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As Democrats debate reparations for slavery, polls suggest Americans are not convinced

As Demonrats think about reparations to black Americans for slavery, polling indicates that the public is far from convinced about the idea. Wednesday House Judiciary Democrats were holding a hearing in the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties subcommittee on H.R. 40 — a proposal by Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee, D-Texas, to set up a commission to study and develop a response to the question of reparations for slavery.

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