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January 31, 1991 | From Associated Press
North Carolina's General Assembly on Wednesday elected its first black Speaker since Reconstruction. "It is a change of leadership with a new generation of ideas and goals, but it is a renewal of our uncompromising commitment to provide opportunities--economic, education, political and cultural--and fair treatment to all the citizens of this state," said the new legislative leader, Rep. Dan Blue.
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January 31, 1991 | From Associated Press
North Carolina's General Assembly on Wednesday elected its first black Speaker since Reconstruction. "It is a change of leadership with a new generation of ideas and goals, but it is a renewal of our uncompromising commitment to provide opportunities--economic, education, political and cultural--and fair treatment to all the citizens of this state," said the new legislative leader, Rep. Dan Blue.
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July 27, 2005 | Steven Bodzin, Times Staff Writer
A Latino immigrant to Los Angeles enters a community with a population in the millions, but an increasing number of immigrants crossing the southern border wind up in a very different kind of city. According to a study released Tuesday by the Pew Hispanic Center, many now go to six Southern states where Latino populations doubled, tripled or even quadrupled between 1990 and 2000.
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March 12, 1985 | JAMES RISEN, Times Staff Writer
In a sign of their growing political clout, anti-abortion forces for the first time in 12 years appear to have the necessary sympathizers in Michigan's Legislature to override the governor's veto of a bill banning state funding for Medicaid abortions. But a dispute between leaders of the anti-abortion movement and state Republican leaders over which candidate to back in an upcoming special election could cause the anti-abortion coalition to unravel.
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