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November 27, 2013

Congressman Mickey Leland, a fierce advocate for the poor, was born in 1944 in Lubbock, Texas.

Today in Black America - January 9

POSTED: January 09, 2012, 12:00 am

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The New York Times

In New Hampshire Newspaper, Gingrich Gets Coveted and Ferocious Supporter


Romney Is Focus as Battle in G.O.P. Takes Sharp Edge


PAC Ads to Attack Romney as Predatory Capitalist

Gary Bauer Says He Will Endorse Santorum


Manhattan Borough President Is Still Aiming High


Queens Broker Is Accused of Bringing Immigrants’ Ruin


The Christian Science Monitor


Supreme Court to enter tangled Texas redistricting case


New Hampshire GOP debate best yet, but who won?


Unemployment rate: How low can it go by Election Day? Under 8 percent?

Deported teen returns to US. How many Americans are mistakenly banished?


'Occupy Nigeria' emerges ahead of mass strike



The Star Ledger


NJ Transit lost $297M after Gov. Christie canceled Hudson River rail tunnel


Analysis: N.J. Legislature's racial, ethnic makeup out of step with state's demographics

Newark Mayor Cory Booker, City Council, feud over future of municipal watershed


Special Report: Did N.J. property tax reform help most taxpayers?


Longshoremen rally against dock automation eliminating N.J. jobs



The Detroit Free Press

Community, parents pitch in to make sure students have what they need

Unpaid taxes put thousands of metro homeowners at risk of foreclosure


Rochelle Riley: A friend to the end: Funeral home founder shared special bond with Sam Logan

Childhood vaccines credited with drops in state disease cases


Community leaders remember Sam Logan



The Washington Post

Romney takes fire in final N.H. debate

Pro-Newt Gingrich super PAC documentary savages Mitt Romney’s time at Bain


The longer the primary fight, the better


Super PACs create an ‘advantage gap’

Obama tries to outflank Congress


Major projects before Pr. George’s planners


The Atlanta Journal Constitution


Georgia politicking 2012 kicks off

Capitol Who’s Who: The most powerful players


Criminal charges unlikely for 5 implicated in APS cheating


APD, local nonprofit get financial boost to fight trafficking

Charter schools hold lessons for traditional classrooms


The Chicago Tribune

McHenry County paying $275,000 in legal fees for Bianchi, aide

Trice: Obama-inspired quilt exhibit had troubled past

Chicago schools to begin longer days Monday


At Lathrop Homes, CHA's talk of transformation brings worry



The Los Angeles Times

Housing looms as strong voting issue in presidential election


Updated teacher observations key to improvement, report says

Arizona withholds school funding over ethnic studies class



USA Today

U.S. debt is now equal to economy


Moving evicted tenants is 'lucrative' business

How Civil War museums are evolving


Obama to promote businesses hiring at home



The Cleveland Plain Dealer

Friendship expected to be key defense in Jimmy Dimora's corruption trial


Ohio changes subsidized child care tracking system


Open enrollment allows students to cross school district boundaries -- in some cases






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