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Republican candidates for president debate in Cleveland on the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act, Ohio Governor John Kasich gets heaviest amount of applause, Trump dominates spotlight....Jeb Bush pushes school vouchers and vows to destroy teachers unions....Ohio Democratic Party Chairman David Pepper tells Cleveland Urban News.Com that he "heard nothing from the candidates that Ohio families care about like jobs, increasing wages, and better communities and better schools".... The Greater Cleveland Immigrant Support Network rallies outside of the debate for Immigrants and against Trump and the Republican policies on immigration reform........By Field Reporter Johnette Jernigan and Editor Kathy Wray Coleman of Cleveland Urban News.Com, Ohio's leader in Black digital news

Top row from left:  Former governor Jeb Bush of Florida,  Dr. Ben Carson,  New Jersey  Gov Chis Christie, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, and former governor  Mike Huckabee of Arkansas. Bottom  row from left: Ohio Gov. John Kasich, Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky, Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida, Real Estate Mogul Donald Trump, and Wisconsin Gov. Scott. Walker The Rev Dr.  Martin Luther King  Jr. celebrates after then president Lyndon Johnson signs the Voting Rights Act of 1965 into law.  Ohio Democratic Party Chairman David Pepper Community activist and Greater Cleveland Immigrant Support Network President Don Bryant By Field Reporter Johnette Jerigan and Editor Kathy Wray Coleman, editor-in-chief, Cleveland Urban News. Com and the Cleveland Urban News.Com Blog, Ohio's Most Read Online Black Newspaper and Newspaper Blog. Tel: 216-659-0473. Email:  editor@clevelandurbannews.com . Jernigan has been a staff reporter for Cleveland Urban News.Com since 2012.