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Rawlings: Confederate monuments will come down soon

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, in the hours after the rally against racism and in favor of removing Confederate monuments from public spaces, declared that those monuments in Dallas will be coming down soon. In a Facebook post at...

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Special delivery

BE MY VALENTINE  |  Paula Blackmon, right, chief of staff for Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, accepts a bag containing more than 400 Valentine’s Day cards addressed to Rawlings from Daniel Cates, left, North Texas regional...

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With friends like Mike, who needs enemies?

As Rawlings continues to dig in his heels on marriage pledge, Prop 8 ruling serves as reminder of the impact one mayor can have   With all the jubilation this week surrounding the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision...

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Rawlings won’t budge on marriage pledge

Dallas mayor says decision not to sign document puts him in position to advocate for LGBT equality among religious conservatives JOHN WRIGHT  |  Senior Editor wright@dallasvoice.com Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings said this week that...

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Cedar Springs gets flashier

Crosswalk lights, signs represent 1st phase of pedestrian safety plan DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com City crews have begun implementing a three-part plan to make Cedar Springs safer for pedestrians with the...

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Rawlings to meet with LGBT leaders

Protest planned outside City Hall over mayor’s refusal to sign marriage pledge JOHN WRIGHT  |  Senior Editor wright@dallasvoice.com Activists from GetEQUAL plan a rally outside Dallas City Hall on Friday night, Jan. 27 to call...

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Rawlings ‘personally’ supports marriage

Dallas mayor won’t sign pledge but says gay couples should have the right to wed JOHN WRIGHT  |  Senior Editor wright@dallasvoice.com Although he declined to sign a pledge in support of same-sex marriage this week, Dallas Mayor...

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Rawlings campaign staffer declares victory

It doesn’t take a CEO to decipher these numbers. Mike Rawlings chats with campaign staffer Paula Blackmon on the patio of the Meddlesome Moth a few moments ago. Just arrived at the Meddlesome Moth in the Design District,...

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Rawlings, Kunkle headed to Oak Cliff for debate

Dallas mayoral candidates David Kunkle, left, and Mike Rawlings Any of you didn’t get answers to all your questions at Dallas Voice’s LGBT mayoral runoff forum — and those of you who might have stayed home due to the...

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Light a Fire tonight at The Mac

Time to light a fire under people When a group of friends came together to take a stance against bullying, Light a Fire was born. Now they hope to encourage many others to continue to raise awareness and educate on the issue....

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FEEDBACK: Why I’m supporting Kunkle

Why I’m supporting Kunkle Thank you for the in-depth expose on the three major mayoral candidates (“Decision in Dallas,” Dallas Voice, April 8). While there are different opinions regarding the candidates, David Kunkle is...

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