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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.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/100_Greatest_African_Americans

Greatest African Americans is a biographical dictionary of one hundred historically great Black ... "significance in the general progress of African- Americans toward full equality in the American social and political system"; "self- sacrifice and a ...

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

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 interviewed by Robert ...

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. Revels and Amelia Boynton. View full ... Military Leader. (1856– 1940).

thegrio.com/2016/02/29/slideshow-the-top-25-most-influential-black-american-leaders-of-all-time

Feb 29, 2016 ... Even as an African-American sits in the most powerful position in our nation, there are those who ask if African-American leadership is in crisis.

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

Nov 29, 2016 ... 7 African-American Politicians Who Will Rise in the Era of Trump ... She has already demonstrated leadership in Florida around justice and ...

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 ...

www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2016/06/28/blacks-have-made-gains-in-u-s-political-leadership-but-gaps-remain

Jun 28, 2016 ... Data from the past 50 years reveal the upward yet uneven trajectory of black political leadership in America. In 1965, there were no blacks in ...