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Brooklyn Congressman Hakeem Jeffries, chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, on Monday joined congressional representatives in introducing new bipartisan, bicameral legislation to curb the abuse of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) petition process and increase access to affordable prescription drugs. Comment

Caribbean-Americans will not collectively benefit from the census

Viewpoints: Article 1, Section 2, the U.S. Constitution provides, “Representatives and direct Taxes shall be apportioned among the several States ... according to their respective Numbers ...The actual Enumeration shall be made within three Years after the first Meeting of the Congress of the United States, and within every subsequent Term of ten Years, in such Manner as they shall by Law direct.” Comment
Guyana: Guyana’s government Tuesday defended a parliamentary motion honoring the life and work of former lawmaker and small town mayor Abdul Kadir who was convicted of a 2007 plot to blow up fuel depots at New York’s John .F. Kennedy Airport, saying it was standard practice rather than admiration for Kadir. Comment

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