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Mayor Gives State of the City
Written by Pat Hendricks Munson 24 April 2010
Mayor Antonio VillaraigosaPHOTO CREDIT: PAT H. MUNSON Mayor Gives State of the City By Pat Hendricks Munson The city of Los Angeles is not out of the woods just yet and can expect more layoffs, closing ... read more >>
State Senator Price and Wright Endorse Hahn for Lieutenant Governor
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 April 2010
State Senator Price and Wright Endorse Hahn for Lieutenant Governor  Overwhelming majority of the Legislative Black Caucus sides with HahnState Senators Curren Price and Rod Wright today endorsed ... read more >>
Calif. Democratic Party Recommends Richardson for Congressional
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 April 2010
CongresswomanCalifornia Democratic Party Overwhelmingly Recommends Laura Richardson For Congressional District 37 at Region 17 Pre-endorsement Conference in South GateSOUTH GATE CA-----Incumbent Congresswoman ... read more >>
Bass Gets Another Endorsement
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 April 2010
Karen Bass endorsed by Supervisor YaroslavskyBass Gets Another Endorsement Leaders Call for Expedited Federal Funding for TransportationLos Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky today announced his ... read more >>
Bradford to Lead Assembly Utilities and Commerce Committee
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 March 2010
Bradford to Lead Assembly Utilities and Commerce CommitteeTop priorities include energy efficiency and rate payer protection Assemblymember Steven C. Bradford (D-Gardena) today announced that he has been ... read more >>
Will Obama Deliver on Healthcare
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 11 March 2010
Like a blast from the past, President Barack Obama back in "campaign mode," on the trail of Healthcare ReformWill Obama Deliver on Healthcare?As the battle rages on throughout the country, President Obama ... read more >>
Rep. Clay and CBC Colleagues Challenge Census about Black Advertising
Written by Super User 11 March 2010
Rep. Lacy Clay (D-MO.)Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA9) and NNPA Chairman Danny Bakewell, Sr.Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA35)Rep. Sheila Jackson-LeeRep. Clay and CBC Colleagues Challenge Census about Black AdvertisingBy ... read more >>

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Black Leaders Unite to Send Bass to Congress
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 05 March 2010
Former Speaker Karen Bass and Congresswoman Maxine WatersPHOTO CREDIT-MALCOLM ALIBlack Leaders Unite to Send Bass to CongressIn a show of community support, Congresswoman Maxine Waters reached out to her ... read more >>
Assemblyspeaker Bass, Former First Lady Sharon Davis Endorse Councilwoman Janice Hanh for Lt. Governor
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 March 2010
Assemblyspeaker Bass, Former First Lady Sharon Davis Endorse Councilwoman Janice Hanh for Lt. Governor Pair also will Co-Chair Women for Hahn, along with CDP Vice Chair Alex Rooker The Janice Hahn for ... read more >>
Farewell to Charmette Bonpua
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 February 2010
Charmette BonpuaFAREWELL TO CHARMETTE BONPUACharmette Bonpua was the chief of staff for Los Angeles City Councilman Herb J. Wesson, Jr. and served as special counselor to Wesson when he was Assembly Speaker ... read more >>
Birotte Confirmed as U.S. Attorney
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 18 February 2010
Andre Birotte, U.S. Attorney, DesignateSenator Dianne Feinstein, Chair of the Senate Select Committee on IntelligenceBirotte Confirmed as U.S. AttorneySelected by Senator Dianne Feinstein and nominated ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson Chair of Homeland Security
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 February 2010
Congresswoman Laura RichardsonCONGRESSWOMAN LAURA RICHARDSON SOARS UPWARD AS CHAIR OF HOMELAND SECURITY SUBCOMMITTEE ON EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS, PREPAREDNESS, AND RESPONSE, AFTER LESS THAN THREE YEARS ... read more >>
Congresswoman Watson Retires
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 10 February 2010
Congresswoman Diane Watson   Congresswoman Watson retires ...A Career Well Spent, Ends Gracefully By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing Editor For almost four decades, Congresswoman Diane ... read more >>
Assemblymember Isadore Hall, III Named Legislator of the Year
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 February 2010
Assemblymember Isadore Hall, IIIAssemblymember Isadore Hall, III Named Legislator of the Year by the California State Sheriff's Association Assistant Speaker pro Tempore Isadore Hall, III (D - Compton) ... read more >>
Rep. Donald M. Payne elected board chair of CBCF, Inc.
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 February 2010
Rep. Donald M. Payne  REP. DONALD M. PAYNE ELECTED BOARD CHAIR OF CBCF, INC. New Slate of Officers and Rep. Andre Carson as Board Member Also AnnouncedWASHINGTON - The Congressional Black Caucus ... read more >>
Crenshaw Chamber Hosts First 47th Assembly District Candidates
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 February 2010
Photo by Ian Foxx-Foxx PhotographyCRENSHAW CHAMBER HOSTS FIRST 47TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT CANDIDATES FORUM Being presented certificates of appreciation from the Crenshaw Chamber of Commerce, candidates to ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson Opens Offices in Every Neighborhood City in Her District
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2009
Congresswoman Laura Richardson (center) is joined by (from left) Councilwoman Lily Dodson, Compton Unified School District President Mae Thomas, Councilwoman Barbara Calhoun and Councilman Willie Jones ... read more >>
The Next Speaker
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds 17 December 2009
Speaker-elect John Perez (A-46)The Next Speaker In January 2010, Assemblyman John Perez will officially join the men and women who have led the California State Assembly as the Speaker and put his legislative ... read more >>

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Damon Dunn: Republican for State Office
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 10 December 2009
Damon Dunn: Republican for State Office Damon Dunn   Damon Dunn knows what it's like to be a rookie. He faced it when he started different stages of his last career--his first year playing football ... read more >>
L.A. County Board Supervisor Ridley-Thomas Celebrates Milestones
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 December 2009
L.A. County Board Supervisor Ridley-Thomas Celebrates Milestones  Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas SUPERVISOR RIDLEY-THOMAS CELEBRATES FIRST YEAR MILESTONES ON ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF HIS HISTORIC ... read more >>
Councilmember Parks Leads Chamber of Commerce panel discussion
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 October 2009
Councilmember Bernard C. Parks Leads Chamber of Commerce panel discussion on the Prevention of a Fiscal Meltdown in Los Angeles   Councilmember Bernard C. Parks participated in the Los Angeles  ... read more >>
Rep. Watson Announces Federal Appropriations for CA-33 for Fiscal Year 2010
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Rep. Watson Announces Federal Appropriations for CA-33 for Fiscal Year 2010  Rep. Watson issued the following statement: "Each year members of Congress have the opportunity to request funding for projects ... read more >>
Steve Bradford sworn in
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 14 October 2009
Steve Bradford sworn in 51 District Assembly member Steve Bradford, sitting with family, had a good chuckle during his swearing in ceremony on the lawn of Gardena’s City Hall when Inglewood City ... read more >>

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A Dream Fulfilled!
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 08 October 2009
           Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, Yvonne Horton and Jerome Horton at Horton's swearing-in (photo credit Ian Foxx)A Dream Fulfilled!When Jerome Horton was appointed ... read more >>
Supvr. Ridley-Thomas, Community Stakeholders Urge UC Regents to Move Forward
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 September 2009
Supvr. Ridley-Thomas, Community Stakeholders Urge UC Regents to Move Forward to Provide Physician Services at MLK HospitalCounty proposes $100 million letter of credit to seal partnership deal Testifying ... read more >>

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