Former Verizon Exec Named New NAACP Chief The NAACP has weathered several damaging political storms recently. This weekend, the group chose a new president, who it hopes will lead the group to calmer waters. Former Verizon senior executive Bruce Gordon joins News & Notes with Ed Gordon to discuss what's next for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
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Former Verizon Exec Named New NAACP Chief

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Former Verizon Exec Named New NAACP Chief

Former Verizon Exec Named New NAACP Chief

Former Verizon Exec Named New NAACP Chief

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The NAACP has weathered several damaging political storms recently. This weekend, the group chose a new president, who it hopes will lead the group to calmer waters. Former Verizon senior executive Bruce Gordon joins News & Notes with Ed Gordon to discuss what's next for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.