Black History Month: Loretta E. Lynch, U.S. Attorney General

29 days of modern black history makers

Loretta E. Lynch, U.S. Attorney GeneralOn April 27, 2015, Loretta E. Lynch made history as the first African American woman to hold position as Attorney General of the United States. She is the 83rd Attorney General of the U.S. Prior to her current position, Lynch served as United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York.