Mary Wilson worked tirelessly with Universal Music Group in support of artists’ rights and for Intellectual Property and Copyright Protection. ...

  HDI is proud to join Congressional Black Caucus Chair Representative Joyce Beaty (D-OH) in congratulating the Congressional Black Caucus on its 50th Anniversary. We are especially proud that one of the longest serving members of HDI’s Congressional Advisory Board ...

In celebration of Black History Month, Maya Azucena performed her Legendary Woman, a One-Woman Show. Legendary Woman is a musical memoir through the voices of Black American Divas. Using the songs of legends like Bessie Smith, Ella Fitzgerald, Aretha Franklin, ...

Mary Wilson, the legendary singer and founding member of The Supremes, has died at age 76.  Although Mary is best known for her work with the iconic Motown singing group The Supremes, alongside Diana Ross and the late Florence Ballard, ...

Chairwoman Lee is the first African American to serve as chair to the powerful committee, which has jurisdiction over the country’s nondefense international affairs. She says she will focus on reinvesting in the State Department. Representative Lee is a long ...

On January 3, 2021, the 116th Congress adjourned and with its closure two members of HDI’s Congressional Advisory Board Nita Lowey (D-NY) and Pete Olson (R-TX) retired. HDI would like to extend its sincerest thanks to Representative Lowey and Representative Olson for ...

HDI is proud to announce that Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI) has become a member of HDI’s bipartisan Congressional Advisory Board.  Congressman Pocan will be replacing Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge (D-OH) who has been selected by President-elect Biden to be Secretary ...

On Monday, December 14, the United States officially removed the Republic of Sudan from its State Sponsor of Terrorism list.  HDI Chairman Dr. Alsadig Khalafalla and the entire Board of Directors extends sincerest congratulations to the people of Sudan. Since ...

President-elect Joseph R. Biden, Jr. has selected Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge (D-OH) as Secretary-designate of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. HDI extends its sincerest congratulations to Congresswoman Fudge. The Congresswoman is a long-time member of HDI’s Congressional Advisory ...

On December 3, 2020 House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) announced those Members who has been chosen by the Democratic Caucus to Chair House Committees in the 117th Congress. Six members of HDI’s 33-member bipartisan Congressional Advisory Board (CAB) were announced ...