GOP sensitivity training takes place in room named for plantation
The House GOP is learning about “successful communication with minorities and women" in a very unusual setting
January 17, 2013 11:23PM (UTC)
The Burwells were among the "First Families" in the Colony of Virginia. They also happened to own several plantations -- and slaves.
So naturally the GOP would host lawmakers eager to learn about "successful communication with minorities and women" in a room named for those plantations.