Don’t Let the ‘G’ in Giving Stand for Guilt

Resist the chronic takers who would exploit your spirit of generosity.

One of the challenges facing many people, especially those considered to be better off than…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Michael Baisden Extends Radio Contract

Deal could expand show�s reach by millions

Bestselling author and television talk show personality Michael Baisden signed a multi-year deal to extend…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Lending Money to Friends and Family

How to avoid heartache when loaning to a loved one

It is part of the African American spirit to help our friends and family who…

By Margarette Burnette

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Black Retailers Gear Up for the Holidays

Frugal shoppers to make for a tough season for small businesses

Anxiety over the poor economy, including worries about home foreclosures, tightening credit and unemployment, has…

By Michael Dabney

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Obama Names Economic Recovery Advisory Board

Board to tackle faltering economy, plan for future

President-elect Barack Obama had his third news conference this week, and named former Federal Reserve…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Stepping Away From the Frenzy

On keeping shopping simple and free of Black Friday madness

A truncated shopping period between Thanksgiving and Christmas, combined with the absence of an “it”…

By Renita Burns

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Obama Transition Picking Up Speed

As economic team forms, choices paint picture of future

Among the many remarkable firsts that President-elect Barack Obama can lay claim to during the…

By Joyce Jones

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Rogers Named White House Social Secretary

From teas to state dinners, Rogers will plan them all

Desirée Rogers, the president of social networking for Allstate Financial, was named the special assistant…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Orszag, Nabors Named to Key Econ Roles

Stating that “Budget reform is not an option. It’s a necessity,” President-elect Barack Obama…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Five Steps to Better IT Security

Learn to protect yourself, business partners from cyber crime

When the Georgia Tech Information Security Center (GTISC) released its list of emerging cyber threats…

By Bridget McCrea

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Government Announces New Loan Programs

Hopes modifications will help raise slumping GDP

To diminish the effect of a sluggish economy, the government announced two new programs today…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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The CBC to Exercise Greater Power in New Congress

Members head top committees in Democrat-heavy legislature

The move to elect California Rep. Barbara Lee as head of the Congressional Black Caucus…

By Joyce Jones

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Obama Nominates Geithner as Treasury Secretary

Promising that he would do all within his power to right the economy, President-elect Barack…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Obama to Announce Economic Team

In a move that is expected to ease speculation amid the continued roller…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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The Day Obama Moved the Market

Nomination of Geithner as Treasury Secretary inspires desperately needed investor confidence.

This week has been one of the most devastating in Wall Street’s history. Just Thursday,…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Surviving Destruction of ‘Black Wall Street’

Black business executives lend time, money to finance New York screening

On May 21, 1921, what was once the “Black Wall Street” in Oklahoma became the…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Likely Pick of Geithner for Treasury Sends Stocks Soaring

President-elect Barack Obama is moving markets.
At least that what it seems after word…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Clinton Reportedly Accepts Cabinet Post

Sens. Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton pass each other before their February debate. (Source: GOP)…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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School Is in Session for Obama

An elementary school in Long Island, New York, has been renamed in honor…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Broadening a View of the Possible

Robert F. Kennedy's legacy of inspiration and change

The late Robert F. Kennedy famously said the following: “There are those who look at…

By Earl G. Graves, Sr.

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Wanted: A Hand to Guide Me

If you can't find a mentor, maybe you need to commit to being one.

I believe in mentorship, and study after study shows that it can be the critical…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Recession or Depression: Defining Economic Decline

Deep recession or depression? As a journalist, it’s hard to argue that words don’t matter.…

By John Simons

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Stock Conversion Offers Tax-Free Rebound

Capital losses can be a not-so-bad alternative when stocks decline

If you take losses in a tax-deferred account such as an IRA, you won’t get…

By Donald Jay Korn

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What’s Your Global Impact?

Carbon calculators help depict your true footprint on the Earth

You recycle. You take public transportation to work. You even gave away your air conditioner.…

By Jenny Sherman

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Obama May Tap Daschle for Health Secretary

(Source: Center for American Progress)

Former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, a stanch backer of…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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N.Y. Bridge Dedicated to Robert F. Kennedy

Kennedy family and political dignitaries pay tribute to slain senator

The children and friends of Robert F. Kennedy assembled today at Astoria Park in Queens…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Cutting Edge: My Virtual Trip to the Grocery Store

Put together a meal for under $60!

