Pelosi, Reid, Boehner, McConnell to Unveil Bust of Sojourner Truth
*** Media Advisory ***
Washington, D.C. - Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, House Republican Leader John Boehner, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, and Members of Congress will be joined by First Lady Michelle Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton today at 11 a.m. to unveil a bust of Sojourner Truth in Emancipation Hall. The ceremony will also include musical performances by Lomax Spaulding, Dorinda Clarke Cole and Yolanda Adams, and by the Ron Clark Academy. Actress Cicely Tyson will give a reading at the event.
WHO: First Lady Michelle Obama
Speaker Nancy Pelosi
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
House Republican Leader John Boehner
Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell
Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee
WHAT: Congressional Tribute Commemorating the Bust Unveiling of Sojourner Truth
WHEN: Tuesday, April 28, at 11 a.m.
NOTE: Security sweep at 9 a.m. Pre-set at 6 a.m.
WHERE: Emancipation Hall
Capitol Visitor Center
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