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This year’s Congressional Black Caucus Foundation 45th Annual Legislative Conference shined light on some of the nation’s most important topics — including criminal justice reform and a myriad of issues that disproportionately affect Black communities — but during the five-day event, there was no loss of celebration.

Known for its social life, CBCF week was chock-full of moments that lifted the spirit and served as opportunities to connect with other like-minded folks. From cooking sessions with celebrated chefs and networking events at local Washington D.C. clubs, CBCF delivered on its popular night-life reputation once again.

Check out some of the scenes from this year’s CBCF week.

The CBCF’s Annual Legislative Conference gathers members of the Congressional Black Caucus and others interested in politics and policy to Washington, D.C. each year for several days of meetings, panel discussions, and celebrations.

Stay tuned to NewsOne.com for more exclusive videos featuring interviews with representatives, celebrities, and activists about the Black Lives Matter movement, economic empowerment, policy change, education, and the school-to-prison pipeline.

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