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Emerge Tennessee’s Inaugural Board of Directors Set

First Class to Open in March 2017 In Organization’s Mission of Recruiting, Training and Inspiring Democratic Women to Run for All Levels of Office

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Memphis artifacts a significant part of new African-American exhibit

By Michael Collins of The Commercial Appeal WASHINGTON — A simple gold crucifix and a white collar worn by the Bishop G.E. Patterson of Church of God in Christ in Memphis sit behind a glass case on...
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DO BLACK KIDS MATTER IN MEMPHIS?

Liliana Segura July 25 2016, 10:55 a.m. FEMALE ON BOARD!” the lieutenant called out, his voice booming off the concrete walls. It was the middle of shift change at the Shelby County Juvenile...
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Embattled DNC chair to visit Knoxville on Thursday

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, chair of the Democratic National Committee, will be in Knoxville for a private fundraiser Thursday but will not attend a rally of Knox County Democrats as originally...
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Deidre Malone Speaks: Regarding TASER and the $880,000 contract

“Did I do anything wrong? No. Would I do things differently? Yes.” “The mayor wouldn’t sign this contract, because it’s my contract,” Malone said. “The mayor signed a contract with Taser. Taser...
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Group decries lack of city contracts for women in Memphis

By Ryan Poe of The Commercial Appeal Businesses owned by women only get a sliver of city of Memphis contracts — a fact a group largely consisting of women business owners pointed out Wednesday in...
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Announcing the 2015 Super Women in Business

Memphis Business Journal is pleased to announce the honorees for the 4th annual Super Women in Business Awards. The 2015 class of Super Women represents some of the city's most influential women, in...
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Emily’s List and the Shelby County Firefighters Union Endorse Deidre Malone for Shelby County Mayor

Today Emily’s List, the nation’s largest resource for women in politics, endorsed Deidre Malone for Shelby County Mayor. By LaTrivia Nelson_Memphis, TN “Deidre Malone is a passionate advocate for...
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Shelby County Mayoral Candidate Secures two more Endorsements

Memphis AFL-CIO Labor Council and Tennessee Equality Project Endorse Malone By Lauren Evans Deidre Malone, Democratic Nominee for Shelby County Mayor, added two more endorsements to her growing list...
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