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Turning a dream into reality

Turning a dream into reality

Last week, we celebrated the 49th anniversary of the March on Washington for Freedom and Jobs.

This historic march on Washington was the beginning of Dr. King's focus on national economic inequality.  Sadly while progress has been made in the last half-century to advance economic and racial justice, the need for affordable housing and greater economic equality are still obstacles in the path of realizing Dr. King's dream.

Pictured (left to right): Dedrick Muhammad and Jimmy Zhang

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August 28 - A Story of American Struggle

 August 28 - A Story of American Struggle

WASHINGTON - Next year this nation will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington on August 28, 2013. Many of you will be on your way to DC to honor the legacy of a movement that helped liberate, not only African Americans but all Americans from the chains of legalized segregation.

Pictured: U.S. Representative John Lewis

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GOP worst showing with Black voters in modern history

Only 2% Say They Will Support the Romney/Ryan Ticket

Data Say GOP Leaders “Seem Hostile to Minorities”
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Dehn wins recount by 20 votes

Raymond Dehn is in fact the winner of the DFL Primary for the State House Seat in Senate District 59(B).

Terra Cole, who lost to Dehn in the Aug. 14 primary by just 19 votes, requested a recount to verify the validity of the results. At the conclusion of primary voting, Dehn had 876 votes to Cole's 857. Ian Alexander, who also competed in the primary, received 627 votes.

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ST. PAUL NOTES | St. Paul police: Kick a man when he's down

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Recount scheduled for House District 59B Primary contest

Recount scheduled for House District 59B Primary contest

Terra Cole who lost to Raymond Dehn by 19 votes for House District DFL 59B  in the August 14th Primary Election, has requested a discretionary recount of all ballots cast. Hennepin County Elections Division has notified all DFL candidates and has scheduled the recount for at 10 am on Thursday, August 23, 2012,  at Minneapolis Elections Warehouse, 732A Harding Street NE, Minneapolis MN 55413.

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Governor Dayton names Judge Wilhelmina Wright to the Minnesota Supreme Court

 Governor Dayton names Judge Wilhelmina Wright to the Minnesota Supreme Court

Governor Mark Dayton appointed Judge Wilhelmina M. Wright to the position of Associate Justice on the Minnesota Supreme Court.

Pictured: Governor Dayton and Judge Write at the announcement.

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Surprising results in Northside primary

Surprising results in Northside primary

A night of tight races and surprising results in the past week's primary elections once again proved that every vote counts.

Pictured: (left to right) Raymond Dehn, Terra Cole, Linda Higgins, Blong Yang, and Joe Mullery

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Seven ways to beat the ballot bandits

Seven ways to beat the ballot banditsDon’t wait until Election Day to find out you have the wrong ID, your registration’s “inactive,” (9.9 million of you) or you’re on some creep’s challenge list.
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Ellison urges voters to reject voter ID amendment

Nearly 200 people turned out for a town hall forum to discuss the proposed Minnesota voter identification amendment set for the November ballot.

The forum, which took place at the Sabes Jewish Community Center in St. Louis Park, was packed with mostly all who oppose the change to Minnesota’s Constitution. US Rep. Keith Ellison said the proposed amendment is a clear attempt by Republicans to disenfranchise minority voters who tend to vote heavily Democratic.
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Ellison calls for tolerance and understanding

The disturbing mass shooting at a Wisconsin Sikh temple had prompted Minnesota Congressman Keith Ellison to call for tolerance and understanding of all cultures.

The alleged shooter, Wade Michael Page, 40, is said to have had ties with a white supremacist organization and may have targeted the temple because he believed the temple to be a Muslim house of worship.
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