Lawson vs Brown: It’s On!

It looks like the long-rumored battle between Congressman Al Lawson and former Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown is actually going to happen.  Brown announced this...
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Another Democrat Wins in State Trump Won by Landslide

Trump supporters seem to be slowly walking away from the president within 13 months of his taking office.  In another major win at the...
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Trump Doesn’t Want to Talk to the Special Counsel

"Unlikely."  That's how Trump described the possibility of him sitting down to be interviewed by special counsel Robert Mueller in connection with the Russian...
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Is the GOP Trying to Bulldoze Jeff Sessions to Save Trump?

By Heather Digby Parton / Salon  |   Dozens of columns about Michael Wolff's new book "Fire and Fury" have already been published and we can expect many more to come....
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Rep. Demings Appointed to House Judiciary Committee

ORLANDO, FL – Congresswoman Val Demings (D-Orlando) has been appointed to serve on the U.S. House Judiciary Committee.  The Committee is often referred to as the...
Frederica Wilson

Congresswoman Wilson is a long time African affairs expert

Most Americans had not heard of Rep. Frederica Wilson until she accused President Trump of making insensitive remarks in a condolence call to the...
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Special Prosecutor Indicts Paul Manafort for Conspiring Against U.S.

President Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, was indicted Monday as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election....
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Did Guccifer 2.0 Know the Inner Workings of Wikileaks?

By Steve Cunningham, Special to the Advocate  |   As the American Thinker's Mike Razar has put it, regarding the DNC's secrets being spilled...
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It Will Take More Than Obama’s Education Law to Save Black Children

By Lynette Monroe (NNPA/ESSA Program Assistant)  |  Last week, late nights, family road trips, and endless leisure came to an abrupt halt as children...
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City of Orlando District 5 Candidate Conversation Forum

On August 24, 2017, at the Callahan Neighborhood Center, there was a District 5 Candidate Forum, where incumbent commissioner Regina Hill and five candidates...