Tuesday, August 11, 2020

HBCU campuses set to safely reopen with help of Thurgood Marshall College Fund, United Negro College Fund

HBCU campuses set to safely reopen with help of Thurgood Marshall College Fund, United Negro College Fund Thurgood Marshall College Fund and United Negro College Fund partnered with Testing For… Read More
Saturday, August 8, 2020

We Must Act Now to Protect Voting Rights and Expand Access

We Must Act Now to Protect Voting Rights and Expand AccessAn Opinion by Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter (SC) , Rep. Zakiya Summers (MS) & Sen. Nikema Williams (GA) August 7, 2020… Read More
Thursday, August 6, 2020

Rest in Peace, Shirley Rice

Rest in Peace, Shirley Rice Shirley Rice, the wife of state Senator Ronald L. Rice (D-28) of Newark, has died. Governor Phil Murphy paid tribute to Mrs. Rice this morning at his emergency… Read More
Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Synovus Makes $1 Million Contribution to UNCF, Names Scholarship Fund in Honor of State Representative Calvin Smyre

Synovus Makes $1 Million Contribution to UNCF, Names Scholarship Fund in Honor of State Representative Calvin Smyre COLUMBUS, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Synovus today announced a $1 million contribution to UNCF (United Negro… Read More
Friday, July 24, 2020

Police reforms proposed; Cobb-Hunter: Plan sets standards, doesn’t play ‘gotcha’

Police reforms proposed; Cobb-Hunter: Plan sets standards, doesn’t play ‘gotcha’ COLUMBIA – Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter announced a framework for addressing police misconduct during a Thursday press conference at the South… Read More
Wednesday, July 22, 2020

NBCSL President Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter’s Message on the Passing of Congressman John R. Lewis

NBCSL President Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter’s Message on the Passing of Congressman John R. Lewis I join the rest of the country in deep mourning over the passing of Georgia Congressman… Read More
Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Minnesota House Passes Police Accountability Act

Minnesota House Passes Police Accountability Act Tuesday, July 21, 2020 SAINT PAUL – Today, the Minnesota House approved the Minnesota Police Accountability Act. The legislation, authored by members of the People… Read More
Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Four Ways Drug Companies Can Ease Racial Disparities

New Covid therapies need to work for the people most at risk. Here are some ideas for increasing the number of minorities enrolled in clinical trials. To protect all of… Read More
Monday, July 20, 2020

NBCSL Mourns the Passing of Congressman John R. Lewis

NBCSL Mourns the Passing of Congressman John R. Lewis Washington, DC: The National Black Caucus of State Legislators (NBCSL) is saddened by the news of the passing of Congressman John… Read More
Thursday, July 16, 2020

NBCSL Partners With E. D. Legacy Films On The Promotion Of A New Film; "Negative Exposure" That Offers A Call To Action For Community And Race Relations

NBCSL Partners With E. D. Legacy Films On The Promotion Of A New Film; "Negative Exposure" That Offers A Call To Action For Community And Race Relations The National Black… Read More
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