As part of an ongoing engagement with presidential candidates to develop am agenda for social, racial and economic justice, the National Urban League this week the leaders of nine historic civil rights groups for briefings with presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.
These are the first in a series of briefings. All of the presidential candidates have been invited to participate.
News Coverage of the Briefings:
MSNBC: Courting the black vote
New York Times: Bernie Sanders Takes His Turn Meeting With Civil Rights Leaders
CBS9 Washington: Sanders and Clinton working to court black voters
Politic365: Civil Rights Leaders to Meet With Sanders
Augusta Free Press: Sanders stresses economy, voting rights, courts in meeting with black leaders