USCCR To Issue Statement On Inadequacy Of Percentage Plans Press Conference Scheduled For Tuesday, April 11

Washington, DC--The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights voted by a 6-2 margin on Thursday, April 6, to issue a statement expressing concern about the capacity of percentage plans to replace affirmative action as a means of achieving diversity in higher education.

A press briefing to release the statement is scheduled for Tuesday, April 11, 2000, at the Commission's headquarters, 624 9th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20425, at 11 AM.


(To view the statement, click here.)