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Cynthia McKinney

Cynthia Ann McKinney is a former US Congresswoman and a member of the Green Party since 2007. As a member of the Democratic Party, she served six terms as a member of the United States House of Representatives. In 2008, the Green Party nominated McKinney for President of the United States. She is the first African-American woman to have represented Georgia in the House.
In the 1992 election, McKinney was elected in the newly re-created 11th District, and was re-elected in 1994. When her district was redrawn and renumbered due to the Supreme Court of the United States ruling in Miller v. Johnson, McKinney was easily elected from the new 4th District in the 1996 election, and was re-elected twice without substantive opposition.
McKinney was defeated by Denise Majette in the 2002 Democratic primary. Some people believe she was defeated because of Republican crossover voting in Georgia's ... » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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Runoffs planned in some Alabama races
2014-06-04
John Merrill of Tuscaloosa and former Montgomery County Probate Judge Reese McKinney will be in a runoff for the Republican nomination July 15. With 85 percent of the precincts reporting, Merrill polled 40 percent of the vote and ... BOARD OF EDUCATION ...
(Gadsden Times)
  1. Runoffs expected in some Alabama races
  2. Hottest races aren't at top of Alabama ballot

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Former Congresswoman, DeKalb Judge Disbarred
2014-03-29
She resigned from the judgeship in 2002 to run for the U.S. House of Representatives in Georgia's Fourth Congressional District, which is based in DeKalb County. Majette defeated incumbent Cynthia McKinney and served one term in Congress before she ...
(Patch.com)
  1. Ga. high court disbars former US representative

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Ex-congresswoman Majette disbarred
2014-03-28
DeKalb County voters elected Majette to Congress in 2002 after she defeated then-Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney in the Democratic primary. She resigned after one term to run for the U.S. Senate and lost to Republican Johnny Isakson in the general ...
(The Augusta Chronicle)
  1. State Supreme Court disbars former U.S. rep.
  2. In 4-2 Vote, Justices Disbar Former Judge, Congresswoman
  3. Georgia Supremes disbar Majette

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Recognising Women's Softball Legends
2014-03-14
Cynthia “Mother” Pratt sat in the gallery along with her former teammates - Auria Wood-Knowles, Linda Ford, Caroline Ferguson, Rhonda Colton, Sandra Wells, Candy DeGregory, Alice Wells, Barbara Knowles, Kay Moxey, Florence “Flo” Rolle, Earnestine ...
(Bahamas Tribune)
  1. Bahamas Female Softball Legends Honoured

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Anti-War Delegation to Syria. Ramsey Clark, Cynthia McKinney, Sara Flounders
2013-09-19
The anti-war movement is in a race with the Pentagon to stop the U.S. from its goal — pushed back momentarily — of going to war with Syria. This urgency is what made the International Action Center (IAC) send a delegation from the United States to Syria.
(Center for Research on Globalization)
  1. Former Congresswoman Lauds Syria's 'Free Health Care' After Meeting Assad
  2. US anti-war activists visit Syria

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Dennis Kucinich interviews Bashar Assad
2013-09-18
Palkot and Kucinich, a Fox News contributor, conducted the interview in Damascus during the visit of an American delegation that included former Attorney General Ramsey Clark and former congresswoman Cynthia McKinney. #President al-Assad gives an ...
(Politico (blog))
  1. Syria's Assad says his agreement to give up chemical arsenal is unconditional

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Two men arrested in killing of grandson of Malcolm X
2013-05-13
"I was saddened, stunned, shocked, to read about the murder of young Malcolm," former Georgia congresswoman Cynthia McKinney said. The former lawmaker had taken Shabazz under her wing, and he had traveled with her to Libya. "Many of my closest ...
(CNN)
  1. 2 arrested in death of Malcolm Shabazz, grandson of Malcolm X
  2. Two men arrested in killing of grandson of Malcolm X

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Grandson of Malcolm X Dies - Washington Informer
2013-05-11
"I was saddened, stunned, shocked, to read about the murder of young Malcolm," former Georgia congresswoman Cynthia McKinney, who had taken Shabazz under her wing and with whom he had traveled on a trip to Libya. "Many of my closest associates ...
(Washington Informer)
  1. Grandson of Malcolm X: Malcolm Shabazz's Suspicious Death
  2. The Tragedy of the Malcolm X Family: Grandson Malcolm Shabazz Killed in ...
  3. Malcolm Shabazz on 'Formula for a Public Assassination' - The Root

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Safe havens going away
2013-04-19
And — proving that not all nuts are on the shelves at Whole Foods — right-winger Alex Jones and left-winger Cynthia McKinney both hinted that somehow the government was involved. Many Americans talk about a war on obesity. How about a war on ...
(Morris Daily Herald)

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