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The Hill
Black lawmakers say Confederate statues should come out of CapitolMembers of the Congressional Black Caucus are reviving calls to remove Confeder
The Hill / Posted 9 hours ago
Members of the Congressional Black Caucus are reviving calls to remove Confederate statues from the Capitol following the violence at a white nationalist rally in Virginia. The “Unite the Right” rally of white supremacists and subsequent clash with... Read more
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The Hill
Dem lawmaker calls for Trump's removalof Democrats have called for President Trump to purge the nationalist voices in
The Hill / Posted 18 hours ago
of Democrats have called for President Trump to purge the nationalist voices in the White House. Moore, a member of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), said Trump’s remarks on Tuesday defending some of the white nationalist protesters in... Read more
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FOX News
Bannon increasingly isolated as Kelly takes command; GOP allies defend McMasterjob. The Times reported Bannon “is in trouble” with Kelly as well. A letter to
FOX News / Posted yesterday
job. The Times reported Bannon “is in trouble” with Kelly as well. A letter to Trump sent Tuesday from the heads of the Congressional Black Caucus, Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Congressional Progressive Caucus and Congressional Asian Pacific... Read more
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New York Post
Blankfein disses Trump yet againBlankfein chided Trump for pulling out of the Paris climate deal. Blankfein has
New York Post / Posted yesterday
Blankfein chided Trump for pulling out of the Paris climate deal. Blankfein has also tweeted a photo of himself with the Congressional Black Caucus. He recently said he’d like his bank to get out from under the “Government Sachs.” Attacking... Read more
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New America Media
Black CEO Quits President Trump's Manufacturing Council After Charlotteville ProtestHeart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, no
New America Media / Posted yesterday
Heart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, nonprofit farmers market located…Congressional Black Caucus Concerned about Amazon/Whole Foods Deal Online retailer Amazon.com’s agreement to buy Whole Foods Market, the... Read more
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New America Media
Sen. Kamala Harris Denounces White Supremacists in CharlottesvilleHeart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, no
New America Media / Posted yesterday
Heart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, nonprofit farmers market located…Congressional Black Caucus Concerned about Amazon/Whole Foods Deal Online retailer Amazon.com’s agreement to buy Whole Foods Market, the... Read more
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New America Media
Preet Bharara’s Revenge Against White HouseHeart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, no
New America Media / Posted yesterday
Heart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, nonprofit farmers market located…Congressional Black Caucus Concerned about Amazon/Whole Foods Deal Online retailer Amazon.com’s agreement to buy Whole Foods Market, the... Read more
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New America Media
Asian Man Seen in Video Marching with White SupremacistsHeart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, no
New America Media / Posted yesterday
Heart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, nonprofit farmers market located…Congressional Black Caucus Concerned about Amazon/Whole Foods Deal Online retailer Amazon.com’s agreement to buy Whole Foods Market, the... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Amazon/Whole Foods deal concerns CBCAmazon.com’s agreement to buy Whole Foods Market, the upscale grocery chain, fo
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Amazon.com’s agreement to buy Whole Foods Market, the upscale grocery chain, for $13.4 billion has some members of the Congressional Black Caucus concerned because they fear it could lead to more food deserts in African-American... Read more
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New America Media
James Alex Fields Jr. Should be Charged with First Degree MurderHeart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, no
New America Media / Posted 2 days ago
Heart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, nonprofit farmers market located…Congressional Black Caucus Concerned about Amazon/Whole Foods Deal Online retailer Amazon.com’s agreement to buy Whole Foods Market, the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Donald Trump under fire over response to white nationalists at Charlottesvillerhetoric and hateful policies in the White House," Senator Chris Murphy, a Conn
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
rhetoric and hateful policies in the White House," Senator Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said in a statement. The Congressional Black Caucus tweeted that Trump's "false equivalency, dog whistles are sad. White supremacy is to blame." Some... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Donald Trump under fire over weak response to white nationalists at Charlottesville rallyrhetoric and hateful policies in the White House," Senator Chris Murphy, a Conn
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
rhetoric and hateful policies in the White House," Senator Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said in a statement. The Congressional Black Caucus tweeted that Trump's "false equivalency, dog whistles are sad. White supremacy is to blame." Some... Read more
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WA Today
Donald Trump under fire over weak response to white nationalists at Charlottesville rallyrhetoric and hateful policies in the White House," Senator Chris Murphy, a Conn
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
rhetoric and hateful policies in the White House," Senator Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said in a statement. The Congressional Black Caucus tweeted that Trump's "false equivalency, dog whistles are sad. White supremacy is to blame." Some... Read more
