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17 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

Cleveland | FitzGerald leads vote-seeking politicians in parade

FitzGerald leads vote-seeking politicians in parade It was a great day for parading, picnicking , pride and politics.

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Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, US Governors, John Kasich, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

20 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

11th Congressional District Caucus Labor Day Parade has political candidates out in force

Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald scampered from sidewalk-to-sidewalk on the nearly 2-1 2 mile 11th Congressional District Caucus Labor Day Parade route down Kinsman Avenue Monday.

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Related Topix: Cuyahoga County, OH, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, John Kasich, Cleveland, OH

Thu Aug 28, 2014

West Side and South Side Leader

Breaking Addiction Act gets partial support from Council

Without the backing of one of its members, Summit County Council's Health and Human Services Committee Aug. 25 recommended Council adopt a resolution of support for U.S. House Resolution 5136, the Breaking Addiction Act of 2014.

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Related Topix: Summit County, OH, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Tim Ryan, Healthcare Law, Law, Republican, Representative David Joyce

The Hill

After Ferguson, critics lean on Holder

Eric Holder's Justice Department is coming under pressure to order sweeping changes to police operations in the United States.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Violent Crime, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Cleveland.com

Peter Lawson Jones, former commissioner, will emcee Armond Budish campaign kickoff; county...

A blast from Cuyahoga County's political past will serve as master of ceremonies Saturday for the official opening of State Rep. Armond Budish's county executive campaign headquarters.

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Related Topix: Cuyahoga County, OH, Cleveland, OH, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Warrensville Heights, OH

TheCelebrityCafe

Stephen Colbert makes fun of Gwen Stefani's Emmys flub in 'Colbert Report' opening

While Stephen Colbert wasn't able to exactly have a new episode of The Colbert Report ready for Colbert Nation last night, his team was still able to make fun of Gwen Stefani's butchering of his name at the Emmys Monday night.

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Related Topix: The Colbert Report, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Emmy Awards, Lois Lowry, Vocal, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The Hill

Lawmaker fences off with Stephen Colbert

Apparently fencing is permitted in the Cannon House Office Building, as Rep. Marcia Fudge donned a mask and did her best lunge to battle Stephen Colbert.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Mediaite.com

Colbert Works Gwen Stefani 'Colbore' Joke into Pre-Taped Episode Intro

Stephen Colbert could have made it back to New York to do his show last night after winning the Best Variety Series Emmy Award for the second consecutive year.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Lois Lowry, Vocal

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Politico

CBC members push police czar idea

Rep. Elijah Cummings, along with other members of the Congressional Black Caucus, sent a letter Monday to President Barack Obama, urging the administration to pursue changes to local law enforcement structure to "prevent more Fergusons," including a federal czar to oversee local law enforcement.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Elijah Cummings, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barack Obama, John Lewis, Representative Steven Horsford, Gwen Moore

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Politico

Black caucus stumps where Obama can't

Southern Democrats in tight Senate races want to energize the black vote without relying on the nation's highest profile black politician: President Barack Obama.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Mary Landrieu, Elijah Cummings, US House of Representatives, Ferguson, MO

Thu Aug 21, 2014

WKSU-FM Kent

Cleveland Congresswoman Fudge says politics block job creation

"Q" is Canada's liveliest arts, culture and entertainment magazine. It's a smart and surprising tour through personalities and cultural issues that matter.

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WVIZ-TV Cleveland

Fudge: FBI Should Investigate Local Police Shootings

U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge says the FBI should investigate sensitive local police incidents, particularly cases when police shoot civilians.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Ferguson, MO

Wed Aug 20, 2014

McClatchy

Obama weighs in carefully on Missouri police shooting controversy

But rather than bold words, Obama's reaction in this case has been shaped by an acute awareness of self-imposed limits.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Ferguson, MO, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Raw Story

Pentagon reverses course: Black soldiers won't be punished for popular hairstyles

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel released a statement that "conservative" hairstyles popular among black female soldiers will be acceptable according to military grooming standards, Army Times reports .

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Related Topix: Department of Defense, US News, African-American, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Ferguson incident tricky for some black politicians

It's the question bound to come up when an unarmed black person gets gunned down, choked or beaten by a white cop with a loose trigger: What are black politicians going to do about it? And, to the consternation of folks asking, the answer is not as black and white as they'd like it.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Politics, Lacy Clay, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barack Obama, Opinion

Wed Aug 13, 2014

National Public Radio

Pentagon Does About-Face On Hair Regulations - Black Women Approve

Georgia National Guard Sgt. Jasmine Jacobs uses many hair products to do her daily hair treatment at her home in Atlanta on April 2. Jacobs railed against a military policy that placed heavy restrictions on how women could wear their hair.

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Related Topix: African-American, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

WKSU-FM Kent

RTA disrupted by the consequences of heavy rain -- again

Here! Now! Imperative: not to be avoided: necessary. In a typical week, the show will cover not only all the big news stories, but also the stories behind the stories, or some of the less crucial but equally intriguing things happening in the world.

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Related Topix: Weather, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, John Kasich, Marketing

Cleveland.com

U.S. military changes rules on women's hairstyles after Rep. Marcia Fudge and...

Women of different races sometimes wear their hair differently, yet the U.S. military's rules for hairstyles have not always been colorblind or sensitive to cultural differences, as even Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel now appears to acknowledge.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Military, US Air Force, US Navy, US Marine Corps

Stars and Stripes

Army, Air Force and Navy relax rules about hairstyles

Under pressure from lawmakers, the Army, Navy and Air Force changed their uniform policies Monday to allow female servicemembers to sport previously banned hairstyles.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, African-American, US Marine Corps, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Politico

Reps: Larger DOJ probe in Ferguson

Three Democratic representatives are asking the Department of Justice to expand its investigation into the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown of Missouri, saying they want to know the civil rights ramifications of the case.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Roy Blunt, Claire McCaskill, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Roy Blunt, John Conyers

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