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  1. 2017 ANNUAL CONFERENCE: “Change. Challenge. Opportunity.”

    April 26 @ 5:00 pm - April 28 @ 3:00 pm
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    April 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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The newly launched African American Mayors Association (AAMA) was established to represent over 500 African American mayors and their 48 million constituents across the United States.

We are a premiere organization representing black elected officials, and we focus on empowering our mayors in their communities and elevating their voice on a national stage.



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by Roy L. Austin Jr., Karol Mason Today, officials from the White House, the Department of Justice (DOJ), and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) welcomed a diverse group of federal officials, non-profit workers, faith leaders, school administrators, researchers, and child welfare advocates to the White House, to announce a series of steps […]

Round 2 of Obamacare Enrollment Will Be Shorter and Harder

By Anna Gorman and Julie Appleby   As states gear up for round two of Obamacare enrollment next month, they have their sights set on people like Miles Alva.   Alva, 28, works part-time at a video store and is about to graduate from Cal State Northridge. Getting insured is about the last thing on […]

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