Thursday, January 23, 2020

Presidential prognoses

There’s a history of American presidents and presidential candidates keeping their medical issues from the public. BY MATT PEARCE LOS ANGELES TIMES TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE How much should...

IS SHE IN TROUBLE?

A Black pollster’s report (complete with typographical errors) leaked to the New York Times indicates that Black America’s youngest voters, including those in Florida,...

Black Caucus Foundation to host annual conference

Obama among speakers at 46th Annual Legislative Conference in D.C. TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE About 10,000 policymakers, activists, business executives and others are expected to gather...

WINNERS, LOSERS

Here’s a quick summary of Tuesday’s election results involving Black candidates from around the state. COMPILED FROM WIRE AND STAFF REPORTS Federal offices Attorney Pam Keith, a...

Educators take sides in Orlando Senate race

In a Democratic primary battle for an Orlando-area Senate seat, Florida’s largest teachers’ union is backing state Rep. Randolph Bracy, while school-choice supporters have...

Election anxiety runs deep for Muslim parents

Some have opted to tune out campaign talk altogether, abstaining from TV and radio to shield their children from attacks on their religion. BY HANNAH...

Education level sharply divides the presidential race

BY JOHN MCCORMICK BLOOMBERG NEWS/TNS CHICAGO – There are many demographic fault lines emerging in this year’s presidential campaign, but few are deeper than the division...

WE DO HAVE CHOICES

Florida’s Black Republicans, Bernie Sanders fans and non-party-affiliated voters have choices other than Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Here’s brief info on two credible...

Early voting starts Monday in 24 counties

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Voters in 24 of Florida’s 67 counties will be able to cast ballots at designated polling places starting Aug. 15, according...

Black Democrat’s exit sparks battle

Tampa Bay primary heats up BY DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA ST. PETERSBURG – Three Black politicians are pitted against a wealthy newcomer in one...