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‘We Have The Power, We Need To Use It’: BlackPAC’s Adrianne Shropshire Encourages Black People To Vote Their Values

Adrianne Shropshire, founder and executive director of BlackPAC and the affiliated Black Progressive Action Coalition, recently spoke with Charlotte's own "The Olympia D Show" about the upcoming election and why it's important to be engaged in this cycle. The post ‘We Have The Power, We Need To Use It’: BlackPAC’s Adrianne Shropshire Encourages Black People To Vote Their Values appeared first on NewsOne.
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Reclaim Your Vote: When We All Vote Makes Appeal to Youth Voters

Even though 2018 saw the highest turnout for a midterm election since 1914, nearly 50 percent of voters did not participate. It was also the largest turnout of young people in decades for a midterm election, yet still, nearly two-thirds of young people did not vote. When We All Vote,...
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President Biden, Vice President Harris To Speak At Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Phoenix Awards

President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris are reportedly scheduled to deliver speeches at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Phoenix Awards dinner Oct. 1. According to theGrio, the pair are expected to highlight the achievements of the Biden-Harris administration on national issues impacting Black communities for attendees of...
PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

Both candidates for Michigan House of Representatives District 8 complete Ballotpedia’s Candidate Connection survey

Both of the candidates running in the November 8, 2022, general election for Michigan House of Representatives District 8 —Mike McFall (D) and Rob Noble (R) — completed Ballotpedia’s Candidate Connection survey. These survey responses allow voters to hear directly from candidates about what motivates them to run for office.
MICHIGAN STATE

Sparks fly over latest redistricting proposal

The Monroe County Legislature’s Democratic Caucus is challenging the latest attempt at redistricting. Data from consulting firm ArcBridge, they say, shows a lack of majority Black districts in the proposal. Supporters of the proposed Crescent map say it would result in five primarily Black voting areas in districts 22,...
MONROE COUNTY, NY
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