Biden And First Lady To Host Second Annual Juneteenth Concert

Biden And First Lady To Host Second Annual Juneteenth Concert
President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden
For the second consecutive year, President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden will host a Juneteenth concert on June 10 to celebrate America’s newest holiday. Juneteenth was officially designated a national holiday by Biden in June 2021, honoring Black history, acknowledging progress, and recognizing the work still needed.

Since his inauguration, President Biden has strived to promote racial equity and fulfill America’s promises to Black Americans. The Biden-Harris Administration has consistently worked to enhance equity and opportunities for Black Americans and communities nationwide. Their efforts have focused on expanding economic opportunities for Black families, investing in Black businesses, improving housing access and combating discrimination in the housing market, and ensuring equal opportunities for Black students.
This year’s Juneteenth concert, coinciding with Black Music Month, will be held on the South Lawn of the White House. It will feature a lineup of Black artistes who have made significant cultural contributions in studios, pulpits, and on stages throughout their successful careers.

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