By Renita Burns

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The Cutting Edge: Thanksgiving

Find ways to save while creating the perfect holiday feast

Thanksgiving is around the corner and so is the big dinner with all the family’s…

By Renita Burns

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Minority Entrepreneurs Hope for a Stronger SBA

The Small Business Administration, which is charged with serving entrepreneurs needs, has experienced budget cuts…

By Joyce Jones

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For Those of You Who Will Be There … Ticket or No Ticket

If you’re coming up for the day from surrounding areas, already have dibs on your…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Eric Holder: Next Attorney General?

The Washington rumor mill is up to its old tricks again. This time,…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Delaware North Recruits Minority Firms

Firms to create 2,000 jobs in New York racetrack, casino project

Hospitality company Delaware North will create 2,000 jobs when it builds a video lottery terminal…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Finding Customers in Your Own Backyard

Be sure to tap into a prime consumer resource: your neighbor

If you own a local retail store or restaurant, nothing beats a new neighbor for…

By Margarette Burnette

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Paulson, Bernanke Defend TARP

Members of Congress express disappointment in results

Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson defended his management of the $700 billion economic bailout today to…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Inauguration Housing: Getting that Extra Buck

One company seems to have found a way for Washington D.C. residents to bring in…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Automakers to Plead Case for Bailout

Opponents believe plan won't be enough to save industry

Representatives from the Big Three automakers will appear before Congress this week to plead their…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Ask an Expert: Economic Conundrum

As bailout focus shifts, government tackles a tough dilemma

BlackEnterprise.com spoke with Julian Morris, an economist and founder of London’s International Policy Network based…

By Renita Burns

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Lotteries, Luck, and the Inauguration

As has been reported by numerous blogs, newspapers, and TV stations, the hottest ticket, seemingly,…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Citigroup to Cut 50,000 More Jobs

Struggling under debt, Citi slashes staff

Citigroup Inc. is cutting more than 50,000 more employees in the coming quarters as the…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Obama, McCain Meet

President-elect Barack Obama and Sen. JOhn McCain met face to face for the…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Investing to Build Wealth? Or Spending to Look Rich?

When it comes to wealth, too much faking it will keep you from making it.

One of the things I like to talk about when I travel the country speaking…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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HANDSHAKE

‘Tis Better to Give, But Don’t Get Taken

Peak season for legitimate charities is also prime time for fund-raising scams.

It’s the holiday season, when generosity and goodwill toward others—reinforced by the gifting traditions…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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While Holiday Shopping, Guard Against Identity Theft

Frenzied shopping and a tidal wave of phone, mail and Internet marketing create just the right environment of distraction for crooks.

The holiday season is prime time for identity theft. It’s no wonder: the mix…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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‘Fifty Educated African Americans’ (or, Why Black Enterprise?)

A reminder from a beloved Harvard admissions officer to lift as we climb rings with new meaning in the Age of Obama.

The following was forwarded to me by a friend. I’ve shared it with others, including…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Don’t Get Caught in a Foreclosure Scam

Watch out for con artists looking to steal your equity

Thanks to today’s economic turmoil, sparked by an ongoing mortgage crisis, a record number of…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Buying a Foreclosed Home: Good or Bad?

Though a difficult task, be informed before making a purchase

You’ve heard that the silver lining to all of the change and turmoil of the…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Recession Survival Tips Are Not Just for Recessions

We should not wait for economic turmoil to force us to do what we should have been doing all along.

Anybody checking the headlines of business news channels or the cover lines of magazines including…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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You Don’t Have to Cancel Christmas, but…

Making a list and checking it twice could result in the best gift of all: a debt-free New Year.

