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79 People Who Made Big Career Moves in 2019 (Pinellas County, Florida)

Above: Valerie Powell-Stafford was named CEO of Northside Hospital in St. Pete in July 2019 – By Gypsy Gallardo for the Power Broker Magazine “Suited …

NEW: 5 Big Things for Black St. Petersburg in November 2019

Ephraim Sykes (above) in performance that earned him a Tony nomination –By Gypsy C. Gallardo  As we enter a new decade, the Power Broker magazine will …

POLL: St. Pete Black Voters Still Undecided, with Just 2 Weeks ‘Til Election Day

StPetePolls.org’s October 20, 2019 poll shows these four candidates as frontrunners for the Nov 5th election: Robert Blackmon (District 1), Ed Montanari …

Florida Can’t Block Former Felons From Voting If They Owe Money And Can’t Pay: Judge

October 21, 2019 – From HuffPost.com  Florida election officials can’t block a group of nearly 20 people with felony convictions from registering to …

Montgomery elected its first black mayor in 200 years. This is why it matters

  October 10, 2019 In the two centuries since its founding, Alabama’s capital of Montgomery and the birthplace of the civil rights movement has …

Progress Comes When We’re Selfless and Relentless: Jamal Sowell, Florida Secretary of Commerce

New Enterprise Florida chief Jamal Sowell (center) with Watson Haynes, CEO of Pinellas County Urban League (right) – By Roger Clendening Jamal Sowell, a …

More Votes Found, NAACP Calls for Opa-Locka Ballots to be Counted

NAACP President Ruban Roberts demanding votes be counted Remember tales of those uncounted ballots left to languish in a mailroom in Opa-Locka, Florida? Well …

Black Voters Who Backed DeSantis

Yes, they exist; here’s how many black Floridians voted Republican last week -By Gypsy C. Gallardo (Photo: Blacks for Trump Facebook page) Some of us will …

Rumor vs Reality, Status of the Quest for Recount in Florida Governor’s Race 2018

IMAGE: Artist Unknown; if you or someone you know created this incredible image, please be in touch. -By Gypsy C. Gallardo Rumors and misinformation abound in …

BREAKING: Race Now in Recount Range; Updates on Quest for Recount in Florida Governor’s Race 2018

PHOTO: Vox.com This post will be updated throughout the day on Thursday and Friday, November 8th and 9th, as Florida voters wait on edge-of-seats to learn …