TITLE

Record high of 60-plus blacks working with Clinton at White House

PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
Jet;03/30/98, Vol. 93 Issue 18, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Remarks on the large number of black presidential aides working at the Clinton White House. How Clinton's policy of opening up government posts for minorities and women extends beyond just Cabinet-level and other substantial positions.
ACCESSION #
416069

 

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