Congressional Black Caucus

File photo of Congressman John Conyers from 2016, seen during a ceremony for former U.S. Sen. Carl Levin, in Detroit.
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AP News
October 27, 2019 - 5:02 pm
Former U.S. Rep. John Conyers, one of the longest-serving members of Congress, has died. He was 90.
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Elijah Cummings funeral
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AP News
October 24, 2019 - 1:25 pm
The late Rep. Elijah Cummings was hailed as the "North Star" for fellow House Democrats as congressional leaders and colleagues paid tribute to him at a Capitol ceremony Thursday. Read more here.
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Dozens of black federal lawmakers are teaming up with members of the U.S. Senate to push for a posthumous Medal of Honor for a Overbrook High School graduate.
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Cherri Gregg
July 04, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Dozens of black federal lawmakers are teaming up with members of the U.S. Senate to push for a posthumous Medal of Honor for a Overbrook High School graduate. The World War II veteran was one of the few black soldiers on the beaches of Normandy on D-Day. Courtesy of...
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