Tag Archives: Barack Obama

Obama’s Train Ride, HBCUs Join Celebrations, and More

Your inauguration updates

President-elect Barack Obama will be traveling to the inauguration celebrations in Washington, D.C. by train…

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Barack Obama’s Presidential Acceptance Speech, Nov. 4, 2008

On the 4th of November 2008, the American people turned out in record numbers in…

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Electoral College to Vote on President

Though Barack Obama was elected president by popular vote on Nov. 4, presidential electors are…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Inauguration: Invites, Liquor Sales, and a Celebrity-Filled Ball

More information leading to the inauguration

The Tuskegee Airman are slated to be among the 30,000 people fortunate enough to occupy…

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Illinois Governor’s Scandal Puts Senate Seat in Jeopardy

Jesse Jackson Jr.'s credibility in question for coveted post

On Tuesday, Dec. 2, Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich and his chief of staff, John Harris,…

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Daschle Tapped to Lead Healthcare Reform

Daschle to lead the Department of Health and Human Services

President-elect Barack Obama named former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle to lead the Department of…

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Black Churches to Celebrate Inauguration With Ball

Gala

To commemorate the historic inauguration of President-elect Barack Obama, black church leaders will have its…

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Events Schedule, Official Inauguration Theme Released

Obama, Biden to participate in service activities on MLK Day

President-elect Barack Obama’s inauguration will span over four days, and will not only include the…

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Q&A: Earl Stafford and The People’s Inaugural Project

BlackEnterprise.com talked with Stafford about why he chose to begin the project, through his family’s…

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White House Social Secretary to Give Post New Face

Rogers hopes to build relationships, create long-lasting bonds

After 20 years as a close personal friend to the Obamas, Desiree Rogers talks about…

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SCOTUS Rejects Challenge to Obama Citizenship

The Supreme Court rejected an emergency appeal from a New Jersey man who claims…

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Illinois Governor Arrested on Corruption Charges

Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich and his chief of staff John Harris were arrested today by the FBI on corruption charges.

Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich and his chief of staff John Harris were arrested today by…

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B.E. 100 CEO to Offer Inauguration Dream for Poor

B.E. 100s CEO gives back by providing the experience of a lifetime

Earl Stafford, CEO of Universal Systems & Technology (UNITECH), spearheaded a $1 million project to…

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New Economic Policy Post Announced

Position created to help tackle rising unemployment

To combat the economic challenges facing America, President-elect Barack Obama’s administration has decided to take…

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Obama Names Richardson Commerce Chief

Minority businesses may have increased opportunities

President-elect Barack Obama announced the nomination of New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson as his commerce…

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Obama’s National Security Team

President-elect Barack Obama, flanked by Vice President-elect Joseph Biden and Sen. Hillary Clinton at a…

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Obama Introduces National Security Team

Clinton Named Secretary of State; Holder to Lead Justice Department

President-elect Barack Obama nominated former rival Sen. Hillary Clinton as secretary of state during a…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Obama to Announce Economic Team

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

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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,…

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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…

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Clinton Reportedly Accepts Cabinet Post

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

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Eric Holder: Next Attorney General?

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

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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…

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Lotteries, Luck, and the Inauguration

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

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Obama, McCain Meet

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

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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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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…

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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.

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Trading Cards Honor Obama

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

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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

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Inauguration Update

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

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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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Possible Administration Picks

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

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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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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…

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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…

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Obama to Meet With Economic Advisers

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

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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.…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Other Races

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

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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.

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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…

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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.,…

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Reaction: Obama Victory Speech

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

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Ben Jealous Talks About the Next President and Black America

On Election Day, NAACP president addresses voting irregularities nationwide

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CNN: Obama Wins Presidency

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

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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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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

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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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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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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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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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Obama Votes

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

By Renita Burns

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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…

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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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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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The Final Lap

McCain edges up in the polls, while Obama focuses in on states Bush won in 2004

Early voting makes a difference in turnout of black voters

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Obama’s Grandmother Dies

Sen. Barack Obama announced the death today of his grandmother, who helped raise him.

Sen. Barack Obama announced the death today of his grandmother, who helped raise him.

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Law Students See Diminished Glass Ceiling

Before running for the U.S. Senate, Sen. Barack Obama served as a professor at…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Voter Hopes His First Presidential Ballot Elects the First Black President

At 19, Andrew Kilpatrick is not old enough to remember many of the nation’s civil…

By Joyce Jones

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Mike the Carpenter

It’s a gorgeously sunny day in downtown Chicago and Michael Smith, a Carpenters Union steward,…

By Joyce Jones

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Is McCain ‘Delighted’ by New Obama Ad?

Talk about waiting until the last minute. Vice President Dick Cheney endorsed Sen. John McCain for president while he was campaigning for GOP candidates in his home state of Wyoming.

Talk about waiting until the last minute. Vice President Dick Cheney endorsed Sen. John McCain…

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Trail Mix

Three days out, it is what it is

With the candidates’ closing arguments behind them, their fate now rests with the voters

By Joyce Jones

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McCain: Blame the Media

(Source: John McCain)

Sen. John McCain turned up the notch in his media blame game after…

By Renita Burns

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Straight-Ticket Voting a Confusing Issue in N.C.

Americans all over the country are wondering about the validity of a rumor that was forwarded to voters by e-mail in several states. It warned that if voters choose to cast a straight-ticket or straight-party ballot, they could inadvertently not vote for president of the United States.

