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Richard W. Schaut: Vote vs. Juneteenth reveals much

Richard W. Schaut

I must register my disappointment in U.S. Rep. Doug LaMalfa’s vote against the establishment of Juneteenth as a federal holiday.

His unwillingness to support federal recognition and celebration of the end of slavery reveals a lack of responsibility to his constituents, the state, the country, and to an honest accounting of United States history.

Richard W. Schaut

Grass Valley


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