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WPIX 11 New York
Espaillat declares victory in Democratic primary; Wright has yet to concede in battle for retiring Rangel’s seatgrew. He said no candidate can be declared a winner until all absentee ballots
Espaillat declares victory in Democratic primary; Wright has yet to concede in battle for retiring Rangel’s seat
WPIX 11 New York / Posted yesterday
grew. He said no candidate can be declared a winner until all absentee ballots are counted. Rangel won his congressional seat in 1970 by defeating Adam Clayton Powell Jr. in a Democratic primary. The Associated Press contributed to this... Read more
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New York Post
Adriano Espaillat wins Harlem primary for Charlie Rangel’s seatattended by Rangel and ex-Mayor David Dinkins. Rangel first won his congressio
Adriano Espaillat wins Harlem primary for Charlie Rangel’s seat
New York Post / Posted yesterday
attended by Rangel and ex-Mayor David Dinkins. Rangel first won his congressional seat in 1970 by defeating the legendary Adam Clayton Powell Jr. in the Democratic primary. Meanwhile, Manhattan/Brooklyn Rep. Jerrold Nad­ler won the Democratic... Read more
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New York Magazine
Charlie Rangel Says Good-byeof beating Rangel in the Democratic primary. And even though Rangel made it to
Charlie Rangel Says Good-bye
New York Magazine / Posted yesterday
of beating Rangel in the Democratic primary. And even though Rangel made it to the House by knocking off the legendary Adam Clayton Powell Jr. in 1970, he still takes the presumption of Espaillat personally. “He ran against me because I was in... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Conversations with Allan Wolperand Means Committee Rangel. He became a major figure in black politics when he
Conversations with Allan Wolper
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted yesterday
and Means Committee Rangel. He became a major figure in black politics when he defeated the late, legendary Congressman Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. He responds to the House Ethics Committee charges against him and discloses the harsh treatment he... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Dem-House-Contestedof 496 precincts - 0 percent Sam Sloan 0 - 0 percent Keith Wright 0 - 0 perce
Dem-House-Contested
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
of 496 precincts - 0 percent Sam Sloan 0 - 0 percent Keith Wright 0 - 0 percent Guillermo Linares 0 - 0 percent Adam Clayton Powell 0 - 0 percent Clyde Williams 0 - 0 percent Suzan Johnson-Cook 0 - 0 percent Michael Gallagher 0 - 0... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
TopRaces-Glance-Sumof 496 precincts - 0 percent Sam Sloan 0 - 0 percent Keith Wright 0 - 0 perce
TopRaces-Glance-Sum
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
of 496 precincts - 0 percent Sam Sloan 0 - 0 percent Keith Wright 0 - 0 percent Guillermo Linares 0 - 0 percent Adam Clayton Powell 0 - 0 percent Clyde Williams 0 - 0 percent Suzan Johnson-Cook 0 - 0 percent Michael Gallagher 0 - 0... Read more
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The Atlantic
A New Battle for the Soul of Harlemof Harlem. Just two people have represented the district in the House of Repres
A New Battle for the Soul of Harlem
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
of Harlem. Just two people have represented the district in the House of Representatives in its 74 years. The first was Adam Clayton Powell Jr., a Baptist minister and unapologetic civil-rights activist. A statue of his likeness watches over a... Read more
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Reuters
Harlem voters to pick heir-apparent to veteran U.S. congressmanand failed to unseat Rangel in 2012 and 2014. He was endorsed by the liberal Ne
Harlem voters to pick heir-apparent to veteran U.S. congressman
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
and failed to unseat Rangel in 2012 and 2014. He was endorsed by the liberal New York Daily News. Another contender is Adam Clayton Powell IV, a former state assemblyman and the son of Adam Clayton Powell Jr., who held the Harlem district from... Read more
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NBC New York
Primaries in 4 NY Districts With Retiring Congressmanfailed to knock off Rangel twice before in Democratic primaries, is making his
Primaries in 4 NY Districts With Retiring Congressman
NBC New York / Posted 2 days ago
failed to knock off Rangel twice before in Democratic primaries, is making his third run. The crowded field also includes Adam Clayton Powell, the son of the charismatic congressman Rangel defeated in a primary 46 years ago: Adam Clayton Powell... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Ethnicity-charged fight for Rangel's seat shifts to the groundseven contenders chip away at the front-runners' voting blocs. State Assemblyma
Ethnicity-charged fight for Rangel's seat shifts to the ground
Crain's New York Business / Posted 2 days ago
seven contenders chip away at the front-runners' voting blocs. State Assemblyman Guillermo Linares is also Dominican-born. Adam Clayton Powell IV, son of the iconic African-American congressman who preceded Rangel, was born and raised in Puerto... Read more
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New York Post
Dems vying for Rangel’s seat call on Bratton to resign over scandalswere asked point blank if Bratton should go. Sen. Adrian Espaillat, Assemblyma
Dems vying for Rangel’s seat call on Bratton to resign over scandals
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
were asked point blank if Bratton should go. Sen. Adrian Espaillat, Assemblyman Keith Wright and former Assemblyman Adam Clayton Powell IV all said without hesitation that Bratton should step down. Powell said his displeasure with Bratton... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Mohamed Ali Clay (1942-2016)African-American visitors or residents to Ghana have included Maya Angelou, Mal
Mohamed Ali Clay (1942-2016)
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 20 days ago
African-American visitors or residents to Ghana have included Maya Angelou, Malcolm X, Richard Wright, Martin Luther King, Adam Clayton Powell, George Padmore, C. L. R. James and more. Frantz Fanon wrote much of The Wretched of the Earth in Ghana,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County Court NotesGonzalez, 389 Wil­low St., Scranton; $2,684.81. Miguel Camargo, 1053 Liggett A
Lackawanna County Court Notes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
Gonzalez, 389 Wil­low St., Scranton; $2,684.81. Miguel Camargo, 1053 Liggett Ave., Reading; $504.50. Kason Wayman, 2430 Adam Clayton Powell Blvd., Manhattan, N.Y.; $922.35. John Santana, 201 Chest­nut St., Archbald; $1,249.50. Christopher... Read more
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Daily Mail
Firefighters rescue two children from Harlem fire that injured sixtheir pajamas from Harlem fire that injures six people and destroys a hardware
Firefighters rescue two children from Harlem fire that injured six
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
their pajamas from Harlem fire that injures six people and destroys a hardware store Blaze began Monday on 145 Street and Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard Firefighters pulled out a family from the building - including two children still in their... Read more

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