (click to enlarge)

Apparently, somone on…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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McCain Back in Debate: Desperate or Diligent?

Twists and turns continue to pop up along the campaign trail and this week’s…

By Alvaro Muir

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Fate of Debate Still Uncertain

Sen. John McCain, Republican presidential candidate, maintains that he will not participate in the Mississippi…

By Janell Hazelwood

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