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NAACP Names Interim President, CEO

The NAACP has selected a former House of Representatives clerk as an interim president and CEO while the organization seeks a new leader.

10/22/2013

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NAACP Preparing Committee To Search For New CEO

Leaders of the nation’s largest civil rights group pledged to continue fighting for voting rights, health care, a higher minimum wage and immigration reform, even as the NAACP begins searching for a new president and CEO.

09/10/2013

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NAACP President Ben Jealous To Step Down This Year

Benjamin Jealous, the president and CEO of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, said Sunday that he plans to step down by the end of the year.

09/08/2013

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NAACP Discusses Its Support Of Same-Sex Marriage

The NAACP passed a resolution this weekend to support marriage equality as part of its commitment to equal protection under the law.

05/21/2012

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