As he sees it, not screwing up economic policies that improved unemployment numbers for African-Americans was not enough to make up for the lack of respect coming from the President of the United States, who has made a number of comments that were not well-regarded by said community, with examples ranging from what he has said about black communities to black National Football League players.
Critics of the president have pointed to the fact that the sharp decline in African-American unemployment began under former President Barack Obama, suggesting Trump may be taking credit for the past administration's work.
Some members of the Congressional Black Caucus boycotted the speech and women members of Congress wore black to protest Trump's history of sexual harassment.
"It's something I'm very proud of", Trump said of the historically low black unemployment rate during his first State of the Union address Tuesday. Black unemployment fell fairly consistently from 2010 on, as did the rates for whites and Hispanics.
He continued, "Presidents take credit for good economies". The overall unemployment rate, meanwhile, remained unchanged at 4.1 percent, although Hispanic and Asian joblessness also ticked up.
National Wear Red Day: Why do we wear red?
Every Macy's customer will get a second pin for free to give to a friend or family member when they buy one this year. But 80 percent of cardiovascular diseases are preventable through healthy habits like improving diet and exercising.
It took 400 years of slavery, segregation, and institutionalized discrimination in the labor and housing markets to build the wealth gap that we see today.The racial wealth gap continues to grow not only because of income inequality-whites have more dollars to sock away-but because accumulated wealth is a mechanism for transmitting economic success from generation to generation. "I frankly believe there's black unemployment, and black unemployment among young African-American men, who need more than praise about unemployment". "It's not about money at the end of the day", he said.
Don't expect President Trump to tweet any time soon about Black unemployment.
"You replace "immigrant" with 'Black person, ' and you're talking 1950s rhetoric", Perry said.
And that's the bottom line that Trump's artfully sculpted speech exposed.
John Burnett, the founder and CEO of One Empire Group, sees Trump as perpetually game for a negotiation. The Russia scandal is closing in on his White House, and Trump is anxious about Democrats not applauding him.
For weeks, Donald Trump has been touting a specific statistic.
State Department is calling out Moscow after what it describes as a dangerously close pass by a Russian fighter jet near a U.S. Pamela Kunze, the US Naval Forces Europe says, "Unsafe actions increase the risk of miscalculation and midair collisions".
Before leaving the White House on January 31, 2017, Obama sat down with Oprah Winfrey for her final interview as First Lady. The Obama's chose to stay in Washington so their youngest daughter, 16-year-old Sasha , could finish high school there.
Investigations continue into Moscow's efforts to influence the 2016 election to help Donald Trump win. The act was adopted in August previous year and imposed sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea.
Just like the Android 8.0 beta , you'll need to have the Android SDK set up on your computer to sideload the OTA file. Essential is skipping the release of Android 8.0 for Android 8.1 due to instability concerns.
Many folks who know their groundhogs , and their Groundhog Days, claim this is where the tradition started about 300 years ago. If the sun was bright on this day, the clergyman would hand out more candles, as they thought the winter would be longer.
Representatives from various countries and global organizations were also invited as observers of the congress. Russia, Iran and Turkey, guarantors of a Syrian cease-fire regime, were organizers of the congress.
After its release last January 26, the new installment to the " Monster Hunter " series received high score ratings from critics. Completing this quest (and taking the " SFV Tickets" you receive to the Smithy) will unlock a special Ryu armor set.
He considered himself fortunate enough to have the chance to meet several of those who take part in the endeavours he supports. Meghan was joined by her fiancé Prince Harry , with the two looking smart in a his "n" hers black tie suit ensemble.
Long-time shoppers of this Bon-Ton say they aren't surprised to hear it will soon close, but they are sad to see it go. Penney - that remained in business after Frew Development Group took over the property.
Khloe Kardashian speaks out about loss of her dog Video
Khloe previously said she was "devastated" by the passing of her canine friend, who was by her side through thick and thin. She feels like her home will never feel the same without her in it. "Where on earth did your baby go?" another added.
Top secret Australian files found in old filing cabinets
The cabinets and their contents were bought "for small change" in a sale that could have been made to anyone, the network says. The documents also revealed that between 2008 and 2013, the Australian Federal Police lost almost 400 national security files.
Asus Zenfone 5 Series will be on 27 Feb at MWC 2018
Meanwhile, Asus is also reportedly gearing up to launch ZenFone 5 series smartphones, the successors of ZenFone 4 . Last week, a suspicious Asus smartphone with model number ASUS_X00QD a certification from the Wi-Fi Alliance.
OPEC January oil output rises despite Venezuelan decline
OPEC is reducing output by about 1.2 million bpd as part of a deal with Russian Federation and other non-OPEC producers. As a result, the slowdown in US exports could create an additional factor sup-porting fuel prices in the short term.
AHA: Breast cancer therapies, heart disease linked
Just as Tonda Gonce won her fight against breast cancer, she quickly found out there was a whole new battle in front of her. That's the key message in the American Heart Association's first scientific statement to address the topic.
Boeing set to lead Wall St higher after two-day slump
Express Scripts, McKesson, Humana, Cigna, UnitedHealth , CVS Health and Centene were down between 5.3 percent and 7.2 percent. Declining issues outnumbered advancing ones on the NYSE by a 3.39-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 1.75-to-1 ratio favoured decliners.
Flu deaths on the rise
A stronger strand has been active this year that wasn't predicted. "Against the H3N2, it offers a much lower percent". Forty-nine states have reported widespread activity for three consecutive weeks. "We're still counting it as a case".
Feds Drop Corruption Case Against Senator Menendez
That appeared to be a turning point for federal prosecutors, even though Walls left the rest of the government's case intact. After last fall's trial ended, one juror told reporters the jury was split 10-2 on all counts in favor of acquittal.
Killer whale reported to imitate human speech
Wikie first showcased her knack for mimicry by copying the movements of other orcas, as directed by human hand gestures. She successfully reproduced some sounds - such as the phrases "hello" and " one, two, three " - on her first attempt.
Agent reveals club secret over failed Daley Blind deal
However, for Blind, whose contract runs out next summer, time appears to be up, although a transfer to Roma appears to be hard . He was an immediate hit for United, with his intelligent play seeing him establish himself in a defensive midfield role.