Something that we've been talking about in town hall meetings -- β€Šthe legacy of slavery in the United Statesβ€Š -- now has a much more personal connection. I was recently given documents showing that both Amy and I are descended from people who owned slaves.
. discloses he recently learned he and his wife are descendants of slave owners
In Medium post , writes: β€œI was recently given documents showing that both Amy and I are descended from people who owned slaves.”