economy

The overall income of Americans grew at the fastest rate, with paychecks getting their biggest boost since the end of the Great Recession.

Green Party presidential candidate Dr. Jill Stein explains why African-Americans should vote for her in the 2016 presidential election.

During a rally in Ohio, Clinton laid out Trump's entire business record and said, "We can't let him bankrupt America like we are one of his failed casinos."

"We will move much further toward anarchy than anybody can imagine, and much more quickly," Ben Carson told Fox News about the recent uprisings on college campuses.

According to a report released by the Black Youth Project at the Study of Race, Politics and Culture at the University of Chicago, in 2009, 54.4 percent of African-American millennials shared that they’ve personally experienced harassment or violence at the hands of the police or they know someone who has.

The proposal was unveiled by House Republicans on Monday night. Under the deal, there would be an increase in military and domestic spending, and the federal borrowing limit would also rise over the next two years.

For years, the nation’s wobbly economy has been the Achilles’ heel of the Obama administration, drawing fire from the right and left about the president’s…

All during the 2014 Election, Afternoons with Amos has aired an unprecedented number of live interviews with candidates running for office.  In the Fall election, some fifty-four different candidates were interviewed live in extensive interviews that included questions and concerns from Afternoons with Amos listeners and the community.  Incumbent three term Congressman Andre Carson was […]

Saturday, the White House unveiled its Year Of Action Progress Report, which serves to highlight the maneuvers and political actions taken by President Barack Obama…

With the release of the National Urban League‘s 38th annual State Of Black America Report, a panel discussion involving key figures of NUL opens up an examination…

The National Urban League‘s 38th annual “State Of Black America” report highlights that job creation in the country is of smaller benefit to Black and…

Indiana Senator Joe Donnelly stopped by AM1310 The Light this past week and talked with Amos and Listeners about a number of key issues.  The Senator talked about the passage of the Farm Bill and how it will benefit Hoosiers, including the African-American community. Despite $8 billion in cuts to food programs like food stamps.  […]