Americans all over the country are wondering about the validity of a rumor that was…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Obama Pushing for Arizona and Georgia

Sen. Barack Obama will be making a pull for three states not quite…

By Renita Burns

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McCain: Blame the Media

Sen. John McCain turned up the notch in his media blame game after…

By Renita Burns

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Surge of New Registrations in Georgia Gives Black Voters Power

New registrations of black voters ran more than 25% higher this year than…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Candidates Weigh In on GDP Numbers

Both Sens. John McCain and Barack Obama today issued statements on the latest gross…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Obama Infomerical: Too Much or Just Right?

Before the curtains close and lights dim on the 2008 Presidential election, Sen. Barack…

By Renita Burns

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Candidates Focus on Florida

Florida, Pennsylvania, and Ohio offer the most electoral votes, with 27, 21, and…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Deficit Grows with McCain or Obama

The candidate’s tax plans are complicated for individuals, but according to the Tax…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Arizona: No Love for McCain?

(source: topnews.com)

In a presidential race few things are certain. One of which is…

By Renita Burns

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Early Voting Surge

Today, Sen. Barack Obama is giving what his campaign describes as the closing arguments…

By Renita Burns

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McCain Pulls Away from Bush, Obama Pulls Away in the Polls

Today, Sen. Barack Obama is giving what his campaign describes as the closing arguments…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Making the Case for John McCain

(source: pastemagazine.com)

The State (S.C.): For more than 40 years, in war and peace, John McCain…

By Renita Burns

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Making the Case for Barack Obama

(source: barackobama.com)

The Santa Fe New Mexican: Neither he nor John McCain alone can overcome…

By Renita Burns

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100% Turnout for Black Voters?

(source: www.naacpldf.org)
With economic issues propelling many voters to the polls experts agree that voter turnout…

By Renita Burns

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Obama Presents Closing Case to Ohio

With polls showing a tight race in Ohio, Sen. Barack Obama today plans to make…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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McCain Talks Economy in Cleveland

In a speech on the economy today, Sen. John McCain told supporters that he would…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Trail Mix

In 11 Days Anything Can Happen

In another, more progressive nation or perhaps even a different period in this nation’s history,…

By Joyce Jones

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Endorsements Might Sway Swing Votes

Over the last couple of weeks newspaper endorsements have been pouring in.  As of yesterday,…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Presidential Election or Salem Witch Hunt?

Even as John McCain slips further in the polls, Republicans are continuing to spread dangerous…

By Renita Burns

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The Prejudice That May Rear Its Head

Will Obama fall victim to the 'Bradley effect'?

Race is one of those thorny topics that people rarely want to talk about…

By Joyce Jones

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EDITORIAL: Barack Obama for President

Democratic senator the right choice for change

As the 2008 presidential campaign enters its final weeks, Black Enterprise magazine publishes a special…

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Candidates Fire-up Electorate for Early Voting

Sens. Barack Obama and John McCain along with their surrogates are hitting the swing states…

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Obama Raised $150 Million in September

Barack Obama raised more than $150 million in September, a staggering amount of money that…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Colin Powell Endorses Obama

After months of speculation and courting from both Sens. Barack Obama and John McCain,  former…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Game Ads: Has Barack Obama Gone too Far?

(source: gigaom.com)

Barack Obama spares no expense when it comes to getting his message out and…

By Renita Burns

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FBI Investigates ACORN

The raids on ACORN offices in Las Vegas and Ohio this month won’t be for…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Trail Mix: The Final Debate

Eighteen days and counting, Obama maintains the lead

The third and final presidential candidate debate Oct. 15 between Sens. John McCain and…

By Joyce Jones

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They’re not “Fringe People,” They’re GOP Staffers

(source: gawker.com)

Apparently Sen. John McCain was wrong. Those zealous hate-mongers that made McCain-Palin rallies look…

By Renita Burns

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Hip Hop’s Soundtrack to the Election

(source: okayplayer.com)

Hip-hop continues to throw its unwavering support behind Sen. Barack Obama as he takes…

By Renita Burns

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Black Students, Voter Eligibility Questioned

(source: my.barackobama.com)

With the election 19 days aways controversy over voter fraud, intimidation and suppression have…

By Renita Burns

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The Third Debate: And the Pundits Prefer…

Heading into the final stretch, last night’s presidential debate at Hofstra University gave American’s their…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Ayers, ACORN, and ‘Joe the Plumber’

Without a doubt, three of the most popular topics of tonight’s debate were former radical…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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The Final Showdown

Last weekend, McCain said he’s going to “whip Obama’s you-know-what,” and he needed…

By Joyce Jones

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Cut to the Chase

“Stop beating around the bush” is the general consensus of attendees of tonight’s debate at…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Pre-Debate Q&A with Adolfo Franco

Adolfo Franco, the McCain-Palin, Latin affairs advisor took a moment to call in and give…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Pre-Debate Q&A With Valerie Jarrett

Valerie Jarrett, Sen. Barack Obama’s long time friend and senior advisor sat down with BlackEnterprise.com…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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The Final Debate

 
 
 
Sen. John McCain is on the ropes and is expected to come out swinging at…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Obama: The Student’s Choice

If students could decide the presidential election who would be the next commander in chief?…

By Renita Burns

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McCain and RNC Hammer at Obama’s ACORN Involvement

Former Sens. John Danforth (R-Mo.) and Warren Rudman (R-NH) reissued an invitation today to Sen.…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Jobs, Baby, Jobs

Sen. Barack Obama greets workers at a 3 p.m. shift change at the Chrysler machining…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Ever since Gov. Sarah Palin sought to link Sen. Barack Obama to Bill Ayers during…

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McCain Campaign Leader Pens Racist Rant

Seeds of misinformation sown by Sen. John McCain’s camp have sprouted into thorny pine bushes…

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