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As part of our continuing series, "Conversations," reporter Michael Cottman speaks with Keith Wright, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, about a recent New York Times story that alleges the Foundation spent more money on catering for elaborate conventions and less money for student scholarships, an accusation that Wright denies...

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