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African American Gubernatorial Candidates

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African American Gubernatorial Candidates

African American Gubernatorial Candidates

African American Gubernatorial Candidates

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Host Tavis Smiley speaks with Gary George and Roland Burris, two African Americans who are running for governor in Wisconsin and Illinois, respectively. The candidates discuss how race has played a role in their campaigns and talk about African Americans in politics today.

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