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KERA North Texas
3 Reasons We Care About Politicians' Taxescharitable donation and speculation that Nixon had tried to game the tax system
3 Reasons We Care About Politicians' Taxes
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 days ago
charitable donation and speculation that Nixon had tried to game the tax system, according to a paper prepared for the United States Capitol Historical Society. (This happened around the same time as the Watergate investigation but was a... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Fernanda Herrera: Co-founder of Latino Student Organization at Samford; working to change stereotypesBirmingham Times Fernanda Herrera (Ariel Worthy, The Birmingham Times) Fernan
Fernanda Herrera: Co-founder of Latino Student Organization at Samford; working to change stereotypes
The Birmingham Times / Posted 15 days ago
Birmingham Times Fernanda Herrera (Ariel Worthy, The Birmingham Times) Fernanda Herrera never thought she’d be inside the United States Capitol. Herrera was one of 38 Latino students who attended an eight-week internship with the Congressional... Read more
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BlackNews.com
PHEN’s 12th Annual African American Prostate Cancer Disparity Summit To Take Place September 15-16, 2016 On Capitol Hill And At The Washington Convention CenterAnnual “African American Prostate Cancer Disparity Summit,” on Thursday, Septem
PHEN’s 12th Annual African American Prostate Cancer Disparity Summit To Take Place September 15-16, 2016 On Capitol Hill And At The Washington Convention Center
BlackNews.com / Posted 15 days ago
Annual “African American Prostate Cancer Disparity Summit,” on Thursday, September 15th, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., at the United States Capitol Visitors Center, (Room HVC 201AB) and on Friday, September 16th, at the Washington Convention Center... Read more
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Daily Record
A new beginning at Vinnie’s Pizzeria & Ristorante in BoontonFrelinghuysen (R-11th District) sent along his special congratulations as well
A new beginning at Vinnie’s Pizzeria & Ristorante in Boonton
Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
Frelinghuysen (R-11th District) sent along his special congratulations as well as an American flag that has flown over the United States Capitol. Taken over by Chopra after being put up for sale by the previous owner, who wished to pursue a... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Camp focused on Middle East peace shifts aim to divided US[FILE] An exterior photograph of the United States Capitol Building in Washingt
Camp focused on Middle East peace shifts aim to divided US
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 19 days ago
[FILE] An exterior photograph of the United States Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. [FILE] An exterior photograph of the United States Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. OTISFIELD, Maine (AP) _ The nation’s divide has become bad enough that a... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
How presidents have aged while in officeClinton's predecessor, President George H.W. Bush, seen here taking the oath of
How presidents have aged while in office
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 22 days ago
Clinton's predecessor, President George H.W. Bush, seen here taking the oath of office during inaugural ceremonies at the United States Capitol on Jan. 20, 1989. Bush was 64 years old in this photo. And here's a look at President George H.W. Bush... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
How presidents have aged while in officeClinton's predecessor, President George H.W. Bush, seen here taking the oath of
How presidents have aged while in office
KTXS Abilene / Posted 22 days ago
Clinton's predecessor, President George H.W. Bush, seen here taking the oath of office during inaugural ceremonies at the United States Capitol on Jan. 20, 1989. Bush was 64 years old in this photo. And here's a look at President George H.W. Bush... Read more
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KECI Missoula
How presidents have aged while in officeClinton's predecessor, President George H.W. Bush, seen here taking the oath of
How presidents have aged while in office
KECI Missoula / Posted 22 days ago
Clinton's predecessor, President George H.W. Bush, seen here taking the oath of office during inaugural ceremonies at the United States Capitol on Jan. 20, 1989. Bush was 64 years old in this photo. And here's a look at President George H.W. Bush... Read more
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The Forward
Famous Bernie Bro Pushes Swing State Voters Toward Hillaryit at a Sanders rally in New York City. In April, Cohen and Greenfield were ar
Famous Bernie Bro Pushes Swing State Voters Toward Hillary
The Forward / Posted 25 days ago
it at a Sanders rally in New York City. In April, Cohen and Greenfield were arrested for protesting on the steps of the United States Capitol. The event, organized by Democracy Awakening, called to end the influence of big money in politics,... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 29 days ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 29 days ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
The search for the U.S Capitol Christmas Treethe 1970's, the forest service has picked the Capitol Christmas Tree. A tree th
The search for the U.S Capitol Christmas Tree
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 29 days ago
the 1970's, the forest service has picked the Capitol Christmas Tree. A tree that will be placed on the west lawn of the United States Capitol Building in Washington D.C. "It's got to be good all the way around. So I'm looking for that nice... Read more
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KTVB Boise
The search for the U.S Capitol Christmas Treethe 1970's, the forest service has picked the Capitol Christmas Tree. A tree th
The search for the U.S Capitol Christmas Tree
KTVB Boise / Posted 29 days ago
the 1970's, the forest service has picked the Capitol Christmas Tree. A tree that will be placed on the west lawn of the United States Capitol Building in Washington D.C. "It's got to be good all the way around. So I'm looking for that nice... Read more
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International Business Times
Bill O'Reilly met with fury over 'well-fed' slaves who built the White House comments Association, both enslaved and free African-Americans provided "the bulk of the
Bill O'Reilly met with fury over 'well-fed' slaves who built the White House comments
International Business Times / Posted 29 days ago
Association, both enslaved and free African-Americans provided "the bulk of the labour that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Slaves were tasked with cutting the stone for the White House... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Cornerstone to be laid at High PlainsGeorge Washington, led the ceremony for what may have been the first cornerston
Cornerstone to be laid at High Plains
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 29 days ago
