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Former Ohio congresswoman Oakar, C.J. Prentiss, others to join Nina Turner to celebrate women, Turner a Democratic candidate for Ohio's 11th congressional district seat.... The public event is free and heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served

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CLEVELAND, Ohio –The Nina Turner for Congress campaign will celebrate women at a special reception on Sat, April 23, 2022 at 1pm in Garden City at 3386 Turtle Road in Shaker Hts, a Cleveland suburb. The open-to-the-public event is free and heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served, the campaign said.  Interested guests are requested to RSVP for the special reception

Turner will be joined by event hosts former state senator C.J. Prentiss, Dr. Victoria Dooley, former presidential candidate Marianne Williamson, and former congresswoman Mary Rose Oakar, among other progressive women.

A former Ohio senator and prior Cleveland councilwoman who was a surrogate for Bernie Sanders' presidential campaigns, Turner is a candidate on the May 3 ballot for the 11th congressional district seat. The district is largely Black and includes Cleveland and several of its eastern suburbs of Cuyahoga County. and, the most read Black digital newspaper in Ohio and in the Midwest, and the most read independent digital news in Ohio. Tel: (216) 659-0473. Email: We interviewed former president Barack Obama one-on-one when he was campaigning for president. As to the Obama interview. CLICK HERE TO READ THE ENTIRE ARTICLE AT CLEVELAND URBAN NEWS.COM, OHIO'S LEADER IN BLACK DIGITAL NEWS.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 April 2022 11:04


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The annual11th Congressional District Caucus Parade is Monday, September 2

11th Congressional District Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge, a Warrensville Heights Democrat who also chairs the Congressional Black Caucus of Blacks in Congress. waives to the crowd last year at the annual 11th Congressional District Caucus Parade.  This year's parade kicks off on Monday, September 2 on Cleveland's east side at 10:00 am from E. 149th Street and Kinsman Road and ends at Luke Easter Park where the picnic will begin. The event will be replete with political speeches and entertainment from various sources, including local musicians and bands. The well-attended caucus parade was initiated by Democrat Louis Stokes, the retired congressman before Fudge, and the tradition was furthered by the late Democratic Congresswoman Stephanie Tubbs Jones, Fudges' predecessor. Stokes was the first Black congressperson from Ohio and Tubbs Jones was the first Black congresswoman from Ohio