Support the 2015 Blush Lunch Benefitting DC’s Mammovan

Imagine the following scenario. You have breast cancer. Those are the scariest four words a woman (or man) can hear. Even scarier, you don’t have the resources to pay for treatment. Fortunately, most everyone reading this has the means to pay for treatment. You’ve got health insurance and financial resources to pay for the best[…]


Tin Cup Leadership Awards Handed Out in Washington, DC

The Washington Government Relations Group, the nation’s oldest association of African-American government-relations professionals, held its 6th Annual Tin Cup Awards Dinner highlighting excellence in leadership at the Canadian Embassy in Washington, D.C., July 15. Here are some of the honorees and special guests. Tiffany M. Moore was awarded with the 2015 Lobbyist of the Year[…]


FPI Reflections on the 50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday

We’ve reached the 50th anniversary of Selma’s Bloody Sunday and the Selma-to-Montgomery Voting Rights March and yet the United States faces fresh challenges on its road toward racial healing and equity, justice and reconciliation. The challenges descend from the irreconcilable conflict between democracy and slavery in the nation’s founding; they are historically and profoundly political.[…]