For the CBC, the March on Washington Is a Call to Action

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  • Rep. Corrine Brown (Florida)
  • Rep. Elijah Cummings (Maryland)
  • Rep. Yvette Clarke (New York)
  • Rep. Alcee Hastings (Florida)
  • Rep. Frederica Wilson (Florida)
  • Rep. Gwen Moore (Wisconsin)
  • Rep. Lacy Clay (Missouri)
  • Rep. Danny Davis (Illinois)
  • Rep. Bennie Thompson (Mississippi)
  • Rep. Terri Sewell (Alabama)
  • Rep. Donald Payne Jr. (New Jersey)
  • Rep. Robin Kelly (Illinois)
  • Keeping Hope Alive
  • Rep. John Lewis (Georgia)
  • Rep. John Conyers (Michigan)
  • Rep. James Clyburn (South Carolina)
  • Rep. Marcia Fudge (Ohio)
  • Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (Missouri)
  • Rep. Donna Edwards (Maryland)
  • Rep. Chaka Fattah (Pennsylvania)
  • Rep. André Carson (Indiana)
  • Rep. Barbara Lee (California)

Rep. Yvette Clarke (New York)

“We must take this opportunity to reflect upon the status of our collective humanity and chart a course, an enlightened path to a more perfect union that embraces the moral imperatives of yesterday, yet calls for the vigilance required to combat and address the regressive tendencies that have their roots in the segregationist and racially biased history of our nation today."

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