Sunday, September 27, 2020

Black SuperPAC calls on candidates, parties to spend millions with Black businesses

BY THE FLORIDA COURIER STAFF America’s leading Black conservative political action committee, BlakPAC, has instituted a national effort to help Black-owned businesses earn some of...

Biden, Trump couldn’t be more different on the complicated issue of race

BY TYRONE BEASON LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS The killing of George Floyd sparked nationwide protests against police brutality and prompted many to take stock of the...

BLACK PRIMARY POWER

Black candidates dominate in Broward and win major races around the state. COMPILED BY ALEXIA MCKAY FLORIDA COURIER Black Floridians made history on Aug. 18, winning key...

Election day ‘quiet’ after heavy mail-in voting

BY DARA KAM NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Voters showing up in person Tuesday to cast ballots in Florida’s primary elections appeared to encounter just...

It’s official: Harris named Biden’s running mate

BY EMILY DERUY THE MERCURY NEWS/TNS SAN JOSE, Calif. – After weeks of growing speculation, Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden answered on Tuesday the most highly...

770,000 votes at risk

Amendment 4 fight still on COMPILED FROM STAFF AND WIRE REPORTS TALLAHASSEE – Accusing voting rights groups of “a grievous bait-and-switch,” lawyers for Gov. Ron DeSantis...

RESTING IN POWER

Civil rights warriors C.T. Vivian and John Lewis – who both shed blood in the exercise of their constitutional rights as Black Americans –...

Republicans boost efforts to woo minority voters for Trump

BY MARIO PARKER BLOOMBERG NEWS/TNS WASHINGTON — The Republican National Committee is working alongside President Donald Trump’s campaign to recruit Black, Latino and Asian-Pacific American voters...

Voting by mail underway for primary elections

Nearly 900 ballots had been cast Monday for the Aug. 18 primary elections from the more than 3.5 million vote-by-mail ballots sent to Florida...

THE SUPREMES GET INVOLVED

A battle over voting rights in Florida is playing out at the U.S. Supreme Court. At stake is the ability of hundreds of thousands...