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DAV National Convention | Trulieve

This year, the DAV National Convention returns to sunny Orlando, Florida. A city known for its attractions and entertainment, the City Beautiful guarantees visitors of all ages an experience they will never forget. The convention is an opportunity to advocate for ill and injured veterans, enjoy the camaraderie of fellow DAV members, and take ownership […]

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Why the Republican National Convention should be held in Milwaukee

OPINION: The Republican National Convention arrives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Well, technically, members of the Republican National Committee (RNC) are to vote on the issue at their meetings in Chicago this week. The site selection committee has recommended that the largest city in Badger State be the host of the 2024 convention and RNC members are […]

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Atlanta is competing to host the 2024 Democratic National Convention

Photo: Thomas Wheatley/Axios When it comes to landing at the 2024 Democratic National Convention, one of Atlanta’s biggest selling points will be the fact that it’s relatively affordable to get a room downtown. What is happening: Today, Democratic bigwigs seeking party convention spots in 2024 wrap up their grand tour of Atlanta, which competes with […]

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2022 Topps Bowman Chrome National Convention Checklist, Details

The 2022 Topps Bowman Chrome National Convention wrap exchange set hasn’t changed much from the past few years. The show-exclusive package takes the Bowman Chrome design of the year and adds the National’s logo. Of course, the cards are also available in much smaller quantities. 2022 Topps Bowman Chrome National Convention Wrapper Trade-in Checklist Details […]

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2022 Panini National Convention Silver Packs Wrapper Redemption Info

2022 Panini National Convention Money Packs Checklist – Souvenir Cards Solid Materials Checklist 72 cards. Parallels: First – / 43 or less Logo – /8 or less Brand – /2 or less Laundry – 1/1 NFL Shield – 1/1 Sponsor – 1/1 AC Amari Cooper, Pro BowlAE Anthony Edwards, Minnesota TimberwolvesAH Austin Hooper, Pro BowlAK […]

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Subway impact fee floated to attract Republican National Convention votes – Tennessee Lookout

The Metro Nashville City Council will consider a proposal next week to create a development impact fee, part of an apparent effort to sweeten the pot for a vote to bring the 2024 Republican National Convention to Nashville. Although the move is seen as over the top after council refused to vote on the RNC […]

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National helpline created for mental health crisis support

A new national suicide prevention hotline is available for people facing a mental health emergency as state and federal health agencies seek to expand mental health services. Similar to dialing 9-1-1 in an emergency, people can now dial 9-8-8 to be connected to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, where support is available for those in […]

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Chicago is best place to hold 2024 Democratic National Convention, pro-DNC leaders say

CHICAGO — Democratic leaders are heading to Chicago this week to see if it could host the 2024 Democratic National Convention — and local leaders are pulling out all the stops to make that happen. Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Governor JB Pritzker and other local officials held a press conference Tuesday where they lobbied for Chicago […]

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Review of the National Debt Relief Act of 2022

National Debt Reduction is a New York City-based debt relief organization with an excellent reputation. The firm was started in 2009 and now services consumers across the United States. National Debt Reduction is a debt settlement company that specializes in credit card debt relief and general debt relief. This organization provides a no-obligation savings estimate […]

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Illinois Black Conservatives Join National Call for Deracialization of Political Speech – Wirepoints

From: Matt Rosenberg After widespread racist condemnations from Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas for his support for a controversial majority decision that returned abortion to the states, conservatives and black moderates released a national open letter encouraging restraint and sobriety. They are calling out those who launched “racist, vicious and ugly personal attacks” on Thomas […]

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Hochul and Adams push to host 2024 Democratic National Convention in New York: ‘There’s no better place’

STATEN ISLAND, NY — The Democratic National Committee (DNC) 2024 Presidential Convention site selection team is heading to New York this week and Governor Kathy Hochul and Mayor Eric Adams have a message for them: New York is the best city to host the convention. Hochul and Adams held a press conference at the Javits […]

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9-8-8 National Hotline Now Available for Arlington Residents – Official Government Site of Arlington County Virginia

Posted on July 19, 2022 A new 9-8-8 crisis and hotline is now active across the United States, including here in Arlington County. In 2020, Congress designated a new 9-8-8 dialing code to operate through the existing National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (NSPL) network, which has more than 200 locally operated and funded crisis lines across […]

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Career event scheduled for August 25 in conjunction with the national convention

Registration is open for the career event which is held in conjunction with the American Legion National Convention in Milwaukee in August. The American Legion and Hiring Our Heroes, a program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, are partnering to host the career event Aug. 25 in support of veterans, transitioning military members, military […]

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NAACP’s 113th National Convention Focuses on Building Black Power | national news

ATLANTIC CITY — The NAACP is hosting its 113th national convention July 14-July 20, 2022 in Atlantic City after two years of virtual programming. For 2 weeks, the nation’s largest advocacy and social justice organization will bring together elected officials, activists, organizers, faith leaders and artists for workshops and discussions to promote solutions to some […]

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What is 988? New National Mental Distress Helpline Launched

