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The first 100 days, by Marc H. Morial

The 77.5 million votes for President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris are the most ever cast for a presidential ticket, breaking the previous record set in 2008 for President Obama.

Helping the homeless

The year 2020 has been a trying time for most of us, with COVID-19 running rampant, among other things.

President-elect Biden needs Senate for climate change legislation

The November election has created a pathway — after a four-year detour — for President-elect Joe Biden to sign national legislation to address climate change. But the elec- tion may not have created a pathway for the legislation to reach ...

CARITAS shelter, program will give homeless women a new start

Re “CARITAS women’s shelter to open in December,” Free Press Nov. 12-14 edition:

Veterans Day

We take this moment to salute our nation’s veterans, the men and women who committed themselves to our nation’s defense — and to our liberty — through service in the Armed Forces.

Remain vigilant

Our concern about the growing spike in COVID-19 cases nationally was heightened by reports this week of the local spread of the coronavirus stemming from the election.

Roll up sleeves and get to work, by Julianne Malveaux

It took five days for the 2020 election to be called for former Vice President Joe Biden.

COVID-19 defeated Trump, by A. Peter Bailey

First, I must admit that my prediction of a Donald J. Trump victory in the 2020 presidential election was wrong.

Thank you, Black voters

As a student of the Constitution, I have had an appreciation of the true magnitude of the recent threat to America.

Some things are not deal-breakers

The drama, stress and tension that unfolded during this election have revealed an America that we have never seen before.

Former offenders need a fair chance at employment

For decades, employment after incarceration has been a growing debate.

Where we stand

The American nightmare isn’t over just yet.

Richmond elections

In the mayor’s race, unofficial results show Mayor Levar M. Stoney winning re-election by beating his four challengers in six of the city’s nine districts.

Selfless concern, by Dr. E. Faye Williams

An old axiom states that “the squeaky wheel gets the grease.” In other words, no one knows, cares or does anything about your pain or discomfort unless you are courageous enough to identify it.

Slipping through the COVID-19 cracks, by Julianne Malveaux

Economic recovery will be a long time coming. The Federal Reserve Bank says our coronavirus recession will last into 2021 and perhaps even into 2022. If a vaccine is developed, a distribu- tion plan still needs to be worked out.