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House Resolution 5890

MLK Commission Created

January 23, 1984

After approving an act recognizing Dr. King's birthday as a legal public holiday, President Reagan established a commission to assist in its first observance...

Tags: Martin Luther King, Jr. | Washington D.C.
Mrs. King Requests to Speak

Mrs. King's Request

June 30, 1988

MLK, Jr. Holiday Commission officer and Staff Vice President of the MLK, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc. Lloyd Davis petitioned Democratic...

Tags: Georgia | Martin Luther King, Jr. | Washington D.C.
Reagan Proclamation

Reagan's Proclamation

December 23, 1988

President Reagan proclaimed Monday, January 16, 1989 as Martin Luther King, Jr. Day...

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Letter from Senator Chafee

Senator Chafee Letter

April 28, 1989

Mrs. King received a letter from Senator John Chafee (R-RI) thanking her for her support...

Tags: Georgia | Martin Luther King, Jr. | Washington D.C.
Inspection of Cooks

Legislative Support

April 29, 1993

Several governors and mayors across the country joined with fellow lawmakers in their support of the King Holiday and Service Act of 1993...

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Clinton's Proclamation

Clinton's Proclamation

January 12, 1996

President Clinton proclaimed Monday, January 15, 1996 as the Martin Luther King, Jr. Federal Holiday and called upon...

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