Henry Waxman

  • Congressman wants hearing on Redskins name

    5/10/14 8:21 AM

     Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Calif., sent a letter Friday to the chairman of the Committee on Energy and Commerce citing that derogatory nature of the word "redskins" and suggesting that the committee use its influence to persuade team owner Dan Snyder and the NFL to change the name.