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Were any USDA employees fired in black farmer lawsuit?

Secretary of Agriculture Vilsack is not saying if any USDA officials were fired or disciplined for discriminating against up to 66,000 black farmers for whom the Senate approved $1.15 billion in compensation.

Secretary of Agriculture Vilsack is not saying if any USDA officials were fired or disciplined for discriminating against up to 66,000 black farmers for whom the Senate approved $1.15 billion in compensation.

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