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Top 10 States Where African Americans Are the Most Politically Engaged

Wisconsin and Mississippi among top 5; Rhode Island and Washington among bottom

A recent WalletHub analysis evaluated 48 states across six key metrics to find out…

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EXCLUSIVE: RNC Chairman Reince Priebus to Host 4th Annual Black Republican Trailblazer Awards

Former HUD Secretary Alphonso Jackson receives this year's award

This year’s theme is Pursuing the Promise. Notable GOP heavyweights will convene to watch RNC…

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[WATCH] Fox News Guest Sparks Outrage With Commentary On Blacks and Republicans

Crystal Wright says party shouldn't 'bother' trying to rally support of blacks in presidential race

Fox News recently explored the importance of the black vote on with a very controversial…

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GOP Presidential Candidate Ben Carson Visits Black Enterprise Today

The retired neurosurgeon stops by to talk about his candidacy

This internal campaign chaos, combined with Carson’s steep decline in the polls would allow one…

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[WATCH] Set to Trump Trump? Ben Carson Favor Surges After Republican Debate

In other polls, he leads among Republicans for black voters, but Dems still majority favorite

Retired surgeon gaining momentum in poll ratings as he takes on latest campaign stops.

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GOP Debate: Black Celebrities, Political Pundits, Activists, and More Sound Off on the Victor

Donald Trump dominates with shocking responses as candidates address the issues

Check out insights, updates and reactions from the Republican Party candidates’ presidential debate, which aired…

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Republican National Committee Teams With Radio One/TV One to Court Black Voters

The GOP is launching a national campaign to engage and mobilize black voters in the 2016 presidential election

RNC Chairman Reince Priebus: “We are engaging every voter, not taking any voter for granted,…

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[VIDEO] Ben Carson Formally Announces Campaign for 2016 Presidency

The doctor and his wife were joined by a choir and acapella group as he shared his exciting news

“I gotta tell you something: I’m not politically correct. I’m not gonna be politically correct…

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History Making Black Republicans Honored in Washington, D.C.

Three U.S. reps were honored during an afternoon of celebration

The Republican National Committee (RNC) hosted their 3rd Annual Black Republican Trailblazer Awards luncheon in…

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A Loss for Democrats: Republicans Seize Senate, Retain House

Midterm elections saw votes favor new popularity

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The Republican Party now has full control of Congress.
A GOP wave crashed into the…

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Black Candidates Running for Congress Hits Record High

Black politicians set to make history in Congress

With more blacks climbing the political ladder, Congress has reached a historical high in the…

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Black Republican Mayor Mia Love Receives Hate Mail

Love says she is proud of her heritage

Love says she is proud of her heritage

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Mitt Romney Campaign Announces Black Leadership Council

The presidential nominee is determined to capture black voters

The presidential nominee is determined to capture black voters

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Number of Black Republican Delegates Jumped Since 2008

The number of black delegates increased by 30 percent since 2008

The number of black delegates increased by 30 percent since 2008

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WATCH: Herman Cain Video Goes Viral on Libya Question

The Republican candidate fumbles on a foreign policy question during a recent video interview

Herman Cain blunder on Libya goes viral on social media. Big mistake or simple misstep?

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This Week on Our World: Singer, Songwriter and Actress Jill Scott

Also: the rise of African Americans in the Republican Party

This week on Our World with Black Enterprise, host Marc Lamont Hill sits down with…

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Despite Missteps, Steele Continues to Court Black Republicans

After backlash, pressure is on GOP leader to deliver results

What’s Michael Steele to do? In yet another embarrassment for the Republican National Committee chairman,…

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Black Delegates Are Few in St. Paul

African American voters haven’t thrown much support behind Republican candidates, despite Republican officials claim that…

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