Kamala Harris – She Won Again!
Written by Sam Richard (Contributing Editor) 02 December 2010
In January, she'll make history when she becomes the first Black and first woman attorney generalBy Sam RichardContributing EditorSan Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris declared victory Nov. 30 ... read more >>
Despite Success, RNC Chair Michael Steele Remains Under Fire
Written by James Wright (Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer) 29 November 2010
 By James Wright Special to the NNPA from The Washington InformerRepublican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele's term ends in January 2011, and he has not definitely said whether he will run ... read more >>
Madame Attorney General
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 24 November 2010
Madame Attorney GeneralShe Won Again!  Kamala Harris is now officially the attorney-general elect of the state of California. By Yussuf J. SimmondsManaging Editor                  After ... read more >>
Rangel guilty: House ethics panel rules misconduct
Written by Associated Press 18 November 2010
Rep. Charles Rangel "I'm being denied the right to a lawyer," said Rep. Charles Rangel.  It's one of the fundamental rights of an American citizen.Associated Press StoryWASHINGTON--New York Rep. Charles ... read more >>
Parks' 8th Council District Only Area of City to See Job Growth in 2009
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 November 2010
Councilman Bernard Parks (8th District) The Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce reported positive job growth in the Eighth District in their 2010 Los Angeles City Council District: 2010 Economic Report, ... read more >>
Vote Counters Needed for Attorney General Race
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 November 2010
The Kamala Harris campaign for attorney general needs our help.The polls have closed and with 100% of the precincts reporting its now clear that Harris no only came from behind to close the gap with her ... read more >>
Democrats Reject African American Voters and Paid the Price
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 15 November 2010
Did the lack of African American Voter Turnout Cause the Republican Election Tsunami?By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing EditorWhen President Barack Obama won the presidency in 2008, he received over ... read more >>
Rep. Clyburn has earned the right to be Minority Whip
Written by Danny Bakewell, Sr (Chairman, NNPA) 12 November 2010
Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC)As the second most powerful African American in the nation, he has demonstrated a keen awareness and the ability to be a leader in the House !By Danny J. Bakewell, Sr. Chairman, ... read more >>
Deval Patrick Wins Re-election in Massachusetts
Written by Super User 05 November 2010
Gov. Deval Patrick As the nation's only elected governor, he withered the wave of the GOP onslaught to serve for another four years.AP StoryGov. Deval Patrick bucked the anti-incumbent, pro-Republican ... read more >>
Election 2010: Heading for the finish line
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 02 November 2010
Election 2010: Heading for the finish line For California, this election is more than just for state offices, the entire nation is looking at California for leadership and we cannot disappoint them By ... read more >>
Obama: You'll Determine America's Course by Your Vote
Written by Sam Richard 28 October 2010
Obama works the crowd at USCThe President tells thousands at USC that their vote will be a choice that could move America forward or backwardsBY SAM RICHARD CONTRIBUTING EDITORPresident Barack Obama on ... read more >>
She Keeps the Obama Momentum Going!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 28 October 2010
First Lady Michelle Obama stomping for the Democrats in Los Angeles. -photo by Brian W. CarterFirst Lady gets a standing ovation. -photo by Brian W. CarterObama, Dr. Jill Biden, Second Lady and Senator ... read more >>
Taking Financial Control – Financial Education Workshop
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2010
Banking Industry Icon Byron K. Reed to Discuss Credit and the Housing Market at event hosted by Brotherhood Crusade and EXPO Center Sentinel Wire ServiceWells Fargo Senior Vice President and Community ... read more >>
High Desert African American voters seek to send one of their own to California State Assembly
Written by Super User 15 October 2010
Linda K. Jones High Desert African American voters seek to send one of their own to California State Assembly on November 2ndSentinel Wire ServiceEver since the great African American migration of the ... read more >>
The Next Mayor of Chicago?
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 23 September 2010
As a result of a recent announcement, there will be a vacancy in Chicago's top job, and the race has begun.By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing EditorThe race to succeed Chicago's Mayor Richard M. Daley ... read more >>
Ridley-Thomas Calls for Independent Inspector General Plan
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 September 2010
Supervisor Ridley-Thomas calls on the Exposition Metro Line Construction Authority to develop a plan to create an independent inspector general Despite controlling hundreds of millions of dollars in public ... read more >>
Rep. Meek gains ground for Senate primary
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 02 September 2010
 Rep. Kendrick Meek celebrates his victoryThroughout the nation's history, African Americans in the U.S. Senate have been few and far in-between. Will the next one be from the state of Florida?By Yussuf ... read more >>
Inglewood’s Mayor: Danny Tabor
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 02 September 2010
 Tabor's victory celebration (Photo by Jasmyne Cannick)Councilmember Danny Tabor Was Elected Mayor of Inglewood in a Unanimous Victory — though he will be mayor for 62 days. By Francis TaylorSentinel ... read more >>
Former Inglewood Mayoral Candidate Johnson Endorses Tabor for Mayor
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 July 2010
 Former Inglewood Mayoral candidate Lorraine Johnson endorses Danny Tabor for Mayor.Former Inglewood Mayoral candidate Lorraine Johnson announced her endorsement of Mayor Pro Tem Danny Tabor for Mayor ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson Announces Completion of $834,000 U.S. Department of Transportation Grant
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 July 2010
Congresswoman Richardson Announces Completion of $834,000 U.S. Department of Transportation Grant to Complete Carson Bus Purchase ProgramToday, Congresswoman Laura Richardson announced the U.S. Department ... read more >>
And the Winner is…Holly Mitchell
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 June 2010
 Winner of the 47th Assembly district primary, Holly Mitchell, a single parent and head of the childcare advocacy nonprofit Crystal Stairs, surrounded by Congresswoman Diane Watson and Assemblyman Mike ... read more >>
Inglewood Councilmember Danny Tabor to Head into Run Off for Mayor’s Seat
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 June 2010
 (Left to right) Councilmember Danny Tabor, Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, Assemblymember Steve Bradford, and Carson Councilmember Mike Gipson at Tabor's Election Night Victory Party ... read more >>
Kamala Harris Wins Primary
Written by Joy Childs (Sentinel Contributing Writer) 09 June 2010
Kamala HarrisShe is now the official Democratic candidate for the office of the Attorney General of CaliforniaBy Joy ChildsSentinel Contributing WriterAs it turns out, Kamala Harris was worthy not only ... read more >>
Rev. Jackson Endorses Reggie Jones-Sawyer for Assembly
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 June 2010
 Civil rights leader Reverend Jesse Jackson Sr. and California Democratic Party Secretary and candidate for State Assembly District 47 Reggie Jones-Sawyer, Sun., May 30, at First A.M.E. Church in Los ... read more >>
Jaaye Person-Lynn Swearing-In Ceremony
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 June 2010
 Jaaye Person-Lynn, son of Dr. Kwaku and Isidra Person-Lynn, recently passed the California Bar, and was sworn in last week as an attorney.  He is currently employed with the Los Angeles County Public ... read more >>