A new national hotline aims to help people in mental distress. The helpline will use existing services across the country to direct people struggling with a mental health crisis to support and resources. The hotline, which is now available, will have the three-digit number 988. Here’s what you need to know. What will the new […]

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Deadline Detroit | Do you feel suicidal? National 988 hotline debuts today, including metro Detroit area

For nearly 50 years, 911 has been the number to call for medical and police emergencies nationwide. Today, 988 joins it as an emergency number for those contemplating suicide. Asking for help can stop the spiral of suicidal thoughts. (File photo) These 988 calls will be answered on the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, and callers […]

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Milwaukee recommended to host 2024 Republican National Convention

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — The Republican National Convention Site Selection Committee on Friday, July 15, voted to recommend Milwaukee to host the 2024 Republican National Convention (RNC). The full Republican National Committee will make the final decision Aug. 2-5. “Today, the Site Selection Committee voted to recommend Milwaukee to host the 2024 Republican National Convention […]

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Stockton University students help create Atlantic City mural for NAACP National Convention

In honor of the return of the NAACP National Convention to Atlantic City for the first time since 1968, Stockton University students collaborated with artists on a mural honoring four black educational pioneers. The mural features Juanita High, founding director of the NJ Equal Opportunity Fund and member of the Stockton University Foundation Board of […]

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New nationwide “988” hotline in Sacramento expected to lead to triple calls – CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A new national three-digit hotline aimed at providing mental health assistance to those in need will take calls in Sacramento. “988is a new hotline that connects people in crisis directly to the National Suicide Prevention Hotline. READ MORE: Border Collie Helps Nevada County Sheriff’s Deputies Find Injured Owner In May 2019, 12-year-old […]

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New national 3-digit hotline hopes to get essential help for more people – CBS Sacramento

Carjacking suspect surrenders without pantsA carjacking suspect without pants was arrested by police after he tried to ram them. 3 hours ago Youth dies in crash after North Sacramento chaseA car chase involving the Sacramento Police Department ended in an accident. According to the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office, the chase began with Sacramento police, but […]

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VFW National Convention returns to Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Missouri— Veterans Affairs Secretary Denis McDonough is one of many speakers who will join more than 10,000 members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and its auxiliaries at the VFW’s 123rd National Convention, which will will meet Saturday through July 21 at the Kansas City Convention. Downtown Kansas City, Missouri. “It feels […]

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A gaming event will take place during the national convention

Since last December, the American Legion and Regiment Gaming – the nation’s largest military gaming community – has collaborated on several online and in-person events. This relationship will be on display again at the 2022 American Legion National Convention in August. Regiment Gaming will have a designated area with gaming stations in the Wisconsin Center. […]

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NAACP’s 113th National Convention Focuses on Building Black Power

ATLANTIC CITY – The NAACP will host its 113th national convention July 14-July 20, 2022 in Atlantic City after two years of virtual programming. For 2 weeks, the nation’s largest advocacy and social justice organization will bring together elected officials, activists, organizers, faith leaders and artists for workshops and discussions to promote solutions to some […]

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Houston First is pushing to host the 2028 Republican National Convention

The Houston First Corporation is seeking the rights of the city of Houston to host the 2028 Republican National Convention, according to a letter written by Houston’s first president and CEO, Michael Heckman. The letter outlines details of an offer the public company hopes to finalize at Tuesday’s city council meeting. Heckman writes in his […]

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NAACP National Convention Returns to Atlantic City | Local News

ATLANTIC CITY — On Thursday, large crowds of delegates will begin arriving for the NAACP’s 113th Annual National Convention, a week-long event that will highlight rich pieces of the city’s black history while drawing thousands of visitors to the station this summer. Yolanda Melville, vice president of the NAACP Atlantic City chapter, said bringing the […]

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The 113th NAACP National Convention will be held in Atlantic City July 14-20

PHOTO ABOVE: NAACP Our collective voice is power. Our community is power. And when do we get together? Powerful. The NAACP’s 113th National Convention is the perfect setting to strengthen civil rights and all forms of socio-economic equality. Join us in Atlantic City July 14-20 as we come together to advance policies that impact Black […]

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Glendale Woman’s Club Recognized at GFWC National Convention, 2 Years in a Row for Category 4 Winner – Women’s History and Resource Center

GFWC Glendale Woman’s Club Recognized at GFWC National Convention 2 Years in a Row for Category 4 Winner – Women’s History and Resource Center The GFWC Glendale Woman’s Club was recognized at the 131st GFWC National Convention, in New Orleans, LA, June […]

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Southern Miss Ceramics 2022 National Call for Nominations

The Museum of Art at the School of Performing and Visual Arts at the University of Southern Mississippi has announced a call for entries for its 2022 Ceramics National. Artists from across the country are invited to submit original works created during the course. of the last five years. Ceramic sculptures, vessel forms (both functional […]

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Milwaukee and Nashville battle for 2024 Republican National Convention

This is the story of two potential convention towns. On June 1, the Milwaukee Common Council quickly approved a framework agreement to snag the 2024 Republican National Convention. Now, more than a month later, Nashville is gearing up for a big vote to bring the political spectacle to Music City. But it’s unclear whether the […]