Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee wants "positive discussion" of slavery reparations bill

Wednesday, July 10, 2019
CBS News

House lawmakers held a hearing last month over a bill that would set up a commission to study paying reparations for slavery. Rep. Shelia Jackson Lee, D-Texas, is sponsoring that bill. She joins CBSN to explain the case for reparations and whether America can afford the cost.


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