Fair Lending to be the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Top Priority in 2017
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Fair Lending to be the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Top Priority in 2017

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) As a New Year approaches, fair lending will be…

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The Black Unemployment Rate Is Double What Whites Experience
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The Black Unemployment Rate Is Double What Whites Experience

By Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Managing Editor) Black workers lost ground last month, as the…

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Dream Deferred: Despite Incomes, Black Families Still Denied Access to Home Loans
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Dream Deferred: Despite Incomes, Black Families Still Denied Access to Home Loans

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) In recent weeks, a spate of news coverage has…

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Black Men Returned to the Job Market in April
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Black Men Returned to the Job Market in April

By Freddie Allen (NNPA News Wire National News Editor) The Black unemployment rate ticked down…

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Income Inequality Rises In all 50 States
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Income Inequality Rises In all 50 States

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Income inequality is rising…

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Employment Outlook for Black Males Improving
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Employment Outlook for Black Males Improving

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Last month’s Black unemployment…

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Raising Minimum Wages Would Benefit Economy
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Raising Minimum Wages Would Benefit Economy

  by Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Raising the minimum wage…

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Black Workers Would Benefit from Minimum Wage Hike
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Black Workers Would Benefit from Minimum Wage Hike

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent   WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Increasing the minimum wage would…

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Obama’s Reform Plan ‘Misplaced’ for HBCUs
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Obama’s Reform Plan ‘Misplaced’ for HBCUs

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – President Obama’s proposal to make colleges…

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The ‘Forgotten Goals’ of the 1963 March on Washington
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The ‘Forgotten Goals’ of the 1963 March on Washington

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The hoopla surrounding the observance the…

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