TITLE

White House apologizes to black woman lawmaker denied admission to White House ceremony

PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
Jet;05/25/98, Vol. 93 Issue 26, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the apology extended to Georgia's first African American congresswoman Representative Cynthia A. McKinney from the White House, after being discriminated against by being denied admission to the White House, for a welcoming ceremony for the Prime Minister of Italy. Reference to a letter of protest sent to President Bill Clinton; Statements from White House spokesman Joe Lockhart.
ACCESSION #
650644

 

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