The pressure has already started to get us to start our holiday shopping and spend…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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The GOP Tries to Regroup

After a licking in the polls, the Republican Party seeks to find itself

The Republican Party is in a state of flux. Many call it an identity crisis;…

By Joyce Jones

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Obama Takes to Web to Discuss Economy

President-elect Barack Obama today urged Congress to pass an economic rescue plan that…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Transition Team Announces Key Appointments

President-elect Barack Obama and Vice President-elect Biden Joe announced key White House appointments.
Valerie…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Mayor Cory Booker

Newark Mayor Cory Booker.

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Michael Lee-Chin

Michael Lee-Chin, Chairman, Portland Holdings, Inc., shares how he went from nightclub bouncer to self-made…

By BLACK ENTERPRISE Broadcast Group

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Bar Stocking

Stephen Nixon, owner of Fashion 40 Lounge, offers advice on properly stocking the bar at…

By BLACK ENTERPRISE Broadcast Group

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Why Washington Must Help Save the Auto Industry

For close to a century, the automotive industry has been one of the engines…

By Earl "Butch" Graves Jr.

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Government Shifts Focus to Homeowner Stability

Mortgage modification programs could help many blacks prevent foreclosure

Now that the Treasury Department aims to use the remaining $400 billion of the bailout…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Obama, McCain to Meet Monday

Obama and McCain at their final presidential debate. (Source: Getty Images)
President-elect Barack Obama will meet…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Democrats Must Wield Power Carefully

Democrats must act wisely or risk returning to minority status in Congress

In politics as in life, great crises often create great opportunities. In electing a Democratic…

By Joyce Jones

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The Hustle and Bustle of Inauguration Prep

According to reports, President-elect Barack Obama’s inauguration is expected to draw more than 1 million…

By Janell Hazelwood

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G20 Meets to Discuss Troubled World Economy

Leaders to review efforts to stimulate economies

The leaders of nations representing nearly 90% of the global economy are meeting in Washington…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Clinton Rumored for Secretary of State Post

The Obama-Biden transition rumor mill is buzzing. This time, Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Ronald Klain Top Name for Biden Chief of Staff

(Source: Obama campaign)The rumor mill in Washington has been in overdrive with people…

By Renita Burns

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Obama to Resign Senate Seat

President-elect Barack Obama said Thursday that he will resign from the Senate effective Sunday.

Obama plans to resign from the Senate effective Sunday.

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Trading Cards Honor Obama

From buttons, T-shirts, and hats to Halloween masks and dolls … And now trading cards.…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Combating Identity Theft

Ways to prevent a costly, widespread nuisance

There was a time when online identity theft was largely the domain of hackers who…

By Bridget McCrea

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SBA Updates Lending Rules

New provisions to help small businesses during weak economy

The Small Business Administration announced it is changing two aspects of its lending programs that…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Black Auto Dealers Take Big Hit

Ford faces sales decline in faltering economy

In 2001, John Hall was treading into unfamiliar territory as a first-generation automobile dealer. But…

By Mashaun D. Simon

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Obama Announces Agency Review Teams

President-elect Barack Obama announced agency review teams for the departments of defense, treasury and state

Aids will gather information to help the new administration select cabinet and implement policy

By Renita Burns

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Treasury Secretary: Portions of Bailout Plan Being Examined

Paulson says plan to purchase illiquid assets put on hold

Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson updated the nation today on the government’s plans to implement the…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Cheney to Meet with Biden, Discuss Foreign Policy

Vice President Dick Cheney, will meet with Vice President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday at the…

By Janell Hazelwood

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From Hyde Park to the White House

Sandi Jackson reflects on the Obama victory, and the special First Family friendship

On Election Day, Chicago’s seventh ward Alderman Sandi Jackson, a seasoned political strategist, former campaign…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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The Cutting Edge: Auto Maintenance

Getting your car to go the extra mile

Hefty maintenance costs that come along with owning an automobile can seem to be more…

By Renita Burns

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The Human Toll of Belt-Tightening

Strategies for keeping employees loyal through tough economy

small business owners are finding themselves faced with the task of cutting costs while maintaining…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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Transition Team Sets Record Straight on Nunn, Christopher

President-elect Barack Obama has hired former Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Sam Nunn to help…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Obama Transition Team Sets Guidelines

(source: mybarackobama.com)
In keeping with his campaign promise for ethics reform, President-elect Barack Obama’s transition team…

