Posts tagged: Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee - Diverse

Lawmakers Gather at the National Action Network Legislative Conference

by | November 14, 2019 Representatives and Senators gathered for the National Action Network Legislative Conference in Read more

Legislators Propose Commission on Social Status of Black Males

| May 15, 2019
Noting that 2019 marks the 400th year since the first enslaved Africans arrived on North Americ [...] Read more

Largest-Ever Congressional Black Caucus Sworn In

| January 3, 2019
The swearing-in Thursday of the 116th Congress included the largest class of the Congressional [...] Read more

Simmons’ Presidency Ushers in New Era for Prairie View

by Sammy G. Allen | April 22, 2018
Dr. Ruth J. Simmons took the mantle this weekend as the first woman and eighth president of Pra [...] Read more

Congressmen Cross Aisle to Fight for HBCUs

by Autumn A. Arnett | April 28, 2015
Representatives from both sides of the aisle came together Tuesday evening in the Rayburn House [...] Read more