Three years after Houston released its Local Action Plan to help the city’s Boys and Young Men of Color (BYMOC), Mayor Sylvester Turner joined with the Houston Health Department to share the achievements of My Brother’s Keeper Houston and point to its work as a national model.
Not exactly what you might expect on the Senate floor, but then again…nothing in the political arena has been “the norm” as of late. On Thursday morning, the House voted 217 -213 to change parts of the Affordable Care Act using a different approach to the nation’s health care system. The next stop for the bill is the Senate.
The Trump administration is saying “buh-bye” to the girl’s education program started by former First Lady Michelle Obama. No worries, OUR FIRST LADY continues to “go high.”
Here was the nation’s first black President; a man who expanded Pell Grant funding, cut the deficit and killed Osama Bin Laden. If that’s not one of the most successful moments in history, I don’t know what is.
The year 2017 is already starting off great, but it is also the final year of Obama’s stay in the White House. Eight years seems like a long time, but in reality, it isn’t. Last night, First Lady Michelle Obama delivered a heartfelt speech to the children of immigrants. The event aimed at honoring 2017 School Counselor of the Year, which takes place exactly two weeks before President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration.
It’s almost that time where the Obama family is making their transition out the White House, and in true Obama fashion, no moment is off the record. Watch as the coolest president ever shares his sweetest vacay moments with his baby girl! We are dreading having to replace our favorite first family!