VIRGINIA RESIDENT, EX-OFFENDER VOTED FOR THE FIRST TIME ON NOV. 8

By Jazmin Goodwin Howard University News Service via NNPA Wire ALEXANDRIA, VA. – Every Election Day for nearly 30 years, people have told Terry Garrett, that she couldn’t vote. Garrett was convicted of a felony for shoplifting at 18 and was stripped of her right to decide which people governed...

Councilmember Jared C. Brossett to Speak at NUL’s Conference

[contentblock id=1 img=gcb.png] From a press release District D Councilman Jared C. Brossett is scheduled to speak at this year's National Urban League Annual Conference, themed "Save Our Cities: Education, Jobs & Justice." The conference will take place Wednesday, Aug. 3 - Saturday, Aug. 6, at the Baltimore Convention Center....