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Maxine Waters Surprised By 'Reclaiming My Time' Singer On 'The View'

Here’s some good stuff for ya. One of Donald Trump’s most feared critics, California Congresswoman Maxine Waters stopped by “The View” this morning and before she left, church broke out! 344 more words

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Rep. Maxine Waters Will Be Honored At 'Black Girls Rock'

NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters has been added to the list of honorees at BET’s 2017 Black Girls Rock Awards.

BET said the congresswoman will earn the Social Humanitarian Award for “being a fearless and outspoken advocate for under-served population.” The event, hosted by Oscar-nominated actress Taraji P. 108 more words

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Rep. Maxine Waters Reclaiming Her Time Inspires Gospel, Club Remixes

Rep. Maxine Waters has stirred the musical creativity of several musicians who were inspired by her steadfast response last week to Secretary of the Treasury  232 more words

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Georgia Governor Candidate Stacey Abrams Gets A Book Deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams has a book deal.

Henry Holt and Co. told The Associated Press on Wednesday that Abrams’ “Minority Leader: How to Lead from the Outside and Make Real Change” is scheduled for next spring. 211 more words

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Little Known Black History Fact: Stacey Abrams

Stacey Abrams, currently a representative in the Georgia Statehouse and House Minority Leader, has accomplished some great career achievements already. Her latest aim is to become the next governor which would make her the first Black woman to achieve the feat if elected next year. 256 more words

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Obama's Top Advisor Penning Book

NEW YORK (AP) — Valerie Jarrett, one of Barack Obama’s closest and longest-serving aides during his presidency, has a book deal.

Viking told The Associated Press on Tuesday that Jarrett is working on a book that will combine personal history and civic advice. 262 more words

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Aja Brown Sworn In For Second Term As Compton's Mayor

Before an audience of 500 last Friday, Compton’s millennial mayor Aja Brown, 35, was sworn into office to serve a second four-year at the city’s helm. 221 more words

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