White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities incoming Executive Director Johnathan Holifield speaks during the White House Summit on Historically Black Colleges and Universities at the White House complex, Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, in Washington.
White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities incoming Executive Director Johnathan Holifield speaks during the White House Summit on Historically Black Colleges and Universities at the White House complex, Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, in Washington. Andrew Harnik AP
White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities incoming Executive Director Johnathan Holifield speaks during the White House Summit on Historically Black Colleges and Universities at the White House complex, Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, in Washington. Andrew Harnik AP

Black colleges finally get a White House voice

September 18, 2017 12:26 PM

UPDATED September 19, 2017 05:54 AM

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