WATCH LIVE: The Jacksonville City Council along with Mayor Lenny Curry are holding a special meeting regarding the mayor's state of emergency proclamation regarding a public health emergency.
For the third year of his presidency, Pres. Trump failed to acknowledge June as LGBTQ+ Pride Month. Trump recognized Pride Month last June via a tweet but not in a presidential proclamation, as Pres. Obama did all 8 years of his presidency.
Although Lincoln had ordered it, enslavers were responsible for telling enslaved people that they were free, and some ignored the order until Union troops arrived to enforce it. Texas was the last Confederate state to have the proclamation announced.
Here’s what you need to know about the new proclamation'>Presidential Proclamation: "The bans could collectively bar up to 325,000 individuals from entering the country by the end of the year, including approximately 167,000 temporary workers and their families."
Texas @GovAbbott has issued a proclamation suspending elective surgeries at hospitals in four more counties.
#OTD in 1865, enslaved African Americans were notified of their freedom by Union troops in Galveston Bay, TX—two years after the Emancipation Proclamation was issued. Known as #Juneteenth , this day is widely celebrated as the end of chattel slavery in the U.S. #APeoplesJourney
Outside the Oval Office, I kept a painting of a small crowd huddled around a pocketwatch, waiting for the moment the proclamation'>Emancipation Proclamation took effect. On Juneteenth, we celebrate the anniversary of that news - freedom - reaching slaves in Texas. And something more:
Today we honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on the 50th anniversary of his assassination. Earlier this year I spoke about Dr. King’s legacy of justice and peace, and his impact on uniting Americans. #MLK50 Proclamation:
Today, it was my great honor to welcome Prime Minister of Israel back to the where I signed a proclamation'>Presidential Proclamation recognizing Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights. Read more:
At the request of the Governor of Texas, I have signed the proclamation'>Disaster Proclamation, which unleashes the full force of government help!
“Presidential Proclamation Addressing Mass Migration Through the Southern Border of the United States”
Remember, Sunday is National Prayer Day (by proclamation'>Presidential Proclamation)!