11-18-2017  5:04 pm      •     
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NEWS BRIEFS

SEI, Sunshine Division Offer Thanksgiving Meals to Families in Need

Turkeys are being provided to fill 200 Thanksgiving food boxes for SEI families ...

NAACP Portland Monthly Meeting Nov. 18

Monthly general membership meeting takes place on Saturday, 12 - 2 p.m. ...

Multnomah County Animal Services Waives Adoption Fees Nov. 17

Special runs from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday ...

Fitzpatrick Presents 'Pathway 1000' Plan Before City Council

Plan would restore involuntary displacement by building 80 homes per year ...

Sisters Network to Hold Monthly Meeting Nov. 11

Meeting to take place Saturday morning at June Key Delta Center ...

U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Local Author Visits North Portland Library

Renee Watson teaches students and educators about the power of writing ...

Is the FBI’s New Focus on “Black Identity Extremists” the New COINTELPRO?

Rep. Cedric L. Richmond (D-La.) talks about the FBI’s misguided report on “Black Identity Extremism” and negative Facebook ads. ...

ACA Enrollment Surging, Even Though It Ends Dec. 15

NNPA contributing writer Cash Michaels writes about enrollment efforts ...

Blacks Often Pay Higher Fees for Car Purchases than Whites

Charlene Crowell explains why Black consumers often pay higher fees than White consumers, because of “add-on” products. ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

ENTERTAINMENT

Hillary Clinton
The Associated Press

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Hillary Clinton will make a stop in Oregon next month to raise money for her presidential campaign.

An invitation shows the fundraiser will be held Aug. 5 at the Portland home of Democratic Party insiders Win McCormack and Carol Butler. The event is dubbed "Conversation with Hillary."

Clinton was in Portland in 2014 for a speech to the World Affairs Council.

McCormack is a magazine publisher and major donor to Oregon Democrats. He supported Barack Obama in the 2008 Democratic presidential primary. Butler is a political consultant who has worked for the campaigns of several Democrats, including Sen. Ron Wyden and U.S. Rep. Suzanne Bonamici.

 

Hillary Clinton speaks to CNN 

WATCH: Bernie Sanders, challenger to Hillary Clinton for Democratic presidential nomination speaking in Portland Maine.

Watch: Jeb Bush wants Americans to work longer hours 

 

 

 

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