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Roger Wilkins, civil rights champion in government and journalism, dies at 85

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On Friday, March 24, 2017, the so-called “American Health Care Act” (AHCA) was officially pulled from consideration by the Congress

Image for Roger Wilkins, civil rights champion in government and journalism, dies at 85

Roger W. Wilkins, a ranking Justice Department official during the 1960s who later composed Pulitzer Prize-winning editorials about the Watergate scandal for The Washington Post and wrote unsparingly about the conflicts and burdens he experienced as a black man in positions of influence, died March 26 at a nursing home in Kensington, Md. He was 85.

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On March 16, 2017, the Executive Committee of the NAACP National Board of Directors voted to follow the recommendation of the Legal Committee of the NAACP National Board of Directors and oppose the nomination of Judge Gorsuch.

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