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Black Florida mayor brings presidential campaign to Watts

WATTS — Democratic presidential candidate Wayne Messam visited Watts April 12, touring the area, meeting with community leaders and discussing issues such as gun violence and education. Messam, the mayor of Miramar, Florida, also spoke with members of the Black Los Angeles Young Democrats at the headquarters of the African American Voter Registration, Education, and Read More…

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Voters prepare to elect new president, senator in Tuesday’s election

LOS ANGELES — Possibly the most bitterly caustic presidential campaign in U.S. history will be decided Nov. 8 when voters go to the polls to choose between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump. State Attorney General Kamala Harris is trying to become the second African-American woman to serve in the U.S. Senate as she Read More…