Blacks win control of school board in Mount Vernon, NY

May 1997
Jet;05/26/97, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p53
Reports that Afro-Americans won control of the Mount Vernon school board in New York in 1997. The support for the Afro-American candidates from The Coalition for the Empowerment of People of African Ancestry; The control of the school board for the past 50 years by the Italian Civic Association.


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