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Pamela Fisher

Name: Pamela Fisher Title/Occupation: Vice President of Diversity Organization: News Corp. What Makes The Person A Game Changer:  Pamela Fisher is the primary liaison between News Corp.’s and key internal and external stakeholders.  She is also the diversity spokesperson for News Corp....
"But we must be clear-eyed even in our grief. This was an attack by a small and savage group, not the people orgovernment of Libya," I don't think that the "small and savage group" Secretary of State Clinton was referring to was Mitt Romney...
Website will Prepare, Engage, and Educate Youth and Young Professionals WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, August 15, 2012, IMPACT launched the #VoteReady campaign, which is now highlighted on the website GetVoteReady.org (visit the #VoteReady website by clicking here). The website is a tool to help...
According to newly released data from the the Census Bureau, the official poverty rate in the U.S. is 15 percent which translates to 46.2 million people currently living below the poverty line. Other statistics show that in 2011, median household...
Five thousand miles couldn't stop Vernelle Dickerson from paying her respects to one of the most influential men in her life. A South Carolina native, Dickerson remembers the harsh conditions she and countless African Americans faced daily growing up...
Censorship be damned. On Monday, September 10 the Barack Obama re-election campaign sent out another e-mail using a swear word in its title. Jim Messina, the campaign manager for Obama for America, sent out an e-mail titled “I’ll be damned” –...
For the Texas Department of Agriculture, a staff of more than 21,000 Border Patrol agents is insufficient even if that number equals 10 officers per mile along the 2,000-mile border between the United States and Mexico. On a typical...

Sian Morson

Name: Sian Morson Title/Occupation: CEO & Founder Organization: Kollective Mobile What Makes The Person A Game Changer:  Sian Morson is the CEO & Founder of Kollective Mobile - a mobile development agency in Oakland, CA.  Morson came to technology early via the...
Deferred Action. In an interview with Politic365 on Capitol Hill yesterday, Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-IL) talked on his office's efforts to assist Dream Act/Deferred Action applicants.  He was asked if he is planning a second major event like the one...
By Eric Mayes of the Philadelphia Tribune The state’s controversial new voter ID law will come up for state Supreme Court review this week, less than 60 days before the Nov. 6 presidential election. No matter what the court decides, its...