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Marc Morial Outlines Urban League Programs to Foster Black Woman-Owned Businesses In Senate Testimony

Marc Morial today testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship panel entitled “Strengthening the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem for Minority Women.” During his remarks, Morial underscored the important role Black woman-owned businesses play in the U.S. economic recovery and competitiveness.

THE STATE OF BLACK AMERICA 2013

The National Urban League’s State of Black America report released today concludes that despite social and economic gains, the African-American equality gap with whites has changed little since 1963.

State of Black America, Redeem the Dream: Jobs Rebuild America

The 37th edition of the State of Black America, Redeem the Dream: Jobs Rebuild America commemorates the milestones that have occurred in black history in the 50 years since the height of the civil rights movement. This year’s publication features essays by an esteemed group of thought-leaders from leading corporations, not-for-profit organizations, academia and news media, as well as members of the President’s cabinet and federal lawmakers.

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