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Newsmaker Profile: GrantColfax, M.D.

Dr. Grant Colfax inherited a massive job description. In March 2012 President Barack Obama appointed the former director of the San Francisco Department of Public Health’s HIV programs ...

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Lauderhill Point Apartments celebrates resident scholars

Four aspiring scholars will be heading off to school this fall with a little help from their friends at Lauderhill Point Apartment ...

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Delores Y. McKinley re-elected International Treasurer of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Delores Y. McKinley, was re-elected to the top financial position of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., the nation’s oldest sorority founded by college-trained African American women, during a conference in San Francisco, Cali. ...

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Women of Color Leaders Unite for Second Annual Leadership Conference

South Florida Women of Color community leaders met on Saturday, August 11, 2012 for the 2nd Annual Women of Color Empowerment Conference. ...

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Ohio GOP Rep accused of deliberately keeping Black voters from the polls

Republican Party of Franklin County in Ohio (the county that contains the large city of Columbus) made comments that made some feel that he has a bias against Black voters ...

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Duncan announces 2012 Cross Country Back-to-School Bus Tour

.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan and senior leaders from the U.S. Department of Education will push the message that “Education Drives America” in its third annual back-to-school bus tour this fall ...

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Will Representative Ryan help or hurt President Obama

With the selection of Rep. Paul Ryan as his running mate, Mitt Romney has reframed the presidential campaign as a choice of political ideologies and a discussion on entitlements ...

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Scott: A new message on testing?

As students return to school in many parts of the state this week, some will no doubt already be thinking about tests. ...

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Voting battle continues after court ruling

Monday (Aug. 20, 2012) four days after a three-judge federal panel rejected a move to reduce the number of days of early voting in five counties. ...

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Rep. Thurston calls on Governor Scott to ensure 2012 Presidential Election doesn’t disenfranchise Florida voters

“Voter Suppression Act,” which restricts the number of early-voting days in Florida, House Democratic Leader-designate Perry Thurston today issued a statement on behalf of the Florida House Democratic Caucus ...

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