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The Age
Donald Trump under fire over weak response to white nationalists at Charlottesville rallyrhetoric and hateful policies in the White House," Senator Chris Murphy, a Conn
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
rhetoric and hateful policies in the White House," Senator Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said in a statement. The Congressional Black Caucus tweeted that Trump's "false equivalency, dog whistles are sad. White supremacy is to blame." Some... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Donald Trump under fire over weak response to white nationalists at Charlottesville rallyrhetoric and hateful policies in the White House," Senator Chris Murphy, a Conn
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
rhetoric and hateful policies in the White House," Senator Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said in a statement. The Congressional Black Caucus tweeted that Trump's "false equivalency, dog whistles are sad. White supremacy is to blame." Some... Read more
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Newsmax
Republicans, Dems Slam Trump for Reaction to Va. Violencerhetoric and hateful policies in the White House,” Senator Chris Murphy, a Conn
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
rhetoric and hateful policies in the White House,” Senator Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said in a statement. The Congressional Black Caucus tweeted that Trump’s “false equivalency, dog whistles are sad. White supremacy is to blame.” Some... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump Panned for `Many Sides' Comment on Virginia Violencerhetoric and hateful policies in the White House,” said Senator Chris Murphy, a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
rhetoric and hateful policies in the White House,” said Senator Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, in a statement. The Congressional Black Caucus tweeted that Trump’s “false equivalency, dog whistles are sad. White supremacy is to blame.” Call... Read more
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The Hill
Black groups criticize Trump over Charlottesville responsein his statement following the violence. He declined to name the rally as a whi
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
in his statement following the violence. He declined to name the rally as a white nationalist event. The NAACP and the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) swiftly shot back. ADVERTISEMENT The NAACP said "it's hard to disavow bigots and hate when... Read more
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Daily Mail
Presidential aide Omarosa Manigault threatens to leave the stagereality star turned-political aide regularly partied with Martin, a former CNN
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
reality star turned-political aide regularly partied with Martin, a former CNN contributor, during the annual Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Conference every September - but reportedly turned on him after he made bold anti-Trump... Read more
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Black Press USA
It’s Time to Show “Middle Neighborhoods” Love, Before It’s too LatePresident Trump said, “What the hell do you have to lose?” This March, members
Black Press USA / Posted 5 days ago
President Trump said, “What the hell do you have to lose?” This March, members of the Executive Committee of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) met with President Trump at the White House to discuss the key issues plaguing the African... Read more
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Daily Mail
Panelists pull out of conference over Omarosa invitereality star turned-political aide regularly partied with Martin, a former CNN
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
reality star turned-political aide regularly partied with Martin, a former CNN contributor, during the annual Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Conference every September - but reportedly turned on him after he made bold anti-Trump... Read more
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Roll Call
Will Move to Purge Ohio Voting Rolls Kickstart Congressional Action?June, Lewis and Rep. Terri A. Sewell, D-Ala., introduced a bill that would rest
Roll Call / Posted 6 days ago
June, Lewis and Rep. Terri A. Sewell, D-Ala., introduced a bill that would restore voting rights protections. The Congressional Black Caucus, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus and the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus endorsed... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Inclusive" Party Rep. Maxine Waters Won't Rule Out All-Black Partybelow... We can only imagine the public outrage and hurt feelings if a white C
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
below... We can only imagine the public outrage and hurt feelings if a white Congressman suggested that what America needs is an all-white political party? Oh and while on that topic, what does Waters think the Congressional Black Ca... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump endorses immigration point system; Democrats back awayindividual immigration programs now have key constituents as backers. The dive
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
individual immigration programs now have key constituents as backers. The diversity visa lottery is a favorite of the Congressional Black Caucus, which argues that it’s one way to boost immigration from African countries underrepresented... Read more
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The Christian Post
Roscoe D Cooper III, Popular Baptist 'Minister of the Year' Arrested for DUIUSA. Additionally, he has been honored and recognized by the Richmond NAACP, se
The Christian Post / Posted 8 days ago
USA. Additionally, he has been honored and recognized by the Richmond NAACP, served as a community representative to the Congressional Black Caucus Discussions in Washington, D. C.," Mount Zion's website says. It is unclear which organization... Read more
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New America Media
