State of Greater Black Lafayette

State of Greater Black Lafayette

SOGBL Handouts - Statistical Data from Race Forum 9/19/09

SOGBL HANDOUTS - “Statistical Data”

ü      What is Racism?

ü      Reparations!

ü      The Sentencing Project - “Uneven Justice: State Rates of Incarceration By Race & Ethnicity by Marc Mauer and Ryan S. King   July 2007

ü      Educational Statics in Lafayette

ü      How Congress Voted - NAACP Federal Legislative Report Card on the 110th Congress 2007 – 2008

a)     United States Senate - On 26 issues selected by the NAACP on matters most  relative to African Americans

*  Mary Landrieu – A, 93%

 *  David Vitter – F, 14%

b)    US House of Representatives - On 40 issues selected by the NAACP on matters most relative to African Americans

1. Jindal (resigned 1/14/08) I

4. McCrery (F) 45%

1a. Scalise (Sworn in 5/7/08)

5. Alexander (F) 45%

2. Jefferson (A) 93%

6. Baker (resigned 2/2/08)

3. Melancon (B) 85%

6a. Cazayoux (sworn in 5/6/08)

 

7. Boustany (F) 48%

FOR FULL REPORTS, PLEASE REGISTER ON SITE & SUBMIT A REQUEST &/OR SIGN GUESTBOOK & REQUEST!

THANK YOU!