FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (1/24/16)
Contact: Rev. Ronald V. Myers, Sr., M.D., Chairman
National Juneteenth Holiday Campaign
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
National Juneteenth Christian Leadership Council (NJCLC)
Arizona & Utah State Legislators
Introduce Juneteenth Legislation
45 States May Soon Recognize
Juneteenth as a Holiday or Observance
Rep. Reginald Bolding, Jr.
Rep. Sandra Hollins
Rev. Ronald V. Myers, Sr., M.D.
(Phoenix, AZ & Salt Lake City, UT) - Legislation has been introduced in Arizona and Utah for Juneteenth
to be officially recognized as a state holiday or special day of observance.
Arizona State Representative Reginald Bolding, Jr. introduced HB 2226
and Utah State
Representative Sandra Hollins will sponsor similar legislation in her state.
Call President Obama at the White House and tell him