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@kwellscomm  @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com News  — Good day to you on this first day of Black History Month…see a black history nugget below in sports. Job growth and ending a food desert is what’s on the menu to feed the Avondale Meadows neighborhood as a Sav-A-Lot grocery store is set to open on Thursday, according to WTHR-TV. […]

@kwellscomm  PraiseIndy.com News & Sports  —  Today is the day that Old Man Winter is showing out. Good day to you on this snowy Thursday. You can’t spank Old Man Winter, but city snow plow crews can throw salt at him. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect here in Indy. It started at 5 […]

On September 14, Black Lives Matter activists plan to rally on Capitol Hill in an effort to push against a bipartisan criminal justice reform compromise ahead of a late September vote.

President Obama delivered a populist message during his 2015 State of the Union address on Tuesday night on Capitol Hill. Click the media player below to hear more about Obama’s speech and some of his highlights: In local response, two Indiana Republicans chastise President Obama’s speech. Senator Dan Coats said the election last November rejected the president’s […]

On Thursday, hundreds of Congressional staffers walked out of work in a sign of solidarity with the #BlackLivesMatter movement. Friday, Public Affairs Associate for the Senate, Kamau…

Amazingly, a new poll shows that likely voters would prefer a Republican controlled Congress over a Democratic one. The Wall Street Journal/Annenberg Poll found that…

The Daily Beast’s Tim Mak joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss Capitol Hill’s “diversity drain.” Many African American staffers and aides are leaving the…

Republicans have been making hay of comedian Stephen Colbert’s credentials as an expert witness on farm workers. And after two hours in a witness seat before a House Judiciary panel in a crowded hearing room, he left many of the lawmakers scratching their heads.