Black and Latino Leaders Support Stronger Regulation of Payday and Car-Title Loans
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Black and Latino Leaders Support Stronger Regulation of Payday and Car-Title Loans

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA News Wire Columnist) For more than a decade, civil rights organizations,…

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Blacks Voices Missing from Discussion on Western Sahara
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Blacks Voices Missing from Discussion on Western Sahara

By Bill Fletcher, Jr. (NNPA News Wire Columnist) I was thrilled to hear that there…

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On Capitol Hill, GOP Fighting Itself Instead of Democrats
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On Capitol Hill, GOP Fighting Itself Instead of Democrats

ERICA WERNER, Associated Press ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — When Republicans took full…

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Capitol Hill Buzz: Senator Refers to ‘Idiot Inner-City Kids’
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Capitol Hill Buzz: Senator Refers to ‘Idiot Inner-City Kids’

MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, in criticizing…

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Capitol Hill Buzz: Who Has Time to Read These Bills We Pass?
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Capitol Hill Buzz: Who Has Time to Read These Bills We Pass?

CHARLES BABINGTON, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress can get so busy that senators and…

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White House Vows to Kill Deal to Extend Tax Breaks
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White House Vows to Kill Deal to Extend Tax Breaks

ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is working feverishly to quickly…

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Baby Boomers and Unemployment Straining Disability Funds
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Baby Boomers and Unemployment Straining Disability Funds

By Jazelle Hunt Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Another partisan battle is brewing on Capitol…

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NRA Spent $2.5M Lobbying in 2012
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NRA Spent $2.5M Lobbying in 2012

[Politico] The National Rifle Association spent $2.5 million lobbying the federal government in 2012, on…

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