1,628Jun 19, 2013
Tea Party Rally Against IRS Practices
Members of Congress joined with tea party activists in an “Audit the IRS” rally at the West Front of the Capitol, to protest alleged abuses by the Internal Revenue Service.
13,736Feb 22, 2013
News Conference on Gun Control
African-American activists spoke out against proposed gun control laws at a news conference in response to concerns shared by black conservatives that proposed legislation in the Senate would ...
501Oct 21, 2011
Herman Cain on his Economic Plan
Republican 2012 presidential candidate Herman Cain announced his economic opportunity zone plan. He also spoke about his “9-9-9” tax proposals.
218Feb 11, 2011
Herman Cain Remarks
Herman Cain said that “American Dream is under attack,” and that the American people were fighting back with their voices and votes. He talked about the impact of “big ...
81Feb 24, 2010
A panel discussion of business and political leaders who talked about political and social issues of interest to the African-American community. They also responded to questions from members of ...
597Aug 6, 2008
Black Republican Forum, Session 2
Participants in the afternoon session of the Annual Black Republican Forum spoke about various issues of concern to minority communities. The forum was co-sponsored by the National Black ...
433Aug 6, 2008
Black Republican Forum, Session 3
At the evening session of the Annual Black Republican Forum, co-sponsored by the National Black Republican Association and the American Forum Series, former football player Lynn Swann delivered a ...
34Aug 25, 2005
Roberts Supreme Court Nomination
Civil Rights groups announced their support for the nomination of Judge John Roberts to the Supreme Court. They talked about his qualifications for the office, views on minority issues, and the ...
18Jun 5, 2005
Judge Brown Nomination
Mr. Henderson’s group opposed President Bush’s nomination of Janice Rogers Brown to a federal judgeship, while Mr. Innis’s group supported her nomination. The Senate ...
169Mar 22, 2005
Black Conservative Coalition
Coalition members unveiled a 21st Century Mayflower Compact that is dedicated to strengthening the health and well-being of black America. The Compact itself was read by Frederick Douglass ...
121Feb 24, 2005
Conservative African-Americans and Leadership
Participants talked about black leadership in America and how to improve moral leadership within the black community. They also talked about the conservative movement in politics, how ...
76Mar 15, 2004
Book Discussion on Madame Hillary
Mr. Tyrrell was joined at the Brasserie 8 - restaurant by a panel of political reporters, columnists, and commentators to discuss his book, Madame Hillary: The Dark Road to the White ...
62Mar 13, 2004
Support Our Troops Rally
A rally was held to show support for U.S. military personnel. Blue Star Mothers is an organization composed of mothers of current or former members of the U.S. armed forces.
28Nov 4, 2003
Congressmen and others spoke to reporters about the nomination of Judge Janice Roberts Brown to the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and Democratic resistance to the nomination. Following ...
98Jan 20, 2003
Martin Luther King Awards Dinner
Officials and civil rights leaders talked about the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights movement and the state of race relations. They also presented awards for leadership in ...
22Jan 31, 2002
Participants discussed how to increase grassroots support for Conservative issues and how politics have changed since the terrorist attack of September 11th.
267Jun 26, 2000
The Congress of Racial Equality honored a number of Americans for their efforts in uniting
people of all races. Governor Bush received an award and emphasized the idea that all
330May 14, 2000
Armed Informed Mothers March
Participants gathered to promote second amendment rights. Among the issues addressed were current gun legislation, violent crime facts, gun safety awareness. At various points in the rally ...