Category Archives: Urban Government

  • Mike Gipson Appointed Chair to Joint Legislative Audit Committee

    Dec 18, 14 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *Sacramento, CA. — California Assembly Member Mike Gipson (AD64) hit the ground running after his Sacramento swearing-in ceremony on Monday, Dec. 1, 2014. He was promptly appointed to chair the powerful Joint Legislative Audit Committee. The committee handles both mandated audits required by statute and discretionary audits to evaluate any state agency, city, county, school […]

  • Urban League Honors Toni Braxton One of Seven for Excellence

    Dec 13, 14 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *Atlanta GA –  Six-time Grammy award winner Toni Braxton thanked the Urban League of Greater Atlanta and her family as she received an award as one of seven women honored at the  53rd Equal Opportunity Day Dinner at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis on Dec. 6. “It is such an honor to be here… I have gone through […]

  • TMZ Under Fire for Marion Barry ‘Crack Mayor’ Headline; Petition Started

    Nov 24, 14 by EurPublisher 16 Comments

    *TMZ no doubt prides itself with pushing the pop culture envelope to new boundaries daily . But with their headline on the recent death of former Washington, DC Mayor Marion Barry, they may have bitten off more than they can chew. The tasteless, insensitive headline that’s got a lot of people upset is “Marion Barry Crack Mayor […]

  • Rachel Maddow Not Buying GOP ‘Fairy Tale’: They Want Obama Impeached (Watch)

    Nov 10, 14 by Qwest7 2 Comments

    *The happy ending of Republicans working nicely with President Barack Obama is something Rachel Maddow isn’t subscribing to. The MSNBC host weighed in on what to expect following the Republicans taking control of the House and Senate on Friday, saying that the GOP’s post election press conference on Wednesday was a “hint” at the future may […]

  • Security Guard Speaks on Firing After Taking Pres. Obama’s Pic (Watch)

    Nov 10, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *What should’ve been a high point in the career of Kenneth Tate turned into “a nightmare” after he was fired for taking a picture of President Barack Obama. According to reports, Tate, a 49-year-old security guard for Professional Security Corporation, was terminated about a week after the incident, which took place during the Obama’s visit […]

  • Sharpton Chimes in on Nomination of Loretta Lynch as Obama’s Choice for AG

    Nov 7, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *MSNBC’s host of “Politics Nation” and head of the National Action Network, Rev. Al Sharpton has issued a statement on the selection of Loretta Lynch (pictured below) as Attorney General to replace Eric Holder: “The nomination of Loretta Lynch to be the new Attorney General of the United States is applaudable and deserving. She is […]