By Renita Burns

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Radio One Loses Millions in Write-downs

Decreased auto, retail ad revenue lowers value of assets

Radio One posted $266.1 million in losses for the third quarter ending Sept. 30. This…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Obama to Make Auto Industry Top Priority

Big Three need bailout of their own

As President-elect Barack Obama vowed to make the ailing auto industry a top priority for…

By Renita Burns

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Where There are Tickets, There’s Scalping

According to the Associated Press, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-CA, who is overseeing Barack Obama’s swearing-in…

By Janell Hazelwood

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No Bush-Obama Colombia Deal

President-elect Barack Obama’s transition team sought to dispel reports about a Colombia trade agreement Obama…

By Renita Burns

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Inauguration Update

As the time for Inauguration Day, Jan. 20, 2009 draws near, more ticket and event…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Credit Cardholders’ Bill May Lighten Load for Businesses

Plan would prohibit some acts by credit card issuers

As House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and others are calling for the enactment of a second…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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Obama Meets With Bush, Discusses Economy

Bush, Obama to discuss economy

President George W. Bush will welcome President-elect Barack Obama to the White House Monday, giving…

By Renita Burns

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Obama and Bush Meet To Facilitate Transition of Power

President George W. Bush and President-elect Barack Obama will have their first face-to-face meeting at…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Daunting Challenges Ahead

Obama also faces a number of major foreign and national security challenges.

BlackEnterprise.com concludes its two-part series on the challenges and expectations that await President-elect Barack Obama…

By Joyce Jones

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No. 44: What’s Ahead

The president-elect has inherited several acute challenges

When Barack Obama takes office on Jan. 20, 2009, he will face daunting challenges and…

By Joyce Jones

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Yes We Did! Pt. 1

2008 Post-Election Coverage with Journalists, Mary Mitchell, the Chicago Sun Times, and Salim Muwakkil, Senior…

By BLACK ENTERPRISE Broadcast Group

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Yes We Did! Pt. 2

2008 Post-Election Coverage with Journalists, Mary Mitchell, the Chicago Sun Times, and Salim Muwakkil, Senior…

By BLACK ENTERPRISE Broadcast Group

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Yes We Did! Pt. 3

2008 Post-Election Coverage with Journalists, Mary Mitchell, the Chicago Sun Times, and Salim Muwakkil, Senior…

By BLACK ENTERPRISE Broadcast Group

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Possible Administration Picks

With just 74 days to go until the inauguration, everyone wants to know who…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Transcript: Obama on the Economy

Transcript of President-elect Barack Obama’S first press conference, as prepared for delivery:
CHICAGO — This…

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New Jersey Governor Names First Black Chief of Staff

Appointee was former commissioner of state's environmental agency

New Jersey Gov. Jon S. Corzine announced Lisa Jackson as his chief of staff, making…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Obama to Tackle Economic Crisis Head On

President-elect to meet with top business leaders, advisers to form plan

President-elect Barack Obama is meeting with his team of economic advisers today to discuss plans…

By Renita Burns

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It’s Inauguration Planning Time!

Many have already begun planning their trips to Washington D.C. for inaugural festivities to begin…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Oprah’s ‘Mr. Man’ to Appear on Show

Oprah and “Mr. Man,” who has been identified as Sam  Perry. (Source: ABC News)
Don’t let…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Obama to Meet With Economic Advisers

President-elect Barack Obama is meeting with his team of economic experts today to…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Election Day Unity Trumps Previous Dissention

For a time after the primaries, it seemed as though the Democratic Party was going…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Obama Launches Transition Website

President-elect Barack Obama has launched his Website, Change.gov, for his transition to the White house.…

By Janell Hazelwood

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HBCUs Take Green Initiative

Black colleges team with Al Gore to increase awareness

Last month, the Alliance for Climate Protection, an organization headed by former vice president Al…

By Ann Brown

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Offer Your Kids the Best, Yet Trim Costs

Teaching children fundamentals of budgeting can save you money

Children can be life’s greatest joy—and it’s most expensive. From the necessary expenses, such as…

By Renita Burns

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Rep. Rahm Emmanuel is Obama’s Chief of Staff

