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UMM student to honor grandmother at convention

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By Don Davis

St. Paul Capitol Bureau

ST. PAUL - Douglas Williams is headed to the Democratic National Convention in part to honor his grandmother.


In fact, the University of Minnesota Morris student said, he can go to Denver in part because of what his grandmother did.

"My grandmother led the fight to integrate schools in Suffolk, Va.," the first-time convention delegate said. "I am kind of dedicating this trip to her."

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