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North Carolina NAACP president Rev. William Barber and other clergy were arrested in Washington, D.C. on Capitol Hill Thursday after leading a march to Sen. Mitch McConnell’s office to protest the GOP health care repeal. Barber said the bill is “unconstit Nicole L. Cvetnic, Brian Murphy McClatchy
North Carolina NAACP president Rev. William Barber and other clergy were arrested in Washington, D.C. on Capitol Hill Thursday after leading a march to Sen. Mitch McConnell’s office to protest the GOP health care repeal. Barber said the bill is “unconstit Nicole L. Cvetnic, Brian Murphy McClatchy
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NC NAACP’s Barber arrested in DC after health-care protest outside McConnell’s office

July 13, 2017 2:58 PM

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