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Trump wants Black and Latino support. But he’s not popular with either group, poll analysis shows

Trump wants Black and Latino support. But he’s not popular with either group, poll analysis shows

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Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON (AP) — As he prepares to accept the Republican nomination for the third time, Donald Trump has promised new efforts to ...

What’s a ‘Black Job’? Trump’s Anti-Immigration Remarks Are Met With Derision

What’s a ‘Black Job’? Trump’s Anti-Immigration Remarks Are Met With Derision

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Amanda Smith

Former President Donald Trump claimed during the presidential debate Thursday that immigrants entering the United States illegally were taking “Black jobs” and ...

Trump’s Black GOP allies challenged during tense discussion tailored to Black men

Trump’s Black GOP allies challenged during tense discussion tailored to Black men

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Amanda Smith

FAIRBURN, Ga. — As Reps. Wesley Hunt of Texas and Byron Donalds of Florida began the latest iteration of their “Congress, cognac ...

Harris Calls Trump ‘Insulting’ For Claiming His Conviction Appeals To Black Voters

Harris Calls Trump ‘Insulting’ For Claiming His Conviction Appeals To Black Voters

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Amanda Smith

Vice President Kamala Harris slammed former President Donald Trump for repeatedly claiming that he appeals to Black voters because of his felony ...

Democrats to attack Trump’s record with Black voters near his Philadelphia rally

Democrats to attack Trump’s record with Black voters near his Philadelphia rally

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Amanda Smith

The Democratic National Committee plans to target former President Donald Trump with billboards and posters in Philadelphia this weekend, including around and ...

Trump visits Detroit church in bid to court Black voters

Trump visits Detroit church in bid to court Black voters

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Amanda Smith

By Bianca Flowers and James Oliphant DETROIT (Reuters) -Donald Trump ventured on Saturday where few Republican presidential candidates tread – the city ...

Republican lawmaker defends Jim Crow comments after criticism from Black Democrats

Republican lawmaker defends Jim Crow comments after criticism from Black Democrats

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Amanda Smith

By Moira Warburton WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A Black U.S. Republican lawmaker said his comments expressing nostalgia for the Jim Crow era were ...

Exclusive-NAACP asks Biden to halt weapons to Israel as he seeks to shore up Black voter support

Exclusive-NAACP asks Biden to halt weapons to Israel as he seeks to shore up Black voter support

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Amanda Smith

By Jarrett Renshaw and Kat Stafford (Reuters) – The NAACP urged President Joe Biden on Thursday to “indefinitely” halt all weapons deliveries ...

Courting Black Voters, Trump Turns to Rappers Accused in Gang Murder Plot

Courting Black Voters, Trump Turns to Rappers Accused in Gang Murder Plot

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Amanda Smith

Toward the end of a rally in the Bronx on Thursday that his campaign staged to try to bolster and highlight his ...

Reparations proposals for Black Californians advance to state Assembly

Reparations proposals for Black Californians advance to state Assembly

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Amanda Smith

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Senate advanced a set of ambitious reparations proposals Tuesday, including legislation that would create an agency ...