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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_African-American_United_States_Senators

The United States Senate has had ten African-American elected or appointed office holders. ..... Distinguished African American Political and Governmental Leaders. Oryx Press. ISBN 9781573561266. Lynch, Matthew (2012). Before Obama: A ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African_Americans_in_the_United_States_Congress

The first African Americans to serve in the United States Congress were Republicans elected ..... ISBN 0-674-01169-4; Haskins, James. Distinguished African American Political and Governmental Leaders. Phoenix, Arizona: Oryx Press, 1999.

www.theroot.com/7-african-american-politicians-who-will-rise-in-the-era-1790857967

Nov 29, 2016 ... ... the national political stage, including the following African Americans. ... Black Caucus in history—50 members—will be one of the leaders of ...

www.bet.com/news/photos/2009/01/newsflipbookbhm09top25blacksinpoltics.html

Feb 11, 2009 ... He is the personal aide, or body man, to U.S. President Barack Obama. Love applied for an internship on Capitol Hill in 2006. He was ...

www.biography.com/people/groups/african-american-firsts-government-politics

Explore Biography.com's collection of pioneering African Americans in government and politics, including Alexander Lucius Twilight, Carol Moseley Braun, Hiram R. ... Mrs. Amelia Boynton, Integration Leader w. poster of George Wallace.

theundefeated.com/features/the-undefeated-44-most-influential-black-americans-in-history

Feb 9, 2017 ... Our select #Undefeated44 list has been unwrapped. Check the receipts of why we feel these black Americans shook up the world.

www.washingtonpost.com/politics/21-notable-african-american-firsts-in-politics/2017/02/15/be64d774-f0cb-11e6-9973-c5efb7ccfb0d_gallery.html

Feb 15, 2017 ... Leaders who broke barriers as lawmakers, governors and president.

www.history.com/topics/american-civil-war/black-leaders-during-reconstruction

One of the most important aspects of Reconstruction was the active participation of African Americans (including thousands of former slaves) in the political, ...

www.u-s-history.com/pages/h3736.html

The role of Important and Famous African Americans in the history of the United States of America. ... Political leader, educator, author. 1856-1915. One of the ...