Thursday, September 29, 2022
Trump Meets His Match in New York Attorney General Letitia James 
September 29, 2022
        Smart Black Woman Takes Down Former President  Before Letitia James ascended to become New York’s top prosecutor, she established herself as a leading progressive political figure throughout the state. ... read more »
In South Carolina, Harris Urges Students to Vote in Midterms
September 23, 2022
 Vice President Kamala Harris visited two historically Black colleges in South Carolina to push for voter registration as she focuses on places and demographics that will be key to Democrats’ chances to hold on to Congress in the midterm elections. ... read more »
Reparations Task Force Plans Public Hearing at California Science Center 
September 22, 2022
The California Reparations Task Force will hold a two-day public hearing on Friday, Sept. 23, and Saturday, Sept. 24, at California Science Center, located at 700 Exposition Drive in Los Angeles.  ... read more »
Price Hosts Community Meet & Greet for Mayoral Candidate Karen Bass 
September 22, 2022
L.A. Councilmember Curren Price, hundreds of community members, leaders of several non-profit organizations in District 9, neighbors and other stakeholders, joined mayoral candidate Congresswoman Karen Bass at Phillips Temple CME Church for a special meet and greet event held on Monday, Sept. 19.   ... read more »
Karen Bass for Mayor Campaign Gains Support From Culture and Entertainment Leaders
September 15, 2022
Democratic Congresswoman Karen Bass is building a coalition across every neighborhood in Los Angeles. ... read more »
BREAKING NEWS: Congresswoman Karen Bass Home Burglarized
September 10, 2022
The following statement is from Congresswoman Karen Bass regarding the break-in of her home last evening:  “Last night, I came home and discovered that my house had been broken into and burglarized. ... read more »
State Legislature Fails to Pass Concealed Firearm Law on Technicality
September 8, 2022
The State Assembly rejected Senate Bill (SB) 918, authored by state Sen. Anthony Portantino (D-La Cañada Flintridge), was written to strengthen restrictions on concealed firearm permits. ... read more »
Congratulations, Councilmember Heather Hutt! 
September 8, 2022
A huge crowd witnessed history when Heather Hutt was appointed to represent the L.A.’s 10th Council District on Friday, Sept. 2.    The Los Angeles City Council voted 10-2 for Hutt to serve as interim council member, making her the first woman and the first Black woman to hold the position.  ... read more »
Bonta Releases Racial Data Critical for Policymakers, Law Enforcement
September 8, 2022
Blacks made up 16.7 % of the civilians that were killed or suffered severe injury injured during incidents involving the discharge of a firearm or the use of force by police officers in 2021. ... read more »
Nine Councilmembers Stand Strong in Support of Heather Hutt Appointment 
September 1, 2022
Despite the hundreds of Council District 10 constituents who showed up at the Los Angeles City Council Meeting on Aug. 30 wearing t-shirts with slogans like “Black Women Are Watching,” “Hutt is the Voice & Vote We Need, NOW!” and numerous other slogans, a hand full of councilmembers maneuvered to delay the vote to appoint Heather Hutt as the interim councilmember for CD 10.  ... read more »
Five City Council Members Vote to Delay Historic Vote
September 1, 2022
Claiming to act in transparency, five members of Los Angeles City Council voted to delay the appointment of Heather Hutt as the temporary voting representative for Council District 10. ... read more »
Rap Lyrics Bill Heads to the Governor
August 26, 2022
Assemblymember Reggie Jones-Sawyer (D-South Los Angeles) wrote AB 2799 to ensure a fair trial is afforded to all and not have an artist’s work, no matter what creative medium they are in, used to stir up racial biases and stereotypes. ... read more »
SENTINEL EXCLUSIVE: Congresswoman Maxine Waters Vows to Hold Equifax Accountable 
August 18, 2022
As Chairwoman of the powerful Financial Services Committee, she calls for the a moratorium on Equifax for wrongfully reporting consumer credit  ... read more »
Community Requests CD 10 Voting Privileges for Hutt 
August 18, 2022
Frustrated and disappointed that Council District 10 constituents lack a voting representative, the Empowerment Congress West Area (ECWA) Neighborhood Development Council approved sending a letter to Los Angeles City Council requesting that Heather Hutt be designated as the area’s “Board Appointed Member.” ... read more »

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