Monday, February 19, 2018
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Bill Edmonds

Bill Edmonds is Managing Editor to and a consultant in communications in Tallahassee, Florida. A native of Virginia, he has worked in the Florida capital for three decades in journalism, in public affairs and in communications. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mass communications from Virginia Commonwealth University and a master’s in American Studies from Florida State University.

President Obama to Announce Jobs Agenda Sept. 7

President Barack Obama will announce his jobs agenda September 7 in an appearance before Congress. The speech, one of the most anticipated of his presidency,...

Libyan Leader’s Wife, Some Family Members, Enter Algeria

The wife of Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi and two of his sons, as well as other family members, have fled the nation for Algeria,...

Congressman Clyburn — To Fix the Debt, We Must Create Jobs

U.S. Rep. James E. Clyburn said Thursday that any plan to address the debt and the deficits won't succeed unless it also puts Americans back to work.

MLK Memorial Dedication CANCELED Due to Hurricane Irene

The dedication of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial this weekend is canceled due to the threat of heavy weather from Hurricane Irene. All...

Charges Dropped, Miami Commissioner Returns to Office

Michelle Spence-Jones, a member of the Miami Commission until charged with grand theft, is now back in office after the prosecutor dropped the charges this week.

In Mississippi, DuPree Wins Runoff — Race for Governor Continues

Johnny DuPree, the mayor of Hattiesburg, is now the Democratic Party’s nominee for governor of Mississippi, the first African American to appear on the ballot representing a major party.

Libyan Rebels Enter Moammar Gadhafi’s Compound

Libya’s rebels have entered the compound of Moammar Gadhafi, and the site in Tripoli is full of celebration and gunfire into the air. The Libyan...

Congressional Black Caucus Announces Five-City Jobs Tour

The Congressional Black Caucus on Wednesday said it would bring job fairs, town hall discussions and employment workshops to five cities in August as...

Could it Get any Worse for Murdoch? Yes, if 9/11 Allegations...

Just when you think that it couldn’t get any worse for Rupert Murdoch and News Corp. come questions about the memory and truthfulness of...

In Florida, Mike Haridopolos Quits Run for U.S. Senate

Mike Haridopolos announced Monday he was dropping his bid for the Republication nomination to challenge Democrat Bill Nelson’s reelection to the U.S. Senate in 2012.