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President to Introduce Job Training Competition

By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com | AURN President Obama is making news at a community college in Pittsburgh with a 500-million dollar job training competition.  The effort puts focus on the President's number one priority - the nations economy. The hope is the competition will help keep the … [Read More...]

President Barack Obama walks along the Colonnade of the White House with Tanya Bradsher, May 30, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Inside the White House: Tanya Bradsher

By April D. Ryan, aprildryan.com It is Veterans Day, and according to the US Department of Veterans Affairs, it is a Federal holiday designated as a time to honor America's veterans for their patriotism, love of country, and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good. This morning, … [Read More...]

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Inside Look: Women Rule 2014

Courtesy: Politico Go behind the scenes with the speakers, producers and guests at POLITICO, Google and the Tory Burch Foundation's first event of 2014, "How Women Run: Power, Perception and Reality." Video produced by Madeline Marshall. … [Read More...]

A Closer Look

(Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Moment of Silence

Source: WhiteHouse.gov President Barack Obama observes a moment of silence during his meeting with senior advisors in the Oval Office at 2:49 … [Read More...]

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President Addresses NAN Convention

President Obama delivers remarks at the National Action Network's 16th Annual Convention. April 11, 2014. … [Read More...]

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Sebelius talks Obamacare, Resignation

Source: NBC News Andrea Mitchell’s full Meet the Press interview with outgoing Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on her tenure … [Read More...]

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Remarks by Attorney General Eric Holder at the 2014 NAN Convention

Source: White House Office of Communications Thank you, Reverend [Al] Sharpton – and thank you all for such a warm welcome. It’s a pleasure to be … [Read More...]

In Depth

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Presidents Remember Passage of Civil Rights Act

By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com | AURN American Presidents are in Austin, Texas at the Lyndon … [Read More...]

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Eric Holder snaps back at critic

Source: MSNBC Rev. Al Sharpton takes on the House Republicans who have vilified Attorney General … [Read More...]

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White House in Talks with Samsung

(AURN) -- There is more information on the Selfie Samsung paid David Ortiz to take with the … [Read More...]

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Obama: “Maryland Legislature did the right thing”

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 7, … [Read More...]

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HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on National Minority Health Month

Source: HHS Prevention is Power: Join us in Taking Action for Health Equity In April, we … [Read More...]

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Remembering Dr. King

Today we remember a man who died for his convictions of a dream of justice and equality. Dr. Martin … [Read More...]

Fabric of America Originals

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I Remember Madiba

By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com The world is literally pausing, remembering this eras leader for justice, and equality. Nelson Mandela also known as Madiba, … [Read More...]

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Remembering President Kennedy and His Civil Rights Legacy

By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com 50 years ago today in Dallas, Texas an assassin's bullet took the life of a young American President who only saw 3 years in … [Read More...]

President Barack Obama walks along the Colonnade of the White House with Tanya Bradsher, May 30, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Inside the White House: Tanya Bradsher

By April D. Ryan, aprildryan.com It is Veterans Day, and according to the US Department of Veterans Affairs, it is a Federal holiday designated as a time to … [Read More...]

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The Fate of HBCUs

By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com The Department of Education was the venue Wednesday for a meeting with Education Secretary Arnie Duncan and the new Director … [Read More...]

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Continuing the March: 50 Years Later

By April Ryan, aprildryan.com This week is a time of reflections on matters of fairness, race and justice as there are commemorative activities marking the … [Read More...]

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Exclusive Interview Aboard Air Force One: April Ryan and President Obama

By: April Ryan, aprilryan.com On the flight to South Africa, the President wanted to set the tone for the visit by focusing in on sub-Saharan Africa. From … [Read More...]

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