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Sherrilyn Ifill Weighs in on NC Senators' Stance on Loretta Lynch's AG Nomination

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

NC senators reject effort to get them to support Lynch for AG

Speaking in the same call with Butterfield, Sherrilyn Ifill, president and director-counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said Lynch’s nomination should be beyond politics.
“When women all over the country see the right person for the right job at the right time, flawlessly performed, is still unable to get the job, it sends a very toxic message,” she said.

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