Welcome Wilson Sr. is a long-time Houston developer who recounts the business community’s proud history of coming together when major issues face our community. From the Great Depression to the civil rights era, the Houston business community has played a leading role in addressing our challenges. Business leaders now unite to support Proposition 1, the Houston equal rights ordinance. The ordinance reflects Houston’s reputation as a multicultural and welcoming community that is critical to our long-term growth and success.
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MANCOW MULLS GOV RUN — ALL EYES ON SOS JOB — WHO’s RUNNING CPD? — LAHOOD ON EMANUEL
If a reality TV star can be president, then there’s nothing stopping radio shock jock Erich “Mancow” Muller from running for governor of Illinois. The former morning radio host on WLS 890-AM is ...
'They lost partly because of that ad': How No on Prop. 16 organizers knew the measure would fail
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DeSantis is back — Diaz v. Barnes for FDP chair? — Levine Cava tests positive — Will Florida see snow?
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Watchdog group aims to turn lights back on with open records
A government watchdog group is hoping to turn the lights back on at the Ohio Statehouse by opening long-closed records to see who is influencing the legislative process after a $1.3 billion nuclear ...
'Squad' members pressure Joe Biden to deliver on progressive agenda
Well, my hope is that by shining the light on this it lights - sunlight is a great disinfectant and what we got to have is put pressure on these counties to make sure that they are actually taking the ...
Lightfoot accused of strongarm tactics on pandemic budget passage
On the eve of a final budget vote, representatives from the DefundCPD Campaign, Black Lives Matter, the Grassroots Collaborative and United Working Families put the mayor on blast and aldermen on ...
Transition Highlights: Trump Authorizes Administration to Begin Working With Biden on Transition
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Trump summons Michigan GOP leaders for extraordinary meeting
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How Trump’s erratic behavior and failure on coronavirus doomed his reelection
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Be on the lookout for media psyops
Yes, many voters were taken aback by those news organizations that immediately declared that Joseph R. Biden had suddenly and magically turned into “President-elect Biden.” The change in title was ...
'Reject hate and violence': Black leaders support Portland Commissioner Dan Ryan after protesters vandalize his home
Protesters broke a window and threw paint at Ryan's home, angry over the outcome of a Portland Police Bureau budget vote.
Illinois Proposal to Increase Taxes on High Earners Fails
Voters in Illinois rejected a proposal to increase tax rates on high earners, the centerpiece of Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s plans to address the state’s severe money problems. The ballot measure didn’t come ...