Tuesday, May 26, 2020

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City of Dallas layoff employees layoff 472 employees though mid-July and delay bond projects

Due to COVID-19 the City of Dallas reportedly has lost more money this year did it during the entire Great Recession ten years ago....

Candace Valenzuela garners national attention as she continues to receive money and endorsements

  Candace Valenzuela, a local school board member, is running for a previously GOP stronghold seat in the Texas House. Now she is beginning to...

Representatives Johnson, Veasey and Allred support Dallas County ‘Stay Home Stay Safe’

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30), Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33), and Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) released a joint statement in support of...

MNP features three women ready to lay down the law

By David Wilfong, NDG Contributing Writer Avid election watchers in 2018 noted a surge of female candidates running for office in Dallas County, especially in...

Hotly-contested races in Sheriff’s Office and Commissioners Court featured at Monday Night Politics

By David Wilfong, NDG Contributing Writer There were two races on the slate for the audience who gathered at the African American Museum in Fair...

Hope Summit at Cedar Valley College Will Address Criminal Justice Reform

LANCASTER – A new summit addressing the criminal justice system is coming to Cedar Valley College. Themed as a groundbreaking overview of the current...

DeSoto City Councilwoman announce she has no plans to resign

By Ruth Ferguson, NDG Editor Candice Quarles held a brief press conference at the offices of her attorney and made it very clear she is...

Allred Hosts Education Roundtable with Richardson ISD, Richland College and UTD

Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) hosted a roundtable in Richardson with education leaders and educators from the Richardson Independent School District, Richland College, the University...

Op-Ed
North Dallas Gazette

Ed Gray, NDG Senior Columnist: The Pandemic of Hate Continues

Straight Talk with Ed Gray The Pandemic of Hate in America continues in 2020 with no signs of mitigation. The words Pandemic and relief are...

Emergency Needs for Medical Deserts during COVID Pandemic

By Dr. Valda Crowder, M.D., MBA According to the American Hospital Association Annual Survey, over 1,000 hospitals in our country have closed since 1975. As...

Texas reopening – proceed with caution and common sense

By Ruth Ferguson, NDG Editor This week Texas Governor Greg Abbott issued an executive order allowing specific businesses to reopen May 1. However, just because you can, should you...

National Politics
North Dallas Gazette

Jogging While Black Sometimes Letal in America

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Add jogging while Black to the ever-growing list of reasons African Americans continue to be shot down...

Joe Biden’s Plan for Empowering Black America

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia When former Vice President Joe Biden sat for an exclusive live stream interview with National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA)...

Obama officially endorses Joe Biden; also discusses failures of COVID-19 management

Former President Barack Obama, the standard-bearer of the Democratic Party, officially endorses his former vice president's bid for the White House. In a nearly...

Bernie Sanders drops out of presidential race

By Ruth Ferguson, NDG Editor Today a dream died. At the age of 78, this was most likely Bernie Sanders' last shot at trying to win the...

AFL-CIO urges voters to contact senators ask them to support a ‘Labor Plan’

Sunday, the Democrats in the Senate blocked the proposed stimulus package because they felt the bill provided too much for corporations with no strings...

Poll shows 11% of African American voters plan to not vote in November

The first surprise for some may be the fact 10 percent of African American voters actually support President Donald Trump for re-election in a...
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