Ghenete Wright Muir, Sunrise attorney and former Vice-Chair of the city’s Planning & Zoning Advisory Board, qualified today to run for the Group B City Commission Seat. The election will be held on March 10th, 2009.
United States Congresswoman Frederica Wilson has received the Friend of Haiti Award for her work on behalf of the Haitian community - both in the Caribbean nation and South Florida. The award was presented here during Haiti’s “Week of the Diaspora” last month. “It is a humbling honor to be recognized for my work on behalf of the Haitian people, and I will continue to be there for them as they rebuild,” said Wilson.
Rep. Hazelle RogersWith job creation and retention at the top of their agenda for the 2010 session of the Florida Legislature, Florida House members voted unanimously in support of House Bill 7033, a measure that aims to recharge Florida’s economy by giving businesses immediate relief from unemployment compensation tax increases.
Vice Chairwoman Audrey M. Edmonson emphasized the importance of voting at "The Black Church Votes: From Motivation to Mobilization," held April 29, 2012 at the 93rd Street Community Baptist Church. 
In the midst of a historic Presidential Inauguration, more than 250 of the nation’s mayors, led by U.S. Conference of Mayors President Miami, FL, Mayor Manny Diaz, have gathered at the Capitol Hilton in Washington, D.C. for the 77thWinter Meeting of The U.S. Conference of Mayors to discuss national priorities and the proposed Obama Economic Recovery Plan.