-Williams (October 12, February 4, 2013) was the oldest child of the late Strom Thurmond, the former Governor of South Carolina and longtime United States Senator. Janofsky, Michael. "Thurmond Kin Acknowledge Black Daughter", The New York Times, December 16, She was born to Carrie Butler, a 16-year-old black girl who worked as a household servant for Thurmond's parents, and Thurmond, then 22 and unmarried. Washington-Williams graduated from college, earned a master's degree, married and had a family, and had a 30-year career as a teacher.
[Targeted News Service (subscription)] - ALEXANDRIA, Va., May Fannie Mae, Washington, has been assigned a patent ( ) developed by four co-inventors for a "system and method for maintaining requirements traceability." The co-inventors are Jae Wu Berlik, Leesburg, Va.
[CanadianBusiness.com] - About three dozen people were arrested in March at similar protest at Sallie Mae's Washington, DC offices. Sallie Mae, a private lender that also services some government-backed student loans, announced earlier this month that it will offer fixed-rate
Lillie Mae Washington, the 96-year-old woman whose foreclosure nightmare Mother Jones covered in August, has won a crucial battle in her multiyear court fight. Last week, a federal judge granted Washington's request for a ...