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Connie Schultz takes on Rush Limbaugh at journalists' recognition forum by the Akron League of Women Voters, Sen Brown, Plain Dealer editor attend

League of Women Voters Akron Area Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist Connie Schultz Schultz and her husband, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) Cleveland Plain Dealer Newspaper Editor Debra Adams Simmons By Kathy Wray Coleman, Editor of Cleveland Urban News.Com and The Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com ( ) and ( ) AKRON, Ohio-Debra Adams Simmons, the first Black female editor of the Cleveland Plain Dealer Newspaper, was among 22 Akron and Cleveland area journalists recognized at a Women in Journalism Luncheon sponsored by the Akron Press Club and the League of Women Voters Akron Area on Sat. that featured nationally known journalist Connie Schultz as the keynote speaker with her doting husband, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH), in attendance. (Editor's note: Read the names of the other 21 recipients of recognition for journalistic excellence at the end of this article). Held at the Fairlawn Country Club in A