Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights

The Senate Judiciary Committee held a confirmation hearing for Deval Patrick, President Clinton’s choice to head the Civil Rights division… read more

The Senate Judiciary Committee held a confirmation hearing for Deval Patrick, President Clinton’s choice to head the Civil Rights division at the Department of Justice. Mr. Patrick is a native of Chicago. He is a graduate of Harvard college and Harvard law shool. After graduation, he clerked for Judge Stephen Reinhardt on the U.S. Court of Appeals. Mr. Patrick then worked for the NAACP Legal Defense Fund and for the Boston law firm of Hill and Barlow. On February 2nd, President Clinton announced the nomination of the 37 year old Boston lawyer to the position of Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights. Mr. Patrick is the 3rd candidate for the position, the previous two, Lani Guinier and John Payton withdrew their names from consideration. close

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Program ID:
55158-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 11, 1994 | 1:39am EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Mar 13, 1994 | 2:25pm EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Mar 11, 1994 | 1:39am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 11, 1994 | 6:07am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 12, 1994 | 7:41pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 13, 1994 | 2:40am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 13, 1994 | 4:54am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 13, 1994 | 2:25pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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