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Monthly Archives: March 2017

Omarosa Shocks, Angers Some NNPA Publishers as She Walks Out of ‘Black Press Week’ Breakfast

NNPA President Ben Chavis discusses prospective interview with Manigault during heated exchange. Omarosa Manigault, President Donald Trump’s director of communications for public liaison, walked out of a breakfast meeting she had requested to attend, hosted by the National Newspaper Publishers Association last week after disputing the accuracy of a story written by this reporter in […]
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Rhonda C. Arnold, Chief Municipal and Community Affairs Officer of Houston Airport System to Give Keynote The Houston West Chamber of Commerce has invited Rhonda C. Arnold, Chief Municipal and Community Affairs Officer for the Houston Airport System to address the fourth and final episode of the Women’s Excellence in Business Luncheon Series.    With […]
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Congressman Green Statement on Republicans’ Plan to Repeal and Replace Affordable Care Act

Congressman Gene Green, member of the Energy & Commerce Committee and Ranking Member of the Health Subcommittee, released the following statement after Congressional Republicans proposed a bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA): “I am deeply disappointed that my colleagues are moving forward with their plan to undo the historic progress we’ve made in […]
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HCDE hosts 4 celebrations with fine arts supporters to celebrate teen Scholastic Art & Writing Awards talent

Harris County Department of Education stages four events to highlight the talents of more than 1,000 local teens who earned Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Gold and Silver Key Awards. Regionally sponsored by HCDE, the Awards showcase art and writing from Harris County students in grades 7-12 in public, private and home schools. For the […]
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