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Andrew Gillum May Seek Recount in Florida Governor’s Race

by Teddy Grant   Nov 08, 2018

Andrew Gillum, who was in the running to be Florida’s first African-American governor, said on Thursday that he is open to the idea of... Read More

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Andrew Gillum Concedes Florida Governor Race to Ron DeSantis

by Teddy Grant   Nov 06, 2018

Ron DeSantis defeated Mayor Andrew Gillum in the Florida gubernatorial race, CNBC reports.  Gillum conceded the closely watched race, getting 48.9 percent of the... Read More

Early Voting Numbers Surpass 2014’s in Multiple States

Early Voting Numbers Surpass 2014’s in Multiple States

by Sarafina Wright   Nov 01, 2018

With less than a week until Election Day on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at least 20 million people across the country had already cast their... Read More

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Trump Calls Florida’s Andrew Gillum a ‘Thief’ on Twitter

by Teddy Grant   Oct 29, 2018

President Donald Trump called Mayor Andrew Gillum (D-FL), who’s looking to become the first Black governor of Florida, a “thief” on Twitter on Monday... Read More

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Andrew Gillum on DeSantis: ‘The Racists Believe He’s a Racist’

by Teddy Grant   Oct 25, 2018

Mayor Andrew Gillum came out swinging against Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) in the second and last debate before voters head to the polls to... Read More

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Highlights: Andrew Gillum, Ron DeSantis Clash in Florida Gubernatorial Debate

by Teddy Grant   Oct 22, 2018

Andrew Gillum, Tallahassee’s mayor and Democratic candidate for governor of Florida, and Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) went head-to-head Sunday during the gubernatorial debate. In... Read More

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Black Candidates to Watch Before November’s Midterm Elections

by Teddy Grant   Oct 18, 2018

The political landscape changed in November 2016 when Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton to become the 45th president of the United States. Since then,... Read More

Mayor London Breed, Drake Among 2018 EBONY Power 100 Honorees

Mayor London Breed, Drake Among 2018 EBONY Power 100 Honorees

by Christina Santi   Oct 11, 2018

For more than 70 years, EBONY magazine has highlighted the heroes and influencers of Black culture. On Thursday, its annual EBONY Power 100 list,... Read More

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Voter Registration Deadline Looms in 15 States

by Sarafina Wright   Oct 09, 2018

The 2018 Midterm Election is less than 30 days away and voter registration deadlines around the country are closing in.  Many states with historic... Read More

Florida, Andrew Gillum, Bill Nelson

Poll: Democrats Andrew Gillum, Bill Nelson Leading Republican Opponents in Florida

by Teddy Grant   Sep 26, 2018

Democrats are leading in Senate and gubernatorial races in Florida, ahead of November’s midterm elections, according to a poll from NBC News and Marist College... Read More