CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Now that the Cleveland Host Committeehas finally put out its numbers for the Republican National Convention held in July of 2016, we can compare them to the Democratic National Convention held in Philadelphia a week later. The number that stands out the most is direct spending. This is the estimated money attendees spent in […]
Perez, the former labor secretary, is the first Latino leader to be at the helm of the DNC. The Democratic National Committee elected former Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez as its new chair on Saturday. Perez edged out Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison to clinch the victory, reports the New York Times. From the New […]
A new report illustrates major racial disparities when it comes to organ donations in the United States. According to the study conducted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 58 percent of individuals in the U.S. on the organ donation list are Black, Latino, and Asian. African-Americans account for 30 percent of that […]
Scores of protesters walked 6 miles to spread awareness about police misconduct and the negative impact it has on our nation.
The 2016 Democratic National Convention is officially underway and kicked off Monday night with a bang, courtesy of FLOTUS Michelle Obama. Now going into day two, some well-known names in Hollywood have decided to band together to take down Republican nominee Donald Trump once and for all. Many may not want to admit it, but […]
The tennis great's decision comes right before the start of the Olympic Games, where she will be representing the U.S.
Critics shouted “Shame! Shame! Shame!” at Debbie Wasserman Schultz reports CNN. The DNC is off to a rocky start with the abrupt resignation of longtime chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz over the weekend amid a searing email scandal, during which hacks revealed she showed favoritism toward Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. On Monday, Wasserman Schultz was booed when […]
PHILADELPHIA – U.S. Representative Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11) was named Permanent Chair of the 2016 Democratic National Convention by former U.S. Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton. Fudge responded: “I thank Secretary Clinton and her team for recommending me to serve as the permanent chair of the 2016 Democratic National Convention. It is an honor […]
A Wikileaks email dump appears to show that the DNC committee conspired against Sen. Bernie Sanders to help Hillary Clinton win the Democratic primaries. UPDATED: Monday, July 25, 8:58 AM EST The DNC email dump by Wikileaks over the weekend is part of “a wave of Russian cyber attacks aimed at political organizations and academic […]