TITLE

Herman job wait stirs `race card' attacks on Senate

PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Jet;3/17/97, Vol. 91 Issue 17, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the nomination of Alexis Herman for US Labor Secretary. Her chances of confirmation as a black woman; The role of Senator Trent Lott; Controversy surrounding the delay of Labor Committee Chairman Senator James M. Jeffords
ACCESSION #
9703311057

 

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