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Kamala Harris Live at South Carolina State University's Fall Convocation in Orangeburg, SC

  Photo credit: Gage Skidmore/CC BY-SA 2.0,  via Flickr US Vice President Kamala Harris is scheduled to visit SC State in Orangeburg to talk to graduates. Today, Vice President Kamala Harris will travel to the Midlands. She is visiting South Carolina State University. This comes less than one year after President Joe Biden spoke to the school's fall 2021. According to the university, it welcomed its largest freshman class in 15 years this fall. Vice President Kamala Harris is expected to speak about the importance of voting and other topics affecting young people. As HBCU alums, students are hoping VP Kamala Harris will acknowledge this personal connection to the student body. The full convocation will be held at the Smith Hammond Middleton Memorial Center at 1pm for Street Squad Orangeburg. On the other hand, President Biden is set to deliver a speech on the  DISCLOSE Act at the White House today. President Biden gave the commencement address at the Orangeburg school last Decembe

President Joe Biden Speech Today on the Railway Labor Agreement at the White House

  Photo credit: Gage Skidmore/CC BY-SA 2.0,  via Flickr Tentative railway labor agreement reached, President Joe Biden says. A possible rail strike has been averted after rail companies and union negotiators worked together for more than 20 hours to reach a tentative agreement, according to President Biden. We just got word shortly after 4 a.m. about that tentative deal; again, it is a tentative deal. The unions still have to vote on it. But here's the good news: the president and the secretary of labor say we are going to avoid that strike and we're going to avoid the economic consequences that would have come as a result. And I bring up the economic consequences because I know most of our viewers at home are probably thinking about it. Well, most of us don't commute on trains, but I want everyone to think about this. Almost everything that comes to DFW, our food, our goods, all gets here on trains. meaning a strike, you would have really felt it. So I want to break this d

Watch President Biden's Speech Today at President Obama's Portrait Unveiling in the White House on Wednesday, September 7, 2022

  Photo credit: Gage Skidmore/CC BY-SA 2.0,  via Flickr The White House will unveil official portraits of former U.S. president Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle Obama, today. The former president, Barack, and first lady Michele will be hosted by President Joe Biden and FLOTUS Jill Biden at an alternating ceremony in the White House East Room. The presidential portrait unveiling is a historical White House event in the United States of America.  What's significant about these ceremonies is that there is a long-standing tradition where the current president hosts the immediate past president to unveil their official portrait. However, that didn't happen when President Donald J. Trump and former president Barack Obama met, which is why Obama's portrait is now being unveiled today. Former National Finance Chair of Draft Biden, Jon Cooper, asked on his social media, Donald Trump refused to unveil Barack Obama's official portrait at the White House, breaking a 40-year trad

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