Congressional Black Caucus Concerned about Amazon/Whole Foods DealAmazon.com’s agreement to buy Whole Foods Market, the upscale grocery chain, fo
New America Media / Posted 9 days ago
Amazon.com’s agreement to buy Whole Foods Market, the upscale grocery chain, for $13.4 billion has some members of the Congressional Black Caucus concerned because they fear it could lead to more food deserts in African-American... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Civil rights community, DOJ clash over race-based college admissionsa new president is elected and there is a pending vacancy on the high court. I
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
a new president is elected and there is a pending vacancy on the high court. In a statement released Wednesday afternoon, Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-La.) said the DOJ is expanding its current assault on communities of... Read more
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Black Press USA
President Obama’s Policies Still Drive Economic GrowthGeorge W. Bush or President Bill Clinton. The 30 year-high for Black joblessne
Black Press USA / Posted 9 days ago
George W. Bush or President Bill Clinton. The 30 year-high for Black joblessness in late 2011 prompted members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) to embark on an August 2011 jobs tour. That same year, President Obama barked at members of... Read more
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Slate
Is Rep. Barbara Lee Finally Winning Her Long War on the War on Terror?the genocide in Darfur—she was arrested at a protest outside the Sudanese Embas
Slate / Posted 9 days ago
the genocide in Darfur—she was arrested at a protest outside the Sudanese Embassy, along with several fellow members of the Congressional Black Caucus, in 2006—she says she would not have favored military intervention to stop it. She points to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Team Keeps an Eye on Critical Kenyan Pollsof democratic institutions in Kenya since 1993, has deployed 11 observers. Amo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
of democratic institutions in Kenya since 1993, has deployed 11 observers. Among them is the vice-chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, who arrives this week, as co-leader of an election monitoring delegation with the US Democratic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Team Keeps an Eye On Critical Electionof democratic institutions in Kenya since 1993, has deployed 11 observers. Amo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
of democratic institutions in Kenya since 1993, has deployed 11 observers. Among them is the vice-chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, who arrives this week, as co-leader of an election monitoring delegation with the US Democratic... Read more
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The Hill
Sanders urged to woo black votersissue with blacks. Before the senator launched his 2016 presidential bid, Rep.
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
issue with blacks. Before the senator launched his 2016 presidential bid, Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.), a member of the Congressional Black Caucus, told Sanders he needed to make inroads with Black communities. “I just want to be really frank,”... Read more
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FOX News
Dems suddenly scrambling to come up with ObamaCare fixpremium increases are stabilized, according to the aide. Staffers from both th
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
premium increases are stabilized, according to the aide. Staffers from both the Congressional Progressive Caucus and the Congressional Black Caucus told Fox News they plan to introduce ideas as well. The CPC will focus on additional options for... Read more
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The Hill
Outrage erupts over report DOJ will target affirmative actioncorruption, and rising hate violence — are being ignored, as the DOJ chases fig
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
corruption, and rising hate violence — are being ignored, as the DOJ chases figments and myths.” On Twitter, the Congressional Black Caucus accused Sessions of wanting to “put more people of color in jail and take away their education... Read more
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The Hill
The Hill's Whip List: Trade bill picks up momentumColombia in 2011. Rep. James Clyburn (S.C.) — Clyburn is the No. 3-ranked Hous
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
Colombia in 2011. Rep. James Clyburn (S.C.) — Clyburn is the No. 3-ranked House Democrat and influential lawmaker in the Congressional Black Caucus. Rep. Steve Cohen (Tenn.) Rep. Jim Cooper (Tenn.) — Cooper signed a letter offering support for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Omarosa keeping dossiers on 'enemies of the administration'reality star turned-political aide regularly partied with Martin, a former CNN
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
reality star turned-political aide regularly partied with Martin, a former CNN contributor, during the annual Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Conference every September - but reportedly turned on him after he made bold anti-Trump... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Don’t Tell Colin Kaepernick to "Stick to Sports"that intentionally robbed our ancestors of theirs?” Congressman Cedric Richmon
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
that intentionally robbed our ancestors of theirs?” Congressman Cedric Richmond from Louisiana, who is also chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, argues that Colin’s treatment is unfair: “[T]he fact that he spoke up means he’s a great person... Read more
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Breitbart
Howard Dean: Breitbart, ‘Right-Wing’ Media ‘Racists’track record in order to do that,” Sharpton said. When Dean discussed all of t
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
track record in order to do that,” Sharpton said. When Dean discussed all of the endorsements he had from members of the Congressional Black Caucus and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Sharpton snapped back, saying, “I think you only need... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Activist to walk from Chicago to DC to help stop gun violencetravel 25 miles a day and is giving himself 30 days to get there. Once he`s the
