Harkin: DOJ Civil Rights Nominee Would Have Been Confirmed If He Was White

March 6, 2014   // 0 Comments

  Ryan J. Reilly -Huffington Post WASHINGTON -- Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) took to the Senate floor Wednesday night to slam fellow senators for what he called their "shameful" vote to block the nomination of a respected civil rights lawyer to a top Justice Department post. Harkin, who has a law degree, said the vote against Debo Adegbile shows the Senate measures nominees according...

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