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Biden signs law making Juneteenth a federal holiday

CLIP06/18/21
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President Biden on Thursday signed an act officially making Juneteenth a federal holiday and giving recognition to a day that commemorates the end of slavery in the United States. NBC’s Geoff Bennett reports for TODAY live from Washington.

Appearing:Savannah Guthrie
Tags: news, Editor's picks, politics, big news, Race In America, Black Voices, today
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