Politics & Law

Conservative Nominee Tapped for Post in Kenya Gets Grilling from Dems

Democrats are challenging President Trump’s nominee from the Midwestern state of Illinois for the post of U.S. ambassador to Kenya. State Sen. Kyle McCarter’s conservative views run the gamut from opposition to gay rights, restrictions on immigration and locking up former Senator Hillary Clinton. A White House release said McCarter would be “Ambassador Extraordinary and…

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NABJ Rejects Trump Attacks on Journalists

The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) board of directors unanimously passed a resolution on Sunday condemning statements and actions by President Donald Trump and his administration that are detrimental to the freedom of the press. The continued attacks and hostile attitude towards the press must cease. At the national board meeting following the NABJ…

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National Association of Women Judges Launched “#WeToo in the Legal Workplace” Initiative at Legislative Caucus on Capitol Hill

At its 13th annual meeting, National Association of Women Judges President Honorable Tanya R. Kennedy, New York State Supreme Court, and Congressional Women’s Caucus Co-Chairs, Congresswomen Susan Brooks and Lois Frankel, hosted an audience of 50 persons, including congresswomen, judges, attorneys and staffers in a meeting to ensure that women can thrive in healthy work…

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NCPD Explorers Named SC Post of the Year

The North Charleston Police Explorer Post was selected as the South Carolina Explorer Post of the Year 2018 during the SCALE Conference and Competition in Lexington, SC. The conference took place July 23-27  with events ranging from: Active Shooter, Shooting, Driving, Narcotics Search Warrant, Crime Scene, and Press Conference. NCPD Explorers competed against other Posts…

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