Bruce S. Gordon

Bruce S. Gordon

Bruce Scott Gordon is an African American business executive who spent most of his career with Verizon and currently serves as a corporate director of CBS, Northrop Grumman, and Tyco International. He was selected in June 2005 to head the NAACP, a major American civil rights organization. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Bruce S. Gordon has 18 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2000 Forum as an Official for the Bell Atlantic. The year with the most videos was 2006 with 11 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2005 with an average of 2,216 views per program. Most appearances with Julian Bond (4), Dennis C. Hayes (4), Mel Watt (3). Most common tags: African Americans, Civil Rights, Race Relations.

Appearances by Title:c. July 14, 2005 - Present President and CEO, NAACP Videos: 17 c. January 13, 2000 - Present Official, Verizon Communications Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • State of the Black Union 2007, Afternoon Session

    State of the Black Union 2007, Afternoon Session

    Leaders in education, public policy, religion, and black communities discussed the future impact of African Americans on Western culture, the…

  • Anti-Poverty Policies

    Anti-Poverty Policies

    Bruce Gordon talked about policies and programs to fight poverty. Topics involved U.S. Census poverty thresholds, class and…

  • Immigration Rally

    Immigration Rally

    The National Capital Immigration Coalition held a rally on the National Mall. The protest was billed by immigration rights…

  • NAACP Tax-Exempt Status

    NAACP Tax-Exempt Status

    Officials of the NAACP announced the findings of the Internal Revenue Service investigation into the NAACP’s tax-exempt…

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