Report by Higher Heights and the Center for American Women and Politics shows that Black women are underrepresented in executive government, Congress, and state legislatures despite civic engagement.
Liverpool's new mayor—who is also the first woman of color elected mayor of a major UK city—was sworn in yesterday.
On International Women’s Day, advocacy group Higher Heights issues challenge for more representation of Black women in politics
Congresswoman Plaskett showed up as only Black women can with her compelling speech during Trump's second impeachment trial, but she's not new to serving the United States in such a graceful way.
Congresswoman-Elect Cori Bush: Black Women Aren’t Running To Be ‘The ‘First,’ But So That We’re Not The Last
We’re still waking up every day to a world that many fervently want to believe is “post-racial,” but it simply is not.
In the past year and a half, Colorado’s Democratic governor has appointed more Black women to the statewide bench than his 42 predecessors combined.
An educator, spiritual leader and entrepreneur raised in a family of successful community leaders, Stotts Pearson is once again standing up for the people of Tennessee.
Kimbrough Hayes, an attorney, and pastor who is running to be the next U.S. Senator from Tennessee is ready to bring about national change.
Foy, who delayed her campaign to focus on being a delegate amid the COVID-19 pandemic, is more determined than ever to serve Virginians.
Barack Obama became the first Black person to reach America’s highest office, but we’ve always had ties to it. Geneticist Bettye Kearse sheds light on her family’s relationship to President James Madison.
In this election, a number of sisters are the key members of the brain trust behind several presidential bids.
During Tuesday night's debate in South Carolina, the former vice-president vowed to ensure representation in the nation's highest court.
A survey conducted by the Black Women’s Roundtable shows which issues concern Black women the most.
If career longevity is a skill, then Ryan is a master.
For those worried about an unpopular John Cornyn sailing to reelection in 2020, back some of the other candidates running for Senate from Texas—including a Black woman.
Supporters are calling on Democratic leadership to formally reprimand Donald Trump for inciting hate speech and violence toward the congresswoman.
Mayor Warren has made improving public education for the students of Rochester a primary focus of her two-term tenure.