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National Juneteenth Christian Leadershop Council
Report From
2009 WASHINGTON JUNETEENTH National Holiday Observance

Photos from 2009 WASHINGTON JUNETEENTH National Holiday Observance

Juneteenth Flag
Rev. Ronald V. Myers, Sr., M.D.

Rev. Ronald V. Myers, Sr., M.D., Chairman of the National Juneteenth Holiday Campaign, returned to the nation's capitol for the ten year anniversary of the WASHINGTON JUNETEENTH National Holiday Observance. Known as the "Modern Juneteenth Movement" in America, a group of Juneteenth state leaders and supporters of the campaign were encouraged by the meetings and activities centered around Juneteenth Independence Day in Washington, DC.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009
National Juneteenth Congressional Symposium & Reception

Hosted By: The Congressional Black Caucus (CBC)

Rayburn House Office Building
Rooms B339-B340
Washington, DC

4:00pm - 6:30pm
Juneteenth CBC Congressional Symposium

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Juneteenth CBC Congressional Reception

Rev. Ronald V. Myers, Sr., M.D., Master of Ceremonies

Danny Davis
Congressman Danny Davis
Donna Christensen
Congresswoman Donna Christensen
Sheila Jackson Lee
Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee

Barbara Lee
Congresswoman Barbara Lee
Roland Burris
Senator Roland Burris

Bobby Scott
Congressman Bobby Scott

Davis & Ridley
Congressman Danny Davis & Dr. Larry Ridley,
Executive Director of the African American
Jazz Caucus
discuss Juneteenth Jazz

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