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Low Black Unemployment Doesn’t Show the Whole Picture: Urban League CEO Marc Morial
4/13/2018
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The latest black unemployment rate, though near its historic low, does not paint a complete picture of African-Americans' economic situation, said Marc Morial, president and chief executive officer......read more

Critics Fear 2020 Census will Undercount Ethnic and Racial Minorities
4/13/2018
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Ethnic and minority advocates are raising alarms about preparations for the 2020 U.S. Census, saying it is already underfunded and understaffed and that a just-added citizenship question has now made......read more

State Lawmakers Urged to Vote Down Anti-Gang Bill
4/13/2018
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Some community leaders have asked lawmakers to vote down a bill that would broaden the definition of a gang in Kentucky. Lawmakers could approve House Bill 169 as early as Friday. The bill would......read more

Milwaukee Urban League Opens New Workforce Technology Center
4/13/2018
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The new Workforce Technology Center located inside the Milwaukee Urban League (Milwaukee, WI) offers individuals the opportunity to learn valuable STEM (science, technology, engineering and math)......read more

Urban League of Greater Madison Receives National Award for Work Helping Families become Homeowners
4/13/2018
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The Urban League of Greater Madison (Madison, WI) and the longstanding partners in its Single Family Homeownership Program were recognized on April 5 with a national award at the Mutual of America......read more

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