Tag:G.K. Butterfield

  • Clinton Pushes Bigger Federal Role For Education In Durham Stop

    Standing alongside some of North Carolina’s most influential black elected officials at Hillside High School, Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton promised Thursday to shred barriers to minority achievement, protect voting rights, and partner with schools to improve education. The former secretary of state and U.S. senator from New York vilified the National Rifle…

  • Butterfield, Watt Silent on Kambon

    WASHINGTON — Two North Carolina congressmen who were quick to criticize former U.S. Secretary of Education Bill Bennett for comments he made on his nationally syndicated radio show in September about aborting black babies have refused to comment on a statement made by a former NCSU professor that all white…