Ohio Legislative Black Caucus http://wcbe.org en Voter Rights Bill Announced During MLK Celebration http://wcbe.org/post/voter-rights-bill-announced-during-mlk-celebration <p><span lang="EN">The Ohio Legislative Black Caucus, along with clergy and civil rights leaders, are backing an Ohio constitutional amendment guaranteeing certain voter protections. Fri, 17 Jan 2014 12:15:40 +0000 Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio & Associated Press 49680 at http://wcbe.org Pinkney Passes Away http://wcbe.org/post/pinkney-passes-away <p><span lang="EN">Cleveland political strategist and civil rights activist Arnold Pinkney, who helped elect Ohio's first African-American congressman and managed Democrat Jesse Jackson's 1984 presidential campaign, died Monday at a hospice at the age of 84. Tue, 14 Jan 2014 11:45:20 +0000 Jim Letizia & Associated Press 49511 at http://wcbe.org Opponents Of "Stand Your Ground" Law Rally At Statehouse http://wcbe.org/post/opponents-stand-your-ground-law-rally-statehouse <p><font face="ARIAL" size="3"><font face="ARIAL" size="3">Opponents of a plan to enact Florida&#39;s &quot;Stand Your Ground&quot; law in Ohio held a protest at the Statehouse yesterday. Thu, 03 Oct 2013 11:03:53 +0000 Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio 44218 at http://wcbe.org Legislative Black Caucus Announces Priorities http://wcbe.org/post/legislative-black-caucus-announces-priorities <P><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL>African-American state lawmakers have compiled a list of what they want the legislature to accomplish to improve the lives of black Ohioans. Fri, 15 Feb 2013 11:08:21 +0000 Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio 30736 at http://wcbe.org