About 11 Democratic Senators met with black Washington journalists primarily on issues pertaining to the black community. Outgoing Massachusetts’s Senator Mo Cowan moderated the hour and 20 minute event. Two topics dominated the session, Voting Rights and black unemployment On the anticipated Supreme Court decision on Voting Rights, Senator Chris Coons hopes SCOTUS upholds Voting Rights especially Section 5. He says we have to be prepared for “prompt and vigorous action”. The List of Senators contributing to the “conversation” include”: Senator Tom Harkin, Senator, Mary Landrieu, Senator Mark Warner, Senator Ben Cardin.
A Conversation Between Black Journalists and Democratic Senators on the Hill
June 13, 2013 By 1 Comment