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Senator Harris Releases Spotify Playlist to Commemorate African-American Music Appreciation Month
June 22, 2017
WASHINGTON, D.C. – In honor of African-American Music Appreciation Month, U.S. Senator Kamala D. Harris released a Spotify playlist today comprised of some of her favorite African-American artists that encompass a wide range of genres including rhythm and blues, jazz, gospel, hip-hop, rap, soul, pop, reggae, and funk. This month recognizes that American music and African-American music are inextricably linked, reflecting the diversity of the American cultural experience. ... read more »
Mississippi town elects woman as 1st African-American mayor
June 22, 2017
Outgoing Mayor Knox Ross says it's no big surprise to him that Beechem won because it was a three-candidate race in a nonpartisan general election without a runoff. ... read more »
Inglewood Mayor James Butts and City Council Approve Exclusive Negotiating Agreement with L.A. Clippers for New Basketball Arena
June 22, 2017
The site will likely include a state-of-the-art NBA arena, a training facility and team office space ... read more »
Funding Approved for Compton Community College
June 22, 2017
Full accreditation is expected to be restored by 2020. ... read more »
AP FACT CHECK: Obamacare ‘death spiral’ is a half-told tale
June 22, 2017
The Trump administration is leaving out half the equation when it argues President Barack Obama's health care law is in a "death spiral." ... read more »
Congresswoman Karen Bass Is Not Afraid of Town Halls and Wants to Hear from Her Constituents
June 22, 2017
Bass took questions in groups of 10, provided everyone an opportunity to ask a question and even directed some questions to a one-o- one conversation immediately after the town hall. ... read more »
Trump turns back on a future with Cuba
June 16, 2017
So why would Trump want to revive the failed policies of the past? The reasons range from the petty to the perverse. Trump’s hatred of Obama is apparent. From Obamacare to climate policy to Cuba, he seems intent on overturning whatever Obama did — no matter how great the cost to the American people. ... read more »
Trump calls House health bill he backed ‘mean’
June 16, 2017
The president’s criticism also came as Senate Republican leaders’ attempts to write their own health care package have been slowed by disagreements between their party’s conservatives and moderates. ... read more »
Former NBA bad boy Rodman is back in North Korea
June 15, 2017
Rodman received the red-carpet treatment on his four past trips since 2013, which generated a lot of publicity _ most of it not good _ and did little in terms of diplomacy. ... read more »
Rep. Waters Delivers Keynote Address at the 2017 Los Angeles Southwest College Commencement 
June 15, 2017
LASC Celebrates  50 Years of Service in the South Los Angeles Community  ... read more »
City of Los Angeles Releases Much Anticipated Draft Cannabis Regulations 
June 15, 2017
Los Angeles City Council President Herb J. Wesson, Jr. was joined today by Councilmembers Bob Blumenfield, Paul Koretz and Nury Martinez in releasing the city’s draft regulations governing commercial cannabis activity. ... read more »
Former FBI Director James Comey Testifies
June 15, 2017
Former FBI Director Testifies and the GOP Sets the Bar on Donald Trump Even Lower ... read more »
California Legislators to Meet with Tech Giants to Increase Diversity 
June 15, 2017
The California Legislative Black Caucus, California Latino Legislative Caucus, California Legislative Women’s Caucus, and California Asian Pacific Islander Caucus, have expressed strong concern over the technology industry’s lack of diversity in their board, management, and technical roles. ... read more »
Senator Harris Presses Sessions on His Evasive Answers, Requests Documents Relevant to SSCI Investigation 
June 15, 2017
During a Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearinG, U.S. Senator Kamala D. Harris probed Attorney General Jeff Sessions on his evasive answers to questions regarding his involvement with Russia, including his meetings and communications with Russian officials as a top Trump campaign surrogate. ... read more »
Technology Will Be Key to Mobilizing the Black Vote in 2018
June 14, 2017
More than 100 volunteers sent out over 200,000 text messages urging Black voters in Philadelphia to show up and vote. ... read more »
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