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Early Voting Weekend Hours Begin for the November 6, 2012 General Election
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 November 2012
In-person early voting available to voters before Election Day. Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk (RR/CC), Dean Logan reminded voters that the RR/CC headquarters will be open on weekends ... read more >>
David Roberts for City Council 2013
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 November 2012
David Roberts David Roberts was born in Los Angeles and raised by his mother, Linda, an LAUSD teacher for 30 years, and father, Herbert, a Director at the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development ... read more >>
November 6 Is Not Just Another Election
Written by Alice Huffman Publisher, Minority News 01 November 2012
It seems that every four years the general election is the most important election ever.    I suppose that’s true for the time and the issues of that day, but this election is the election of all times.  ... read more >>
The General meets with the President
Written by Special to the NNPA from the St. Louis American 01 November 2012
  General Colin Powell and President Barack Obama   As he did in the 2008 election, General Powell Endorses President Obama Again for 2012, outlining all of his reasons relative to the President’s ... read more >>
VIDEO: Danny Bakewell Sr. Vote for President Obama
Written by Danny Bakewell Sr., Executive Publisher 30 October 2012
  Danny Bakewell Sr., creator of the Taste of Soul and Executive Publisher of the Los Angeles Sentinel, urges you to vote for the re-election of President Obama this Tuesday ... watch video >>
Rep. Cleaver endorses Richardson for California’s 44th Congressional District
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 October 2012
Rep. Laura Richardson   CBC chairman Rep. Emmanuel Cleaver   Rep. Emmanuel Cleaver, II, Chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus has endorsed Laura Richardson for California’s 44th Congressional ... read more >>
The Final Presidential Debate
Written by George E. Curry, NNPA Editor-in-Chief 24 October 2012
President Barack Obama GOP Challenger, Mitt Romney     Romney Supports Many of Obama’s Foreign Policy Positions What was billed as the third and final debate between President Barack Obama ... read more >>
WESSON ENDORSES JACKIE LACEY FOR DISTRICT ATTORNEY
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 October 2012
(L to R) Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, Council President Herb Wesson, Councilman Dennis Zine and Chief Deputy and D. A. candidate Jackie Lacey    City Council President Herb Wesson has endorsed Jackie ... read more >>
Obama vs Romney: the second debate
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor)n 18 October 2012
  Held yesterday at Hofstra University, New York, the format of the debate was quite different and livelier than the first; there was audience participation    With three weeks before the presidential ... read more >>
OBAMA VS ROMNEY – the first debate
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds, Sentinel Managing Editor 05 October 2012
                                                                  Photo by Michael Reynolds, AP The occasion: the first presidential debate of 2012; the place: University ... read more >>
Reggie Jones-Sawyer Bringing Experience and Leadership to Sacramento
Written by Danny J. Bakewell, Jr Sentinel Contributing Writer 03 October 2012
  “For the residents of the 59th I intend to work very hard to create jobs for my constituents,” declared Reggie Jones Sawyer, the leading candidate to become the first member of the newly formed ... read more >>
African-American Voter REP Launches Campaign to Register 25,000 Voters
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 October 2012
African American leaders meet about AAVREP    African-American Voter REP Launches Campaign to Register 25,000 Voters before Presidential Election, Engage Public on Propositions 30 and 32   Los ... read more >>
Online Voter Registration Launches in California
Written by Sentinel Wire Service 01 October 2012
Online Voter Registration Launches in California The Office of the Secretary of the State of California announced it will launch the much anticipated California Online Voter Registration by noon (PST) ... read more >>
Parks commends U.S. Attorney’s Office for Assisting in Regulation Illegal Marijuana Storefronts in the City of Los Angeles
Written by Sentinel Wire Service 01 October 2012
    Parks commends U.S. Attorney’s Office for Assisting in Regulation Illegal Marijuana Storefronts in the City of Los Angeles   LOS ANGELES - Councilmember Bernard C. Parks is commending and ... read more >>
Gov. Brown Signs SB415
Written by Sentinel Wire Service 01 October 2012
Sacramento, CA – SB 415, legislation that allows the California Transportation Commission to relinquish park-and ride lots associated with a state highway to a county transportation commission or regional ... read more >>
40 Days until Election 2012
Written by Daphne Bradford, CEO 3Brains Innovation 26 September 2012
   Daphne Bradford, Trestan Fairweather, Assemblymember Holly J. Mitchell, Mia Henry California DNC delegate Mia Henry shaking hands with First Lady Michelle Obama                   The ... read more >>
Portrait of a DNC delegate
Written by Joy Childs, Sentinel Contributing Writer 30 August 2012
  Jeannie Washington   Former teacher’s political activism has hit the big time:  She’s a delegate to this year’s Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC One might say that Jeannie ... read more >>
Tri-Caucus Marks 47th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 August 2012
Tri-Caucus Marks 47th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965   Washington, DC – August 6th marks the 47th anniversary of the passage of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, a landmark piece of legislation ... read more >>
Assembly Member Bradford Congratulates Gardena Olympian Carmelita Jeter
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 August 2012
Assembly Member Steven Bradford issued the following statement congratulating Gardena Olympian Carmelita Jeter:   “I am excited and proud to congratulate Ms. Jeter on her amazing silver medal performance ... read more >>
A conversation with Mayoral Candidate Jan Perry
Written by Jennifer Bihm, Contributing Writer 09 August 2012
   Will Jan Perry be the next mayor of Los Angeles?     “I am proud to announce that I have raised over $1,162,908 since the beginning of my campaign for Mayor of Los Angeles,” said 9th district ... read more >>
Obama, Romney seek advantage out of jobs report
Written by JULIE PACE Associated Press 09 August 2012
  President Barack Obama talks about taxes, Friday, Aug. 3, 2012, in the Old Executive Office building of the White House complex in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)     Grasping for ... read more >>
Voter Suppression Could Kill Black Americans’ Dream
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 09 August 2012
  Black leaders say that we must fight voter disenfranchisement and not let it deny us the gains made via the Voting Rights Act of 1965 that was passed almost 50 years ago.    The right to vote is ... read more >>
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Passage of African Growth and Opportunity Act
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 August 2012
Congresswoman Karen Bass WASHINGTON -- Today, U.S. Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.), Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health and Human Rights made the following ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson Highlights 47th Anniversary of Medicare Being Signed into Law
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 July 2012
Congresswoman Richardson Highlights 47th Anniversary of Medicare Being Signed into Law   Cites Enormous Success of Medicare and Vows to Ensure Medicare Is There for Future Generations     WASHINGTON, ... read more >>
Obama criticizes Romney corporate tax proposals
Written by CHARLES BABINGTON, Associated Press 20 July 2012
   President Barack Obama speaks at a campaign event at the Cincinnati Music Hall in Cincinnati, Monday, July 16, 2012. Obama was spending the day campaigning in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)   ... read more >>

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