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Watch Your Mail for Economic Impact Payment Cards

January 19, 2021 The Treasury Department and the IRS are issuing millions of second Economic Impact Payments by prepaid debit card to speed delivery of the payments to as many people as possible. If the Get My Payment tool on IRS.gov shows a date that a recipient’s payment was mailed, they should watch their mail for either a paper check or…

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A Message From Dr. King, Listen

  Before the Pilgrim Father’s landed at Plymouth, we were here. Before Thomas Jefferson etched across the pages of history the words I just  quoted, we were here. Before the beautiful words of The Star-Spangled Banner were written, we were here. And for more than two  centuries our forbearers labored here without wages. They made…

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State Selects Black LA Firm to Disburse $500 Million in COVID Relief Grants

By Tanu Henry | California Black Media  The State of California announced that it has selected a Black-led-and-operated financial firm in Los Angeles to act as the intermediary charged with disbursing $500 million in COVID-19 grants to California small businesses and non-profits. The California Office of The Small Business Advocate (CalOSBA), which operates under the…

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If It Was Only About Our Health and the Pandemic, But It’s Not

The Southern Truth   By Gloria Zuurveen Editor-in-Chief Here we are in my life time in the midst of a pandemic. Lives are in shambles due to the change of the landscape since the onslaught of the virus which hit America on March 11, 2020, it was the day, not many will forget and yet…

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Jetdoc And Rick Ross Announce Strategic Partnership

ATLANTA-PRNewswire–Jetdoc, a revolutionary digital healthcare platform that connects you with a licensed healthcare professional in minutes, today announced a strategic partnership with hip-hop superstar and entrepreneur William Leonard Roberts II, known professionally as Rick Ross, to sign on as a spokesperson, investor and advisor. In his new role with Jetdoc, Rick Ross will appear in creative campaigns, digital and television…

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