Obama also chooses transition team to aid in cabinet picks

Rep. Rahm Emmanuel formally accepted President-elect Barack Obama’s request to be the White House chief…

By Renita Burns

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Spreading the News, From This Nation and Beyond

As the late-night electoral vote counts came in for swing states around the country…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Young People Ba-Rock the Vote

(source: mybarackobama.com)
They came out in droves on Tuesday, an estimated 24 million of…

By Renita Burns

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First Encounters: The Man Who Would Be President

In 2003, a lanky Illinois politician entered the offices of Black Enterprise. Our…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Obama’s Win: Newspapers React

The New York Times: With a message of hope and competence, he drew in legions…

By Renita Burns

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Fugees’ Pras Says Obama Victory a Win for Youth

Pras Michel of the 1990s top-selling rap group, The Fugees, was hanging out…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Jackson’s Got Next?

Now that Sen. Barack Obama is president of the United States, his Senate…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Other Races

While the race between Sens. Barack Obama and John McCain was definitely THE…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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A President for All America

Now that the heady elation of Obama's landslide victory over Sen. John McCain, the first African American president-elect has a very long to-do list.

History was made last night when the U.S. elected Barack Obama president.

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Transcript of Obama’s Speech

Remarks of President-Elect Barack Obama—as prepared for delivery. 
“If there is anyone out there who…

By BLACK ENTERPRISE

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McCain Concedes, Offers Congratulations to Obama

After a highly contentious presidential campaign, Sen. John McCain held a rally in Phoenix, Ariz.,…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Reaction: Obama Victory Speech

(source: Getty Images)Throngs of supporters descended upon Grant Park in Chicago to hear…

By Renita Burns

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Ben Jealous Talks About the Next President and Black America

On Election Day, NAACP president addresses voting irregularities nationwide

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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CNN: Obama Wins Presidency

Though a number of polls across the nation have yet to close or tally votes,…

By Renita Burns

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RNC Celebration Turns Glum as McCain Concedes

The twenty-two month battle for the highest position in the country came to a halt…

By Brittany Hutson

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The Watchers

They won’t tell you their name, they won’t tell you where they’re from, all they…

By Jennie Faith Wright

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Update, Poll Closings: 7:30 p.m.

Update: CBS and MSNBC project a win for Obama in Ohio. MSNBC shows Obama ahead…

By Renita Burns

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Students in Philadelphia Face Voting Challenges

Managing to wake up at 4 a.m. to stand in line hours before the polls…

By Brittany Diggs

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9 p.m. Poll Closings, Obama Pushes Ahead

A number of swing states closed polls at 9 p.m. including Sen. John…

By Renita Burns

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Barack Obama Is Elected President

Barack Obama defeated John McCain to become the first African American elected as president…

By Joyce Jones

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McCain’s Lead Dwindles as Polls Close in Virginia

The last time Virginia’s electoral votes went to a Democratic presidential candidate was 1964,…

By Cliff Hocker

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Update, Poll Closings: 8 p.m.

The second round of poll closings occurred at 8 p.m., rolling through a night filled…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Hey, Danny!

 
Local school children are also enthusiastic fans of their congressman, Rep. Danny Davis, pictured here…

By Joyce Jones

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Living Legend Ties an Old Chicago to a New America

As flocks of Obama supporters gather in Chicago, one native recalls demonstrations past

Obama’s campaign ends in a city where King campaigned for equal rights

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Florida May Swing for Obama

One frequently heard theme about the Obama–McCain presidential contest was that while young voters might…

By Robert Woodard

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Hoosiers Split Their Vote

Many Indiana voters cast ballots for Obama and Republican governor

It was news Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jill Long Thompson didn’t want to hear. Many Hoosiers…

By Michael Dabney

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7 p.m. Poll Closings

update – As more poll places tally votes, numbers show McCain lead in…

By Renita Burns

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GOP Reports Voter Intimidation

As citizens flock in droves to rock the vote today,…

By Renita Burns

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Nobody’s Perfect, But He’ll Take McCain

The lawn in front of the Upper Merion Baptist Church is riddled with signs promoting…

By Brittany Diggs

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Not Just Hope, Confidence Restored

 
Barack Obama addressed supporters at a rally at the University of Cinncinati in…

By Jennie Faith Wright

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McCain’s Final Push

During a campaign stop in Grand Junction, Colorado, earlier today Sen. John McCain implored voters…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Obama Campaigns in Indiana

Obama made a mid-morning trip to Indianapolis, stopping at a Westside union hall where members were working phone banks.

