Rep John Lewis

Trump's meeting with the executive committee of the Congressional Black Caucus at the White House comes as he navigates a fractured relationship with people of color.

He says Rep. Lewis should “spend more time on fixing and helping his district.”

Republican Sen. Tim Scott of South Carolina came out in support of Trump’s AG pick while Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey will take the unprecedented move of testifying against Sen. Jeff Sessions’ nomination.

After Pres. Obama's final address as President of the United States to the Congressional Black Caucus, Roland Martin and NewsOne Now got immediate reactions from many of the lawmakers who gathered in Washington, D.C. for the CBC's annual event.

Under the legislature, law enforcement would be permitted to delay a gun sale for three days – enough time to allow the Justice Department to make a case before a judge that the purchaser should not be allowed due to placement on the terrorist watch list, according to USA Today.

GOP leaders also shuttered C-SPAN's live coverage of the protest, but that did not stop policy makers from tweeting and posting live feeds on Facebook and Periscope to disseminate their cause.

In the midst of the Democrats’ sit-in on the Senate floor yesterday, one of Greensboro’s Congressmen, Rep. Mark Walker tweeted something that he didn’t really think through. Sir. The person leading the sit-in is Rep. John Lewis. You know, the same guy who participated in the sit-ins at the Woolworth’s counter in Greensboro. Heard of him??? […]

Rep. John Lewis reflects on the lives of civil rights giants and implores the next generation of activists to pick up the baton.

  Two years ago, I had the opportunity to meet with Congressman John Lewis in his Capitol Hill office. I listened intently as he recounted…