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  • Report on Minority Voters
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    Report on Minority Voters

    The panelists discuss the findings of a new report, “Protecting Minority Voters,” and how these findings will affect the civil rights community. They also talked about their experiences at…

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  • Police Brutality in Minority Communities
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    Police Brutality in Minority Communities

    Caucus members met to address the issue of police brutality. They heard testimonial accounts of brutality from a number of persons, and concluded with recommendations for solutions.

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  • Successful AsianAmerican Role Models
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    Successful Asian-American Role Models

    Asian-American professionals spoke about their success and the personal influences and values which helped them succeed. After their remarks, they answered questions from the audience.

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  • Civil Rights Division Oversight
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    Civil Rights Division Oversight

    Subcomittee members heard testimony regarding the civil rights division of the Justice Department. Justice Department officials and civil rights advocates talked about the activities of the…

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  • Justice Department Weekly Briefing
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    Justice Department Weekly Briefing

    The attorney general announced that she is setting up a task force to focus on the worsening problem of modern-day slavery in the U.S. She and Justice and Labor Department officials…

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  • Justice Brennan Tribute
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    Justice Brennan Tribute

    Legal scholars and others gathered to celebrate the constitutional legacy of Justice William Brennan. Assistant Attorney General Lee said that Brennan stressed that a fundamental purpose of the…

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  • Justice Department Civil Rights Division
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    Justice Department Civil Rights Division

    Subcommittee members heard testimony from Acting Assistant Attorney General Lee and legal experts regarding the civil rights division of the Justice Department. They talked about civil…

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  • Assistant Attorney General Appointment
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    Assistant Attorney General Appointment

    President Clinton announced that he had named Bill Lann Lee as acting Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights. He stated that he hoped this would allow Mr. Lee to prove himself in order…

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  • Assistant Attorney General Nomination
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    Assistant Attorney General Nomination

    After meeting with House Democrats, Mr. Lee and several Democratic representatives spoke briefly with reporters. They stressed their support for his nomination and presidential action to…

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  • Civil Rights Division 40th Anniversary
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    Civil Rights Division 40th Anniversary

    The Department of Justice celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Civil Rights Division. Deputy Attorney General Holder hosted the event, whose participants included Attorney General Reno and Mr.…

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  • Assistant Attorney General Confirmation
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    Assistant Attorney General Confirmation

    Committee members heard testimony from Mr. Lee, President Clinton’s nominee for Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights. Mr. Lee testified about his background as a civil rights…

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