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Wheeler Offers Summer Reading Program to Keep Kids Educationally Active Over Summer - http://www.barbarawheeler.org/2015/06/wheeler-offers-summer-reading-program.html

Wheeler Offers Summer Reading Program to Keep Kids Educationally Active Over Summer - http://www.barbarawheeler.org/2015/06/wheeler-offers-summer-reading-program.html

Barbara Jordan (1936–1996) The Texan was the first African-American woman to preside over a legislative body in America when she was elected president pro tempore of the Texas Senate, and went on to serve in the House of Representatives from 1973 to 1979 and become the first African-American keynote speaker at a Democratic National Convention. She became famous during the Watergate scandal when she declared, as a freshman member of the judiciary committee

Barbara Jordan (1936–1996) The Texan was the first African-American woman to preside over a legislative body in America when she was elected president pro tempore of the Texas Senate, and went on to serve in the House of Representatives from 1973 to 1979 and become the first African-American keynote speaker at a Democratic National Convention. She became famous during the Watergate scandal when she declared, as a freshman member of the judiciary committee

Barbara Charline Jordan (February 21, 1936 – January 17, 1996) was an American politician and a leader of the Civil Rights movement. She was the first African American elected to the Texas Senate after Reconstruction and the first southern black female elected to the United States House of Representatives. She received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, among numerous other honors. On her death she became the first African-American woman to be buried in the Texas State Cemetery.

Barbara Charline Jordan (February 21, 1936 – January 17, 1996) was an American politician and a leader of the Civil Rights movement. She was the first African American elected to the Texas Senate after Reconstruction and the first southern black female elected to the United States House of Representatives. She received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, among numerous other honors. On her death she became the first African-American woman to be buried in the Texas State Cemetery.

Wheeler Introduces Bill to Consolidate Electoral Boards and Reduce Costs - http://www.barbarawheeler.org/2017/02/wheeler-introduces-bill-to-consolidate.html

Wheeler Introduces Bill to Consolidate Electoral Boards and Reduce Costs - http://www.barbarawheeler.org/2017/02/wheeler-introduces-bill-to-consolidate.html

Rep. Bellock, women legislators celebrate "Go Red Day" - http://www.repbellock.com/2017/02/rep-bellock-women-legislators-celebrate.html

Rep. Bellock, women legislators celebrate "Go Red Day" - http://www.repbellock.com/2017/02/rep-bellock-women-legislators-celebrate.html

Wheeler Joins COWL to Raise Awareness About Heart Disease - http://www.barbarawheeler.org/2017/02/wheeler-joins-cowl-to-raise-awareness.html

Wheeler Joins COWL to Raise Awareness About Heart Disease - http://www.barbarawheeler.org/2017/02/wheeler-joins-cowl-to-raise-awareness.html

Barbara Jordan was a U.S. congressional representative from Texas and was the first African American congresswoman to come from the Deep South.

Barbara Jordan was a U.S. congressional representative from Texas and was the first African American congresswoman to come from the Deep South.

Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif. (Photo: Jason Reed/Reuters): More than 40 House Democrats to skip Trump’s inauguration

Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif. (Photo: Jason Reed/Reuters): More than 40 House Democrats to skip Trump’s inauguration

Wheeler Looks to Criminal Justice Reform Following State of the State - http://www.barbarawheeler.org/2017/01/wheeler-looks-to-criminal-justice.html

Wheeler Looks to Criminal Justice Reform Following State of the State - http://www.barbarawheeler.org/2017/01/wheeler-looks-to-criminal-justice.html

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