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 15 days ago
travel 25 miles a day and is giving himself 30 days to get there. Once he`s there, he expects to meet with members of the Congressional Black Caucus and members of the Illinois delegation. There are no plans right now to meet with President... Read more
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Breitbart
CBC Chair Dem Rep Richmond: What’s Happening to Kaepernick Is ‘Unfair’TMZ Sports spoke with Congressional Black Caucus chairman Rep. Cedric Richmond
Breitbart / Posted 17 days ago
TMZ Sports spoke with Congressional Black Caucus chairman Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-LA) about free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s status in the league. Richmond said the fact that Kaepernick is still unsigned is “unfair,” reasoning that he... Read more
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The Hill
Dems pivot to offering ObamaCare improvementshit disproportionately by rising out-of-pocket costs under the ACA. And the le
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
hit disproportionately by rising out-of-pocket costs under the ACA. And the legislative dam appears ready to break. The Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) is poised to introduce a series of ACA reforms as early as Friday, according to Chairman... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Granddaddy's version of racism in Americakind of funny that President Clinton, who’s clearly white, was honored as the “
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 18 days ago
kind of funny that President Clinton, who’s clearly white, was honored as the “first black president” at a dinner for the Congressional Black Caucus in 2008. Clinton took kindly to it. It was a recognition of a mutual affinity he seemed to develop... Read more
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Slate
Why Jeff Bezos Is Probably Glad He Was the World’s Richest Man for Just a Few Hourspolitical cover to avoid paying more taxes. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker said h
Slate / Posted 19 days ago
political cover to avoid paying more taxes. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker said he wants to rally his colleagues in the Congressional Black Caucus to look into whether Amazon’s plan to buy Whole Foods could hurt consumers. “I worry about grocery... Read more
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The Hill
Wisconsin Democrat refuses to be ‘backdrop’ in Trump’s jobs announcementsaid she is "relieved" that Foxconn's project may provide new opportunities for
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
said she is "relieved" that Foxconn's project may provide new opportunities for her constituents, but on Wednesday she will instead participate in a Congressional Black Caucus town hall event on Twitter over current healthca... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Rep. Gwen Moore rejects invitation from President Trump on Foxconn announcementthe president's desire to be used as a backdrop in his photo op." Moore says i
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 20 days ago
the president's desire to be used as a backdrop in his photo op." Moore says instead she is participating in a Congressional Black Caucus town hall over Twitter about health care. Moore says that she is "relieved" that Wisconsin may... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Democratic Rep. Gwen Moore rejected invitation to Foxconn announcementthe president’s desire to be used as a backdrop in his photo op.” Moore says i
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 20 days ago
the president’s desire to be used as a backdrop in his photo op.” Moore says instead she is participating in a Congressional Black Caucus town hall over Twitter about health care. Moore says that she is “relieved” that Wisconsin may... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
African-American activists urge Dems against chasing working-class whitespolls. The last time a Democratic presidential candidate won the white vote was
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
polls. The last time a Democratic presidential candidate won the white vote was in 1964. Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., a Congressional Black Caucus member and co-chair of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee’s Democratic Policy and... Read more
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New America Media
NAACP Names Interim President and CEObuilding improvement and $65 million toward construction of a new convention ce
New America Media / Posted 21 days ago
building improvement and $65 million toward construction of a new convention center. He also has had fellowships with the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, the George Washington University School of Political Management and the Massachusetts... Read more
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The Hill
President Trump: People of color need seat at table on climate changecommunities of color are heard at the dais, on the floor, and all throughout Co
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
communities of color are heard at the dais, on the floor, and all throughout Congress. Today we thank the members of the Congressional Black Caucus, Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus, and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus for backing... Read more
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New Kerala
Increased Black Homeownership Focus Of NAREB Convention In New Orleans - newkerala news #256980at different times throughout the convention include U.S. Congressman Cedric Ri
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
at different times throughout the convention include U.S. Congressman Cedric Richmond (D-LA), current chair of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), U.S. Congressman Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO), a member of the House Financial Services... Read more
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