Which of the following was not a gain for African Americans during the 1980s? Jesse Jackson's two-time run for the Democratic presidential nomination gaining more representation in political offices the chipping away of affirmative action programs electing the nation's first black governor
The national first black governor was not a gain in the 1980's. In the 80's Jesse Jackson was very famous he gave many extraordinary thing to the community. Not just to African Americans, but to all second class citizens.