Al Sharpton Calls On Trump To Meet With Congressman Lewis…

Al Sharpton calls on Trump to meet with Congressman Lewis…

It is the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday and Vice President-elect
Mike Pence made a surprise visit to the King Memorial in DC. It happened during the wreath laying ceremony. Pence later toured the memorial and took pictures with various guests and officials. This visit follows a political firestorm brewing following tweets made by President-elect Donald Trump about Civil Rights icon and Congressman John Lewis for saying the he was going to boycott the inauguration because he does believe his presidency is legitimate. The statement was made on Sunday on NBC’S “Meet the Press”. Trumps Twitter response was that Lewis was “all talk no action”. He then called his Atlantic District horrible and crime infested.

DC Mayor announces My Brother’s Keeper in DC…

Right now DC Mayor Muriel Bowser is headed to S.E. DC to help kick off the annual MLK Parade. Earlier this morning DC Mayor Muriel Bowser announced the creation of my Brother’s Keeper Initiative in DC. It was inspired by President Obama, who created the program to help promote justice, education and opportunities for boys and men of color. At 10 Bowser sworn in Martin Luther King Jr Commissioners as My Brother’s Keeper Ambassadors.

Two of three survivors of deadly house fire in Baltimore are improving…

We have some good news about the survivors of the deadly Baltimore City house fire that killed 6 children. The 4 and 5-year-old brothers pulled from the blazed have been upgraded to good condition. The mother of 9 however remains in critical condition.

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