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Attorney Michael Coard of Heeding Cheyney's Call rallies with supporters outside of Gov. Tom Wolf's Philadelphia headquarters on Tuesday morning at 110 N. 8th St. — ABDUL SULAYMAN/TRIBUNE CHIEF PHOTOGRAPHER
Congressman Dwight Evans speaks during the Heeding Cheyney's Call rally outside of Gov. Tom Wolf's Philadelphia headquarters on Tuesday morning at 110 N. 8th St. — ABDUL SULAYMAN/TRIBUNE CHIEF PHOTOGRAPHER
Heeding Cheyney’s Call held a rally outside of Gov. Tom Wolf’s Philadelphia headquarters today to demand the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education fix the historic, all Black institution.
“We’re pleased with what the governor has done so far, but the governor’s support early on was him seeing smoke at Cheyney,” said attorney Michael Coard of Heeding Cheyney’s Call and a 1982 alumnus of the school. “Now it’s house is on fire with flames engulfing. The stuff he did before was good, but now more has to be done because the problem is bigger. We expect the governor to continue to …