J.C. Watts Wins High Post In GOP Leadership

December 1998
Jet;12/07/98, Vol. 95 Issue 2, p5
Examines J.C. Watts Jr.'s win of the post of Republican Conference Chairman in the fall of 1998. His win in 1994 of an Oklahoma congressional seat, making him the only Black to hold that position; His work as an ordained minister and past stint as a quarterback for the University of Oklahoma; His comments on his role as chairman.


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