Montclair’s Alixon Collazos To Replace Giblin in Essex County Democrat Shakeup

It started Friday, with word from PoliticoPro that Essex County Democrats were pulling support for longtime Assemblyman Thomas Giblin, after reports ...
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Former City Councilwoman Sandra Ramaker Passes Away

Sandra Ramaker, who was a member of the Mesquite City Council until the most recent election, has passed away. “It is with great sadness that we ...
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EKU’s Martina Jackson serves and inspires

Martina Jackson, Courtesy of Martina Jackson Hiding in the back of the Center for Inclusive Excellence and Global Engagement (CIEGE) at Eastern ...
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Group works to pack the N.J. political pipeline with women

Emerge New Jersey wants to attract more Democratic women to politics. In New Jersey, 42 of 120 state lawmakers are women. (Hal Brown for New Jersey ...
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Amid Women’s History Month, legislators reflect on parity in politics

Del. Eileen Filler-Corn, D-Fairfax, center left, greets U.S. Rep. Jennifer McClellan, D-4th, on Wednesday during a ceremony for the unveiling of ...
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  • Mar 16, 2023
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Efforts to reform unpaid legislature down to the wire in last days of session

Former state lawmaker Kay Bounkeua takes a break from her work as her daughter Ryla Bounkeua plays with Kay’s stepdad Jeffrey Strong in Rio ...
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Laurie Wimmer picked to lead Northwest Oregon Labor Council

At home with Laurie Wimmer | PHOTO BY CHERYL JUETTEN She’s brand new, but she has three decades of preparation. Laurie Wimmer, 64, started March 6 as ...
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Integrity House board chair selected for Emerge New Jersey’s 2023 cohort

Deirdre Malloy of Integrity House. – Emerge New Jersey Emerge New Jersey on Monday named Deirdre Malloy, chairwoman of the Integrity ...
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Local school board elections start to take shape

When the dust settles after school board elections this May, the composition of the Portland school board—pictured here in 2021 with the former ...
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Kai Belton’s election preserves Q Williams’ legacy

Kai Belton being sworn in as the new state representative for the 100th District. CONNECTICUT DEMOCRATS We shouldn’t even be here. In January, a ...
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