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black caucus

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Definition of black caucus in English:

noun

US
A political caucus composed of black people interested in advancing the concerns of blacks.
Example sentences
  • There has been a winnowing out of the political achievements, throughout the country, of the black caucuses.
  • You know full well that there are fellow members of your black caucus within the Democratic Party who are supporting an alternative and not supportive of the proposed bill.
  • He believes that the black caucus has a vested interest in protecting the racial composition of his majority-black district - even though its voters have chosen a white politician to represent them.

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