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President George W. Bush remembers Dr. King as not a leader of African American people but of all people. King "dedicated his life to empowering people, no matter their circumstances, and challenged them to lift up their neighbors and communities," Quote from http://usinfo.state.gov/scv/Archive/2006/Jan/14-371137.html President George W. Bush brought Dr. king to immortality by bestowing an honor that has been reserved  mainly to  Presidents of the United States, he declared a holiday that is observed in Dr. King’s honor.  “KNOW, THEREFORE, I, GEORGE W. BUSH, President of the United States of America, by virtue of the 
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Unformatted text preview: authority vested in me by the Constitution and laws of the United States, do hereby proclaim Monday, January 16, 2006, as the Martin Luther King, Jr., Federal Holiday. I encourage all Americans to observe this day with appropriate civic, community, and service programs and activities in honor of the memory and legacy of Dr. King. Quote from http://usinfo.state.gov/scv/Archive/2006/Jan/14-371137.html ....
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2008 for the course WRA 0102 taught by Professor Knight during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.

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