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The NAACP National Convention is coming to Atlantic City, July 14-20

The NAACP’s 113th Annual National Convention will be held in Atlantic City July 14-20, 2022. It is an incredibly high-profile, prestigious and national-calibre event. On his 2nd inauguration, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy approved legislation providing $2 million in funding for this important event. Let’s take this opportunity to compare the difference between a good […]

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I don’t undermine the APC, the national convention, says Kalu

The Senator representing Abia North in the National Assembly, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, has exonerated himself of the accusation that he was among those undermining the March 26 national convention of the All Progressives Congress. The accusation came from a former chief executive of the Progressive Governors Forum, the PGF, Dr Salihu Lukman and who […]

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APC to postpone National Convention – The Whistler Nigeria

Barring last-minute changes, the planned National Convention of the Congress of All Ruling Progressives will not be held on Feb. 26, according to a source at the party’s National Secretariat. The source who revealed to THE WHISTLER in an exclusive phone conversation, when asked for an update on the preparation, he said: ‘Nothing has changed […]

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CPA Governors Gather and Insist February for National Convention

Governors elected on the platform of Nigeria’s ruling party, the APC, met on Sunday evening and decided that the party convention should be held in February. The APC has been unable to hold a convention and elect new national leaders since its former leadership, led by Adams Oshiomhole, was sacked in 2020. The party has […]

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NJ could spend $2 million on NAACP national convention in Atlantic City

TRENTON — The NAACP is holding its national conference in Atlantic City this summer, and the state could spend $2 million to make it happen. A bill allocating state funds to cover costs associated with the week-long meeting of the nation’s oldest civil rights organization was among those sent to Governor Phil Murphy on the […]

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Nashville Places Bid to Host 2024 Republican National Convention at Governor Lee’s Request | WJHL

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Could the 2024 Republican National Convention be held in Nashville? That’s what Republican leaders in the state are hoping for. Although a tall order, Music City executives have laid out plans to host the main nominating event. Governor Bill Lee’s office has asked the city of Nashville to submit a proposal, […]

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Maine FFA delegates return to national convention

Maine FFA (formerly known as “Future Farmers of America”) sent state officers, President Nickie Deschaine and Secretary-Treasurer Ryder Brewer, to participate as delegates at the 94th National Convention and Exhibition of the FFA October 25-30, 2021 in Indianapolis. Last year’s national convention was held as a virtual event solely due to COVID-19. Maine FFA State […]

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Nearly 300 Hispanic USF Engineering Students To Attend SHPE – The Oracle National Convention

For the first time since 2006, the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers National Convention will be held in Orlando and approximately 297 USF students will attend. SPECIAL FOR THE ORACLE The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) national convention returns to Florida for the first time since 2006, and USF students will feel their presence […]

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Miami East FFA members attend national convention – Ohio Ag Net

The 94th National FFA Convention is the largest event organized by the national FFA. 26 members of the Miami East-MVCTC FFA chapter attended the convention in Indianapolis. Members included were Jadyn Bair, Sydney Brittain, Luke Brunke, Julia Couser, Keyara Davis, Katelynn Dill, Ethan Fine, Jayden Gates, Ayla Gilbert, Katelyn Hall, Fletcher Harris, Alaina Helsinger, Kyle […]

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Utah GOP to bid for 2024 Republican National Convention

FILE – In this file photo from July 26, 2016, the scene is reflected on a glass window at the suite level at Wells Fargo Arena as Timmy Kelly sings the national anthem before the start of the second session Democratic National Convention day in Philadelphia. (AP Photo / John Locher, file) (AP Photo / […]

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PDP allows Ayu, Oyinlola, Ciroma and 24 others to participate in NWC elections (FULL LIST)

Former Senate Speaker Iyorchia Ayu, Former Osun State Governor Olagunsoye Oyinlola and Former Oyo State Deputy Governor Taofeek Arapaja have been authorized by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to contest the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) elections at the next national convention. A former minister of women’s affairs, Maryam Ciroma, and two former senators, Samuel […]

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Eagles fly to national convention | Agriculture

EL CENTRO – Last year there were many barriers in place for schools across the country to get involved and stay active in clubs and organizations. This was not the case for Southwest High School’s El Centro FFA. They found unique ways to engage students and help them soar. At the end of October, eight […]

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News / Press Releases – Results of the 2021 Biennial National Congress

September 18, 2021 Los Angeles – Director Lesli Linka Glatter was elected President of the Directors Guild of America by acclamation by delegates to the Biennial National Guild Convention held today at the DGA National Headquarters in Los Angeles. Lesli Linka Glatter has a long history of serving the Guild. She has served on the […]

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PDP lists national convention and zoning committees

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Thursday appointed a 128-member national convention organizing committee to plan its next convention. The party also appointed a 44-member zoning committee to develop a zoning formula for its positions. The convention committee is chaired by the Governor of Adamawa State, Ahmadu Fintiri, with Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa as deputy. […]

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From the Archives: The Republican National Convention in San Diego made headlines 25 years ago

Bob Dole officially accepted the Republican presidential nomination at the GOP convention held in San Diego on August 15, 1996, 25 years ago today. Jack Kemp, San Diego’s quarterback in the early 1960s, was Dole’s running mate. Dole ultimately lost to President Clinton. The 1996 Republican National Convention was touted by civic cheerleaders as the […]

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MCHS Beta Club Attends National Convention – Greene Publishing, Inc.

Susanne Griffin Donor Six members of the MCHS Beta Club have qualified to attend the National Convention in Orlando. Skylar Kemp, DeAriel Allen and Kourtney Kegler attended the Beta Leadership Summit in October 2020. Their winning virtual presentation in the Service Snapshot Competition qualified the MCHS club to compete in the national championships. In addition, […]