G.K. Butterfield - the best personalized free web-based Email en en G.K. Butterfield Trump's election energizes Congressional Black Caucus WASHINGTON (AP) — For almost eight years, the members of the Congressional Black Caucus existed in the shadow of the first black president. They praised President Barack Obama's achievements while at the same time pushing him to do more for their constituents who overwhelmingly supported his history-making campaign and administration. But with Obama set t... Mon, 09 Jan 2017 08:26:00 GMT 2017-01-09T08:26:00Z Louisiana lawmaker tapped to head Congressional Black Caucus WASHINGTON (AP) — Louisiana Democratic Rep. Cedric Richmond has been elected chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus. The three-term lawmaker will take over for the current chairman, Rep. G.K. Butterfield, D-N.C., in January when a new Congress is sworn in. The 43-year-old Richmond has a reputation of working with Democrats and Repub... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:03:00 GMT 2016-12-01T00:03:00Z