Senate Makes History By Confirming Loretta Lynch As U.S. Attorney General

April 23, 2015   // 0 Comments

Jennifer Bendery       -Huff Post Black Voices WASHINGTON -- Loretta Lynch was confirmed as U.S. attorney general on Thursday after months of GOP delays, making history by becoming the first African-American woman to hold the post. Lynch was confirmed in the Senate 56 to 43. All Democrats voted for her, along with 10 Republicans: Kelly Ayotte (N.H.), Thad Cochran (Miss.), Susan Collins (Main...

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