Middle Class

The overall income of Americans grew at the fastest rate, with paychecks getting their biggest boost since the end of the Great Recession.

Across America, the median income of the middle class dropped from 55 percent in 2000, to 51 percent in 2014.

Remember this:  Miss Community Clovia’s Black History Moment with President of the United States of America Barack Obama President Barack Obama has open 17 campaign offices in Virginia. Virginia is now declared a top battleground state in this presidential race. President Obama is taking his message of  “an economy built to last from the middle […]

Election Day is Tuesday, November 6 2012 and Virginia is declared a battleground state. If a candidate wins Virginia they are likely to win an election. First Lady Michelle Obama is on the campaign stomp for the re-election of Barack Obama as president. She believes that he deserves a second-term to finish what he started […]

For years, the nation’s wobbly economy has been the Achilles’ heel of the Obama administration, drawing fire from the right and left about the president’s…

  Tom: We’re talking about class perceptions this morning? Mellody: We are. Last week, a very interesting survey from NBC and the Wall Street Journal…

President Barack Obama was a guest on the Tom Joyner Morning show this morning. He thanked millions of Americans for supporting his bid for re-election. What is that you don’t or do understand about the nation’s debt or ‘fiscal cliff’ talks? President Obama breaks it down on the TJMS. The president wants to extend some […]

The 112th Congress goes back to work today, all 535 members are under more pressure to reach an agreement before the December 31 fiscal cliff deadline arrives. The House of Representatives and Senate must avoid a fiscal cliff consisting of tax hikes and budget cuts that will take effect on January 1, 2013. From the White House: […]

From Obama for America Press: Which presidential candidate is more likely to restore prosperity for the middle class and give poor people a chance to work their way into it? To build a 21st century American economy which creates the jobs of tomorrow, reduces our debt and maintains our leadership in the world? To keep […]

  President Barack Obama has 17 campaign offices open in Virginia. Virginia is a top battleground state in this presidential race. President Obama is taking his message of  “an economy built to last from the middle out and not from the top down.”  The president believes jobs should be created in America and not outsourced to other […]

    Virginia still defines the meaning of batteground state. With just days to Election Day, a new presidential polls shows President Obama ahead of Republican challenger Mitt Romney 49 to 47 percent. The Quinnipiac University/New York Times/CBS poll numbers have been released. The poll numbers are well within the survey’s margin of error of […]

Reggie Love, known as the “body man” is the former special assistant and personal aide to President Barack Obama. Love played basketball with President Obama daily which was the president’s release from challenges of the day.  Love reached out to me  to talk about the importance of in-person absentee voting in Virginia. Love said this is […]