TITLE

Ex-Justice Thurgood Marshall swears in veep Al Gore; blacks join White House staff

PUB. DATE
February 1993
SOURCE
Jet;2/1/93, Vol. 83 Issue 14, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the inaugural swearing-in ceremony of Vice President Al Gore and the appointment of Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall's son, Thurgood Marshall Jr., as an administrative aide on Gore's staff at the White House. Marshall's career as a Supreme Court justice; Blacks named as key members of President Bill Clinton's staff; Alexis Herman named assistant to the president for public liaison; Other blacks named to staff positions; More.
ACCESSION #
9302090058

 

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