Posts Tagged: politics

Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama and Others Urge Americans to Support Voting Rights

Michelle Obama is being joined by several celebrities in support of a voting rights bill that will expand access to voting nationwide as well as keep states from restricting the ability to vote by mail and, among other provisions, call for states to use independent redistricting commissions to create congressional district boundaries and keep other… Read more »

Michael Regan

Michael Regan Will Be Head of EPA

Michael Regan is going to be the new head of the Environmental Protection Agency.    The Senate voted on the confirmation today making Regan the first black man to lead the EPA in the agency’s 50-year history.   Regan was confirmed with a bipartisan vote of 66 to 34.   What department would you like to be… Read more »

R Kelly

R Kelly Moved to Solitary Confinement

R.Kelly has been moved to solitary confinement for his own protection in the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Chicago.  However, R. Kelly does not want to be in solitary; he wants to be in general population.  Reason is the person who attacked him earlier this week is near him in a cell.  The other man loudly… Read more »

Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama is Launching a Podcast on Spotify

Former First Lady Michelle Obama is launching a podcast in conjunction with Spotify and her production company, Higher Ground. “The Michelle Obama Podcast,” will focus on a variety of relationships and conversations that make us most vulnerable. Guests scheduled to appear include Marian and Craig Robinson, Michelle Obama’s mother and brother; late-night host Conan O’Brien;… Read more »