Gov. Whitmer and Lt. Gov. Gilchrist Recognize Black History Month
February 11, 2021
LANSING - Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist II released a joint video today to kick off Black History Month and reflect upon the contributions of Black Americans who have shaped history. The governor also proclaimed February 2021 as Black History Month in Michigan.
"It is important that we take this time every year to celebrate and remember the contributions of Black Americans throughout history," Whitmer said. "Black Americans have been vital in contributing to the American economy, history and culture. Throughout this month, I encourage each of us to take time to reflec...