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GOP's Brian Mast has $1.5 million to defend congressional seat; how that compares to predecessors

With two Democrats and possibly a Republican primary challenger eyeing his Palm Beach-Treasure Coast congressional seat, freshman U.S.  Rep. Brian Mast, R-Palm City, raised $887,637 during the first three months of 2018 and began April with $1.5 million in cash on hand — a solid figure but not as much as some past District 18 candidates at similar phases of their campaigns. 171 more words

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GOP's Brian Mast has $1.5 million to defend congressional seat; how that compares to predecessors

With two Democrats and possibly a Republican primary challenger eyeing his Palm Beach-Treasure Coast congressional seat, freshman U.S.  Rep. Brian Mast, R-Palm City, raised $887,637 during the first three months of 2018 and began April with $1.5 million in cash on hand — a solid figure but not as much as some past District 18 candidates at similar phases of their campaigns. 171 more words

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Southern Heritage of Blacks, Hidden in Taboo History of Reconstruction Era

SOUTHERN HERITAGE. Contributions, Accomplishments and History of Southern blacks are usually hidden in the history of the Reconstruction Era, which is an era that appears to be a taboo subject matter these days amongst many white Confederate supporters. 234 more words

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The conspiracy theorists attacked him. He’s fighting back in court.

A man who recorded video of a car plowing into a crowd of protesters during last year’s neo-Nazi rally in Charlottesville is now suing right-wing conspiracy theorists who claimed he was an undercover CIA officer who helped stage the deadly attack.

-Washington Post; 3/13/2018

The sad fate of the Ezell parking lot

It’s 7:38 a.m. I’m driving my white 2009 Toyota Yaris. I’m heading north on Belmont Boulevard. After passing by the soccer stadium and the softball diamond, I make a right turn onto the Ezell parking lot. 487 more words

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