Biden Signs Legislation To Make Juneteenth A Federal Holiday

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Published on 17 Jun 2021, 20:50
President Biden signed legislation to make Juneteenth a federal holiday during a ceremony at the White House. He claimed the holiday "doesn't just celebrate the past, it calls for action today" and signing the act would be "one of the greatest honors I will have had as president."

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