Trump-led 2020 Census undercounted Black, minority groups populations and overcounted “whites”

By BCN Executive Editor Wesley Brown – March 10, 2022 – The Trump administration’s well-publicized efforts to obstruct and impede the 2020 Census ultimately led to Black and other minority…

State Rep. Hodges jumps in 1st District congressional race, seeks to become Arkansas’ first Black congressman

BCN Staff – Jan. 5, 2022 – Arkansas has another politician seeking to become the first Black Congressman in state history. State Rep. Monte Hodges, D-Blytheville, announced today (Jan. 5)…

Senator Joyce Elliott launches nonprofit to engage Arkansas voters

BCN Staff – Dec. 2, 2021 – Arkansas State Senator Joyce Elliott, who is term limited after 2021, is launching a new nonprofit organization to get Arkansas voters to polls.…