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Gang Prevention Measure Loses
Written by Alice Walton 13 November 2008
A parcel tax that would have generated $30 million a year for gang prevention and intervention programs in Los Angeles fell just short of the two-thirds majority it needed for passage. With 100 percent ... read more >>
Kamala Harris to Run for Attorney General
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 13 November 2008
She made her mark as the district attorney of San Francisco, now her eyes are focused on the state's top law enforcement office.  As a rising star in the political community and one of ... read more >>
Victories for Props 4 and 8
Written by Jennifer Bihm (Contributing Writer) 06 November 2008
Two of the most closely watched propositions on the California Ballot this year have won. Voters opted to ban same sex marriage and to continue, albeit narrowly, to allow private abortions for minors. ... read more >>
Will Jesse Jackson Jr. be the next U.S. Senator?
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 06 November 2008
Now that Barack Obama is the president-elect, the governor of Illinois will have to appoint a replacement to fill the remainder of his term in the Senate. Senator Barack Obama is now officially ... read more >>
Join the Sentinel to Vote Early!
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Managing Editor) 30 October 2008
Want to vote early?  The Los Angeles Sentinel invites you to arrive at our office @ 3800 S. Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90004 @ 7:45am in the morning and we will escort you to the County Registrar ... read more >>
Parks: 'I Am a Democrat'
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 30 October 2008
LAS: In his mailouts, Sen. Mark Ridley-Thomas has accused you of being the closet thing to a Republican Parks: I am a life long voting Democrat!! I was a elected as a delegate representing the Democratic ... read more >>
Colin Powell Endorses Obama
Written by Jennifer Bihm (Contributing Writer) 23 October 2008
Former Secretary of State Colin Powell said he is "troubled" by the direction fellow Republican John McCain's presidential campaign is taking and that's why he will be voting for ... read more >>
Obama suspends campaign to visit ailing grandmother
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 23 October 2008
With his 85-year-old maternal grandmother in gravely ill condition, Senator Barack Obama has suspended his presidential campaign today and Friday to be with her in Hawaii. The campaign made no formal ... read more >>
Will It Be the ‘Obama Effect?'
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 20 October 2008
Much has been bandied about the so-called Bradley effect, is it real or just a theory espoused a generation ago?  The last presidential debate is now history and most of the polls conducted ... read more >>
We Vote For Change 08!
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 25 September 2008
 This years election will come down to a few votes in neighboring swing-states.  This Friday, Sept. 26th at 5:00 PM, there will be a debate watching party at the LA Sentinel Headquarters, ... read more >>
Kellie Hawkins Appointed Executive Director of the Commission on the Status of Women
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 September 2008
Kellie Hawkins, who has been serving as the Interim Executive Director of the Commission on the Status of Women since October 13, 2007, has been appointed the official Executive Director of the Commission ... read more >>
2008 Democratic National Convention Podium Schedule Thursday, August 28, 2008
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Managing Editor) 28 August 2008
"Change You Can Believe In"Time Shown as local – Denver, Colorado MST 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM (LOCAL)Live Performances (before gavel) Yonder Mountain String Band PerformanceJeff Austin, Adam Aijala, Ben ... read more >>
GOVERNOR BILL RICHARDSON TO SPEAK THURSDAY NIGHT AT INVESCO FIELD AT MILE HIGH
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 28 August 2008
DENVER – The Democratic National Convention Committee (DNCC) issued the following statement today on New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson’s speaking role during Thursday night’s Convention ... read more >>
EXCERPTS OF JOE BIDEN-DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 27 August 2008
EMBARGOED UNTIL DELIVERY Denver, Colorado Wednesday, August 27, 2008 Barack Obama and I took very different journeys to this destination, but we share a common story. Mine began in Scranton, Pennsylvania, ... read more >>
Democrats Officially Nominate Barack Obama; Clinton joins in Acclamation
Written by DAVID ESPO, AP Correspondent 27 August 2008
DENVER (AP) -- Barack Obama, standing where no black has ever stood before, swept to the Democratic presidential nomination on Wednesday as thousands of national convention delegates cheered his improbable ... read more >>
2008 Democratic National Convention Podium Schedule Wednesday, August 27, 2008
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 27 August 2008
"SECURING AMERICA'S FUTURE" Time shown as local – Denver, Colorado MST Hour # 1   3:00 PM – 5:00 PM (LOCAL) Call to Order The Honorable Leticia Van de Putte State ... read more >>
Securing America’s Future: OBAMA AND CLINTON NOMINATORS ANNOUNCED
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 27 August 2008
Republican Iraq War Veteran Michael Wilson, Senator Salazar (D-CO), Reps. Davis (D-AL) and Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) to speak on behalf of Barack Obama Three Clinton Delegates, Including Civil ... read more >>
Full Text of Hillary Clinton Speech
Written by From Federal News Service 27 August 2008
Hillary Clinton during Democratic Nomination Speech.   Image courtesy DemConvention at Flickr.com SEN. HILLARY CLINTON: Thank you. (Cheers, applause.) Thank you all. (Cheers, applause.) Thank ... read more >>
UNEQUIVOCAL: Senator Clinton Urges Democrats to fight for Obama
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 26 August 2008
DENVER - New York Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton delivered a breathtaking speech during the Democratic National Convention in Denver soliciting the support of her followers in electing Barack Obama, ... read more >>
Democrats Bicker Over how Hard to Hit McCain
Written by SCOTT LINDLAW, Associated Press 26 August 2008
DENVER (AP) -- Democrats bickered among themselves Tuesday about how hard to attack John McCain as the party's former dominant couple - Bill and Hillary Rodham Clinton - took center stage at Barack ... read more >>
Full Text of Michelle Obama's DNC Speech
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 25 August 2008
Michelle Obama during speech at the 2008 Democratic National ConventionThe following are prepared remarks by Michelle Obama, wife of Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama, for her address to ... read more >>
Villaraigosa Raises $1.64 Million for Re-election Bid
Written by Alice Walton, City News Service 07 August 2008
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa raised $1.64 million for his re-election campaign in the first six months of the year, according to campaign finance reports filed July 31 with the Los Angeles City Ethics ... read more >>
A Message from California State Assembly Speaker Karen Bass
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 15 July 2008
Last week, I attended a terrific Democratic Unity barbeque, where I recorded a short video message for you about what I think is at stake in this election. Please take a minute to watch it.Sincerely, ... read more >>
2008 Voter Registration Drive
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 17 June 2008
Get Registered to Vote! The Los Angeles Sentinel Newspaper asks all of it's readers to encourage their eligible friends, family members, and associates to become members of the voting population. ... read more >>
Congresswoman Diane E. Watson
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 12 June 2008
She represents her constituents with grace, flair and commitment to excellence Congresswoman Diane E. Watson first went to Congress in 2001, having been an ambassador, a state senator and a school board ... read more >>

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