Black lawmakers beat plan to kill affirmative action on U.S. campuses

May 1998
Jet;05/25/98, Vol. 93 Issue 26, p14
Reports on the rejection attempts of African American Republican member Representative J.C. Watts and John Lewis, the highest-ranked Democratic lawmaker of Georgia against affirmative action amendments in education. Information on a letter circulated to Congress members; How the Riggs Amendment functions.


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