Here and Now

Groundbreaking Legacy Of Vel Phillips

Clip: Season 1600 Episode 1641 | 2m 59s Video has closed captioning.

Vel Phillips was a groundbreaker in many rights, becoming the first African American woman to graduate from the UW Law School, sit on Milwaukee's Common Council, and rise to the office of Secretary of State. Here & Now takes a moment to remember her legacy.

Aired: 04/20/18

Rating: TV-G

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