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*In February, President Obama launched the My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) initiative to ensure that all youth, including boys and young men of color, have opportunities to improve their life outcomes and overcome barriers to success. As part of that launch, the President also established the My Brother’s Keeper Task Force (Task Force) to review public … Continue reading The White House Launches ‘My Brother’s Keeper Community Challenge’
*On Monday, President Obama announced Anthony Foxx as his nominee for Secretary of Transportation. Foxx is currently the mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina, which he helped turn around since taking office in 2009. Both the city and country were going through a “bruising economic crisis,” President Obama said. “The economy is growing. There are more jobs, … Continue reading President Obama Nominates Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx as Transportation Secretary
*Of course you know the Democratic National Convention is being held in Charlotte, North Carolina. The beautiful city is presided over by Mayor Anthony Foxx, who at 41, is being touted as one of the future leaders of the party. In other words, he’s getting a lot of attention this week. Mayor Foxx had been … Continue reading Meet Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx: Can He Move Up the Ranks in Politics?