Black Republicans

From Sojourner Truth and Frederick Douglass to Blanche Bruce and Edward Brooke, African Americans have a long history of involvement with the Republican Party. This is a place where African Americans can come together to share why they are conservatives and what events, people or philosophies shaped their political thought.

Posted 2/11/2014

 WASHINGTON – Today, the Republican National Committee (RNC) released a new video recapping its second annual Black Republican Trailblazer Awards Luncheon. More than 300 guests attended the event last week as RNC Chairman Reince Priebus presented the 2014 Trailblazer Awards to former Assistant Secretary of Labor Bill Brooks of Michigan, former Ohio Supreme Court Judge [...]

Posted 2/6/2014

  Excerpts from The Washington Informer By: RNC Chairman Reince Priebus February 5, 2014   This month, America celebrates Black History Month. It’s a time to honor black Americans’ countless contributions to our country, and as Chairman of the Republican Party, I take this opportunity to remember the many African Americans who have shaped our [...]

Posted 2/4/2014

WASHINGTON — This morning, political activist and actor Joseph Phillips joined Carol Costello on CNN Newsroom to discuss the Republican Party’s efforts reaching out to the black community. Phillips, who is best known for his role on The Cosby Show, co-hosted the RNC’s 2nd Annual Black Republican Trailblazer Awards luncheon today at the Howard Theatre [...]

Posted 2/4/2014

WASHINGTON – Today, the Republican National Committee (RNC) hosted its 2nd Annual Black Republican Trailblazer Awards luncheon at the historic Howard Theatre in Washington, DC. This year’s theme is “Honoring Our Past and Building the Future.”   More than 300 people were in attendance to witness RNC Chairman Reince Priebus present the 2014 Trailblazer Awards [...]

Posted 2/3/2014

WASHINGTON – In recognition of Black History Month, the Republican National Committee today announced a series of paid advertisements placed with black media outlets in urban markets. It is a first of its kind ad buy recognizing the accomplishments of black Republicans making an impact on the American landscape. The buy includes 30-second radio spots [...]