FILE - North Carolina’s U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield, a past chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, said Tuesday he’s skipping President-elect Donald Trump’s 2017 inauguration.
FILE - North Carolina’s U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield, a past chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, said Tuesday he’s skipping President-elect Donald Trump’s 2017 inauguration. Lauren Victoria Burke AP
FILE - North Carolina’s U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield, a past chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, said Tuesday he’s skipping President-elect Donald Trump’s 2017 inauguration. Lauren Victoria Burke AP

Former Black Caucus chair skipping inauguration, cites concern about Trump and Russia

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