Is the first black president starting to focus on the black community?

Obama supporters watch one of the 2008 presidential debates in the president's first election bid. Since then, many have been disappointed at his support for black Americans. (David McNew/Getty Images)


Is the first black president starting to focus on the black community?

During President Obama's first five years in office, members of the Congressional Black Caucus argued he failed to adequately address the black unemployment rate, nominate black judges and appoint black Cabinet members.Obama has always countered that his major policy initiatives, from the stimulus to health care reform, benefited Americans of all ethnicities. But lately Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder, the highest-ranking black member of his Cabinet, have announced a series of initiatives that seem targeted more specifically at improving …

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