Norton To Speak At Congressional Ceremony Commemorating The 200th Anniversary Of The Birth Of Frederick Douglass, Next Wednesday
Norton to Speak at Congressional Ceremony Commemorating the 200th Anniversary of the Birth of Frederick Douglass, Next Wednesday
Feb 9, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will speak at a congressional ceremony honoring the bicentennial of the birth of Frederick Douglass on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, at 5:30 p.m., in Emancipation Hall of the Capitol Visitor Center (First St NE). The event is being hosted by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-LA). The event is open to the public. Those wishing to attend must RSVP to Joe.Picozzi@mail.house.gov by Tuesday, February 13.
The event will take place near the Frederick Douglass statue, which represents the District of …