State legislature

On Wednesday, March 8, 1961 Elvis Presley drove to Nashville, TN to be honored by the Tennessee Legislature at the Tennessee State Capitol. He was made an honorary colonel and gave a speech:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FxPi1dnyh-o This photo shows Elvis afterwards checking out Govenor Buford Ellington's mansion in Nashville, Tennessee after arriving with the govener's daughter, Ann Ellington. Photo by Gerald Holly/ The Tennessean

vinceveretts: “ Original Caption: “Elvis Presley is checking out the governor’s mansion after arriving with Ann Ellington, daughter of Gov. Buford Ellington, March Photo by Gerald Holly / The Tennessean.

Old State House, Boston National Historical Park, Boston, Massachusetts - Built in 1713, it was the seat of the Massachusetts legislature until 1798. One of the landmarks on Boston's Freedom Trail, it is the oldest surviving public building in Boston, and acts as a history museum operated by the Bostonian Society.

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Old State House, Boston National Historical Park, Boston, Massachusetts - Built in it was the seat of the Massachusetts legislature until One of the landmarks on Boston's Freedom Trail, it is the oldest surviving public building in Boston.

Separated: This image shows a neon sign, also in Mobile, Alabama, marking a separate entrance for African Americans encouraged by the Jim Crow laws

A country divided: Stunning photographs capture the lives of ordinary Americans during segregation in the Jim Crow south

Life under Segregation: Department Store, Mobile, Alabama, 1956 (photo courtesy of The Gordon Parks Foundation / Steidl)

Dr. Dorothy Lavinia Brown  was the first African American woman surgeon in the South.

Dorothy Lavinia Brown was a Bennett and Meharry alum who was the first African American woman surgeon in the South as well as the first African American woman to serve in the Tennessee state legislature.

Elvis at the Tennessee Capitol building in Nashville in March 1961.

Elvis at the Tennessee State Legislature, March Governor of Tennessee, Buford Ellington bestowed the title of honorary "Colonel" on Elvis.

North Carolina’s bill prohibits any city or county from creating new anti-discrimination laws. It’s similar to laws Tennessee and Arkansas. The idea here is that the narrow minded twisted cone heads of the state legislatures want to forbade cities within their state from given equal status to all people. This has been attempted in the fight for minimum wage as well, cities are excluded from determining their own minimum wage by state legislature. This is the result of outside money…

The cunning trick in North Carolina’s radical new anti-LGBT law

North Carolina’s bill prohibits any city or county from creating new anti-discrimination laws. It’s similar to laws Tennessee and Arkansas. The idea here is that the narrow minded twisted cone heads of the state legislatures want to forbade cities within their state from given equal status to all people. This has been attempted in the fight for minimum wage as well, cities are excluded from determining their own minimum wage by state legislature. This is the result of outside money…

MoveHub looked at factors like gender pay gap, political representation in the state legislature, equality in education, violence against women, and accessibility to health insurance.

Guess which state has the worst quality of life for women?

MoveHub looked at factors like gender pay gap, political representation in the state legislature, equality in education, violence against women, and accessibility to health insurance.

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