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Education Department Urges President Biden To Extend Student Loan Relief

Education Department officials are recommending the White House extend the pause on federal student loan payments putting more pressure on President Biden ahead of the September 30 deadline. Some in B...

Department Of Education Has Let Colleges Off From Paying More Than $1 Billion Owed To Taxpayers

A report by a nonprofit advocacy group shows the federal government has failed to collect more than $1 billion in fines and other money owed by colleges. The National Student Legal Defense Network (NS...

The Justice Department Is Suing Georgia Over Its Voting Restrictions Bill

Reuters – The U.S. Justice Department will file a lawsuit on Friday challenging a Georgia election law that imposes new limits on voting, saying that it infringes on the rights of Black voters, ...

Video Shows Honolulu Police Department Lied About A Black Man They Killed

In April, a 29-year-old Black man was killed by Honolulu police after ringing the bell of someone’s else home. A doorbell camera obtained by Lindani Myeni’s surviving wife shows a differen...

AG Merrick Garland Justice Department Considering Changing Policies On Obtaining Lawmakers Records

Reuters – Attorney General Merrick Garland said on Monday the U.S. Justice Department is considering changing its policies for obtaining records from the legislative branch after revelations tha...

U.S. Labor Department Issues Emergency COVID-19 Rule For Healthcare Workers

Reuters – The U.S. Department of Labor issued an emergency rule on Thursday for controlling COVID-19 and protecting workers in healthcare settings, but stopped short of extending the rule to oth...

Justice Department Unveils New Steps To Reduce Gun Violence Across America

The Department of Justice announced Monday it will take steps to reduce gun violence by curbing the use of stabilizing devices that convert pistols into rifles. The DOJ announcement follows up on the ...

San Francisco To Redirect $3.75 Million From Police Department Into Black Businesses

San Francisco Mayor London Breed was not playing when she announced her plans to defund the police last June. Breed most recently redirected over $3 million into the Black community as part of her Dre...

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