Barack Obama made a mid-morning trip to Indianapolis on Tuesday, stopping at a Westside union…

By Michael Dabney

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Rain Doesn’t Dampen Plans for Virginia Voters

Voting had slowed down to a steady trickle by 10:40 a.m., when I conducted an…

By Cliff Hocker

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State-by-State Election Info

In this historic presidential election, the premise that every vote counts seems more and…

By Renita Burns

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Lull in Voters as Florida Poll Officials Combat Glitches

Minor malfunctions in scanning devices in St. Petersburg, Tampa, Lakeland, and Orlando dampened the mood of Floridas election officials

Minor malfunctions in scanning devices in St. Petersburg, Tampa, Lakeland, and Orlando dampened the mood…

By Robert Woodard

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What a Prediction: From 1976′s Pettigrew to 2008′s Obama

Apparently, Berry Reece, author of Treasure Chest of Fun and Fact series, envisioned a 1976…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Voting for the Rock Star

Citizens cast votes in Florida's key I-4 corridor

Sen. John McCain’s campaign spent much of the past two months derisively referring to Sen.…

By Robert Woodard

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Too Young To Vote, But Not to Make a Difference

Ricky Roneisi, 9, and Kanani D’Angelo, 11, haven’t been involved in politics for very long…

By Joyce Jones

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Long Lines but Few Early Problems in Key States

Swing states with the most at stake seem to have the longest lines

After what may feel to many like one of the longest presidential campaign seasons in…

By Joyce Jones

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13,000 Miles to Vote

Contractor travels from Afghanistan to Ohio to cast vote for Obama

For some, however making the trip to cast their ballot was a long, rocky road–literally.…

By Jennie Faith Wright

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Teachers Union Rep Anticipates Obama Win

Brenda Pryor, is a field representative for Cook County College Teachers Union, Local 1600, …

By Joyce Jones

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All the Way from Sweden: An Obama Supporter

Linus Aldefors is not eligible to vote in this country and doesn’t even live here.…

By Joyce Jones

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Voting Complaints to Reach 200,000

 
 
(Source: denverpost.com)As a record number of voters flood polling place, the Election Protection…

By Renita Burns

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Obama Votes

Sen. Barack Obama and wife Michelle casted their ballots today in Chicago with…

By Renita Burns

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Norristown Seniors Get Out the Vote

In battleground states like Pennsylvania voters exercising their rights could be spotted standing in lines hours before the polls opened

The Senior Adult Activities Center in Norristown, Pa., is usually filled with senior citizens seeking…

By Brittany Diggs

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Virginia Has High Turnout in the Rain

Rain usually means lower voter turnout, but the cool, wet weather is not stopping people from showing up at the polls in Virginia.

Rain usually means lower voter turnout, but the cool, wet weather is not stopping people…

By Cliff Hocker

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Hoosiers Head to the Polls Early

Randy and Nicole Fields braved the early morning chill and were near the head of a long line at their northeast Indianapolis polling place when voting started in Indiana at 6 a.m.

Randy and Nicole Fields braved the early morning chill and were near the head of…

By Michael Dabney

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McCain Rocks the Vote

 
 

Presidential hopeful John McCain was videoed leaving an Arizona polling place earlier today. After McCain…

By Renita Burns

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Down to the Wire

Obama and McCain to campaign throughout Election Day

With the end finally in sight, Sens. John McCain and Barack Obama are taking nothing…

By Joyce Jones

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Monday Night Football: The Last Stand

Last night, Sens. Barack Obama and John McCain appeared during the Monday Night…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Registration Problems, Long Lines May Mar Election

Web sites help voters find assistance to voting inquiries and polling problems

Web sites help If only hanging chads were the country’s biggest headache this election year.…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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