Warnock works to remedy decades of USDA discrimination against Black farmers

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Rev. Raphael Warnock speaks to supporters outside the Cobb County election headquarters Dec. 17.
Rev. Raphael Warnock speaks to supporters outside the Cobb County election headquarters Dec. 17. Ross Williams/Georgia Recorder.

WASHINGTON—The arrival of U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock in Congress earlier this year coincided with an overdue recognition of the historic discrimination inflicted on Black farmers by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.