Fifty Senate Democrats Urge NFL to Support Redskins Name Change (4)

Bloomberg L.P. 2014.05.22 19:22
By Mason Levinson Half of the U.S. Senate is urging National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell to support a name change for the Washington Redskins. Citing the quick action taken by National Basketball Commissioner Adam Silver this month to ban Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life for making racist remarks, 49 Democratic senators wrote a letter to Goodell urging the team to drop the Redskins nickname.
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