| May 2, 2018
Johnson spoke to members of the Austin African American Business Networking Association at their monthly meeting. The former teacher and union organizer defeated the incumbent, Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin, in the March 20 Democratic primary
| December 26, 2017
The event, hosted earlier this month by Small Business Majority and Accion, shared resources designed to help women and minority-owned businesses.
| November 25, 2016
Learn how to build stronger businesses or start new ones from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Nov. 26th at Sankofa Cultural Arts and Business Center.
| July 28, 2016
The Monroe Foundation will hold an informational session 10 a.m. July 30 at Austin Town Hall.
| October 4, 2013
29th Ward leader Deborah Graham urges residents to get involved in planning Austin’s future.
| September 16, 2013
The state lawmaker wants to encourage more businesses to open and operate on the West Side.
| July 4, 2011
State Rep. La Shawn Ford wants independence – and jobs – for all.
| August 18, 2010
Business owners must apply for the $750,000 fund in the next month.