Thursday, April 28, 2011
From Tulsa World -
House Joint Resolution was presented by Rep. T.W. Shannon, R-Lawton (pictured to the right), in the absence of House author Leslie Osborn, R-Tuttle. Shannon, a man of African and Chickasaw heritage who is angling to become the state’s first black speaker of the House, said he believes that Affirmative Action has failed.
“I believe discrimination exists,” he said. “I don’t think Affirmative Action has been as successful as we like to believe.”
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Posted by Rachel Alexander at Thursday, April 28, 2011