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Juneteenth is the realization of freedom legislation.

Juneteenth is the actualization of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 13th amendment. 


It's time to work the Legislative angle for the national holiday

  1. Click here to locate your Senators        Click here to locate your Representatives
  2. Call Your 2 U.S. Congressmen at 202-224-3121.    
  3. When you get the their office, ask for the Legislative Aid. Get their name and email address
  4. Send them the legislation supporting SJR 45 2012 to amend US Code 36 making Juneteenth an National Day of Observance.  Download here
  5. Follow up to make sure they received and will present to the Congressman