House, Senate Further Discussion of Reparations

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas, right, speaks during a hearing about reparation for the descendants of slaves before the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, June 19, 2019. Looking on is Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

There is an effort to hold a discussion on the issue of reparations for the descendants of African slaves in this country.  AURN White House Correspondent April Ryan spoke with Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) and Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA) about the House hearing on H.R.40 Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act.

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