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Opinion

Six black Republicans for Trumpís cabinet positions
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
President-elect Donald Trump owes the black community absolutely nothing. Let me repeat that: HE OWES US NOTHING! Blacks gave Trump just 8 percent of their vote and Hillary Clinton won 88 percent. Clinton's share of black voters was considerably lower than Obama’s 93 percent in 2008 and 96 percent in 2012. Trump has said he will make things a lot
 
Court ruling over overtime leaves workers high and dry
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
December 1 was supposed to be a great day for an estimated 156,000 salaried workers in North Carolina. But thanks to a recent federal court order, the day instead brought disappointment and confusion for most of them. For nearly seven months, thousands of North Carolinians have been anticipating an increase in their pay due to the Obama
 
Sore losers attack Trumpís cabinet picks
Monday, November 21, 2016
Blacks voted overwhelmingly for Hillary Clinton. Republicans engaged in voter suppression tactics nationwide. Clinton won the popular vote. Trump’s chief strategist and senior counselor Steve Bannon is a bigot. Senator Jeff Sessions, Trump’s pick for attorney general, is a racist. These are all Democratic talking points describing all things
 

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