Elections

From candidates for Congress to the U.S. Senate, a change in the balance of power on Capitol Hill is looming large in certain pockets of America depending on how the down-ballot elections turn out.

Democrats could take the House & Senate back from Republicans.

Black Tony is on his first outing as a street correspondent for “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show!” He quizzes a stranger about the presidential election, and who is running on for the Republican party. Listen to the audio player to find out what he said in this hilarious exclusive clip! Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Listen […]

Jeff Johnson explains the run-down on this past Tuesday’s local elections. Plus, he points out a major victory for blacks when a black Republican woman named Janine Hampton won a major state-wide election in Kentucky. Click on the audio player to hear more about why this woman’s victory is an important one, in this edition of 3 Things You […]

From Obama and his critics to Bishop T.D. Jakes and his lawyers, Jeff Johnson chats with Rickey Smiley about politics and morality on this edition of 3 Things You Should Know! Click here for more 3 Things You Should Know from Jeff Johnson and listen to “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” weekdays from 6-10 am EST! RELATED: 5 Inspiring Kendrick Lamar Quotes […]

The mid-term elections are around the corner, and  Jeff Johnson is expressing the importance of getting out and voting. Listen to the audio player to hear three important things you need to know about the election. Plus, hear Ohio state senator Nina Turner give her take on why this is just as important as a presidential election in […]

  The midterm elections are coming up, and we can’t stress enough how important it is that you vote. Listen to this edition of 3 Things You Should Know to hear Jeff Johnson explain how you can help make history. Plus, hear what he’s challenging “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” listeners to do. Click here for more 3 Things You Should Know from […]

Terri Sewell, a Democrat and attorney from Alabama, has become the first black woman in history to be elected to Washington as a representative of that state. She triumphed in Alabama’s 7th district against Republican businessman, Don Chamberlain. A friend of Michelle Obama at Princeton and later classmate of President Obama, Sewell returned to her […]