- Published: Friday, June 19, 2015 09:00 AM
Twice a year, I have the honor of taking dozens of young African American men and women from our communities on a bus tour where they visit historic black colleges and historic places. I’ve done this for the past several years because I know how important it is for the youth to see what’s out there for them if they continue to do well in school and stay out of trouble. I also do it because I know once they see the past of their history; they will be motivated to excel in their future.
No, state tax dollars are not used.