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Kamala Harris Names New Press Secretary

Kamala Harris Names New Press Secretary

Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) has named Meaghan Lynch as her new Press Secretary. Lynch was most recently the Communications Director and Counsel for Congressman G. K. Butterfield (D-NC), where she developed the office’s overall messaging strategy and served as the primary spokesperson for the office. The North Carolina native is a Co-Organizer of the Black Women’s Congressional Alliance. She’s also a member of the Maryland State Bar. The 2011 North Carolina State University graduate earned her law degree at Howard University. More about her here.

Carlos Curbelo Launches New Group Amidst Mayoral Run Rumors 

Carlos Curbelo Launches New Group Amidst Mayoral Run Rumors 

Warner Bros Studio Exec Accused of Promising Acting Roles for Sex Steps Down

Warner Bros Studio Exec Accused of Promising Acting Roles for Sex Steps Down