George Washington, led the ceremony for what may have been the first cornerstone to be laid in America, one at the United States Capitol in 1793. Originally, cornerstones were large stones placed in the northeast corner of the building,... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 30 days ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The truth about the White House and its history of slaverythey "turned to African Americans -- enslaved and free -- to provide the bulk o
The truth about the White House and its history of slavery
Chicago Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
they "turned to African Americans -- enslaved and free -- to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Construction on the president's home, the site notes, began in... Read more
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The Morning Call
The truth about the White House and its history of slaverythey "turned to African Americans -- enslaved and free -- to provide the bulk o
The truth about the White House and its history of slavery
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
they "turned to African Americans -- enslaved and free -- to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Construction on the president's home, the site notes, began in... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
The truth about the White House and its history of slaverythey "turned to African Americans -- enslaved and free -- to provide the bulk o
The truth about the White House and its history of slavery
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
they "turned to African Americans -- enslaved and free -- to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Construction on the president's home, the site notes, began in... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 30 days ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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Business Wire
ICPC Reflects upon the Start of the Global Cable Communications Revolution—150 Years Ago Todaythe trans-Atlantic telegraphic link it was celebrated in the fresco by Constant
ICPC Reflects upon the Start of the Global Cable Communications Revolution—150 Years Ago Today
Business Wire / Posted 30 days ago
the trans-Atlantic telegraphic link it was celebrated in the fresco by Constantino Brumidi that decorates the dome of the United States Capitol Building in Washington DC. Titled TheApotheosis of Washington, the fresco has a marine section... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 30 days ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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Canberra Times
History made: Hillary Clinton formally nominated as Democratic presidential candidateany, so they "turned to African-American enslaved and free to provide the bulk
History made: Hillary Clinton formally nominated as Democratic presidential candidate
Canberra Times / Posted 30 days ago
any, so they "turned to African-American enslaved and free to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." The association said slaves had worked at the government's... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
KIVI Boise / Posted 30 days ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 30 days ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 30 days ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
KGTV San Diego / Posted 30 days ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., “turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
The Seattle Times / Posted 30 days ago
D.C., “turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings.” Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 30 days ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of th
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 30 days ago
turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of the labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings," according to the White House Historical Association. Slaves... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of th
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 30 days ago
turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of the labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings," according to the White House Historical Association. Slaves... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of th
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of the labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings," according to the White House Historical Association. Slaves... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 30 days ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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First Coast News
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
First Coast News / Posted a month ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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ajc.com
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of th
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...
ajc.com / Posted a month ago
turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of the labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings," according to the White House Historical Association. Slaves... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of th
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted a month ago
turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of the labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings," according to the White House Historical Association. Slaves... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted a month ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
First Lady says slaves built the White House: is she right?then turned to African Americans, “enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of l
First Lady says slaves built the White House: is she right?
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted a month ago
then turned to African Americans, “enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings.” For the raw materials needed to construct the building, a... Read more
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ABC News
First Lady Says Slaves Built the White House: Is She Right?then turned to African Americans, "enslaved and free -- to provide the bulk of
First Lady Says Slaves Built the White House: Is She Right?
ABC News / Posted a month ago
then turned to African Americans, "enslaved and free -- to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." For the raw materials needed to construct the building, a... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
KREM.com Spokane / Posted a month ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
11 News Houston / Posted a month ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted a month ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted a month ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
WCNC Charlotte / Posted a month ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted a month ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
WKYC Cleveland / Posted a month ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted a month ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
KTHV Little Rock / Posted a month ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
NorthWest Cable News / Posted a month ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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