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Congressional Black Caucus Chairperson Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge of Ohio calls America's 'War on Poverty' a 'war on the poor,' she takes on House Speaker John Boehner, also of Ohio, for pushing cuts to programs to the poor on 50th anniversary of the 'War on Poverty'

U.S. Representative Marcia L. Fudge (D-Ohio), a Warrensville Heights Democrat whose largely Black 11th congressional district includes parts of the cities of Cleveland and Akron, Ohio, and suburban parts of Cuyahoga and Summit counties. Rep. Fudge is also chair of the Congressional Black Caucus of Blacks in Congress U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), a Republican whose eighth congressional district includes suburban areas of Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio By Kathy Wray Coleman,  Editor-in-Chief, Cleveland Urban News. Com and The Cleveland Urban News.Com Blog, O hio's Most Read Online Black Newspaper and Newspaper Blog  .    ( ) /   ( ) K athy Wray Coleman is  a community activist and 20 year investigative journalist who trained for 17 years at the Call and Post Newspaper, Ohio's Black press with  print  newspapers  in Cleveland, Cincinnati and Columbus, Ohio WAS