Former Ambassador Andrew Young: We lost this election, the Russians didn’t take it
Andrew Young, former U.N. Ambassador under President Jimmy Carter, on the planned boycott of President-elect Trump’s inauguration and why Democrats lost the ...
Dwight Clinton Jones
Dwight Clinton Jones (born February 3, 1948) is the Mayor of Richmond, Virginia. Jones took office on January 1, 2009, and he was inaugurated for his second term on January 12, 2013. He is a member of...
Clarence H. Burns
Clarence H. "Du" Burns (September 13, 1918 – January 12, 2003) was a Democratic politician and mayor of Baltimore, Maryland in 1987.Du Burns was first elected to the Baltimore City Council in 1971. In...
Charles Evers
James Charles Evers (born September 11, 1922) is the older brother of slain civil rights activist Medgar Evers. In 1969, he became the first African American since the Reconstruction era to have been...
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Emanuel Cleaver
Emanuel Cleaver II (born October 26, 1944) is a United Methodist pastor, American politician and a member of the United States House of Representatives. Cleaver currently represents Missouri's 5th con...
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Pierre Caliste Landry
Pierre Caliste Landry (April 19, 1841 – December 22, 1921) was an American slave who after the American Civil War became an attorney, Methodist Episcopal minister, and politician in Louisiana. H...
Marcia Fudge
Marcia L. Fudge (born (1952-10-29)October 29, 1952) is the U.S. Representative for Ohio's 11th congressional district, serving since 2008. She is a member of the Democratic Party. The district includ...
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Bruce Harris
Bruce A. Harris (born 1951) is an American lawyer and politician from New Jersey. A Republican, he has served as mayor of Chatham Borough, New Jersey since January 2012. He previously served on the Ch...
Lee P. Brown
Lee Patrick Brown (born October 4, 1937) had a long-time career in law enforcement, leading police departments in Atlanta, Houston and New York over the course of nearly four decades. During this tim...
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John C. Daniels
John C. Daniels (April 25, 1936 – March 14, 2015) was an American politician, the mayor of New Haven, Connecticut from 1990 until 1993.Daniels was born in Macon, Georgia. He attended high school at Ja...
Dennis Archer
Dennis Wayne Archer (born January 1, 1942) is an American lawyer and politician from Michigan. A Democrat, Archer served on the Michigan Supreme Court and as mayor of Detroit. He later served as presi...
Eugene Sawyer
Eugene Sawyer (September 3, 1934 – January 19, 2008) was an American businessman, educator and politician who served as the 53rd Mayor of Chicago from December 2, 1987 to April 24, 1989...
Ron Dellums
Ronald Vernie "Ron" Dellums (born November 24, 1935) served as Oakland's forty-eighth (and third African-American) mayor. From 1971 to 1998, he was elected to thirteen terms as a Member of the U.S. H...
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Martin G. Barnes
Martin G. "Marty" Barnes (March 15, 1948 – December 28, 2012) was an American Republican Party politician from Paterson, New Jersey. He served as Mayor of Paterson, New Jersey for five years. He...
A C Wharton
A C Wharton, Jr. is a Tennessee Democratic politician who is the mayor of Memphis, Tennessee. Previously, he was elected as mayor of Shelby County, the first African American to serve in that office.<...
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Richard G. Hatcher
Richard Gordon Hatcher (born July 10, 1933, Michigan City, Indiana) became on January 1, 1968, the first African-American Mayor of Gary, Indiana. He was the first elected Black mayor of a U.S. city l...
Byron Brown
Byron William Brown II (born September 24, 1958) is the 62nd and current mayor of Buffalo, New York, elected on November 8, 2005 and is the city's first African-American mayor. He previously served We...
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Yvonne Brown
Yvonne L. Rayford Brown (September 8, 1952 – April 23, 2012) was an American politician who served as the Mayor of the small Mississippi town of Tchula from 2001 to 2009. She was notable for being the...
Noel C. Taylor
Noel Calvin Taylor (15 July 1924–29 October 1999) was the mayor of Roanoke, Virginia from 1975 to 1992. He was widely considered one of the most influential leaders in the city's history. Prior to b...
Michael Bell (mayor)
Michael P. Bell (born 1955) is a former Mayor of Toledo, Ohio who took office on January 4, 2010 and served until January 4, 2014. Bell previously served as Toledo Fire Chief and State Fire Marshal.
Wilson Goode
W. Wilson Goode (born August 19, 1938) is an American politician who was the first black mayor of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He served from 1984 to 1992, a period which included the controversial MO...
Bill Bell (mayor)
Born "William V. Bell," Bill Bell is the current mayor of Durham, North Carolina. Mr. Bell holds a Bachelor of Science and Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from Howard University and New York...
Floyd Adams, Jr.
Floyd Adams, Jr. (May 11, 1945 – February 1, 2014) was an American politician from the U.S state of Georgia, and a former Mayor of Savannah, Georgia. He was a Democrat.
Adams was born on May 11, ...
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