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Mayor Bowser to Host DC Emancipation Day Full Democracy Champions Breakfast

Thursday, April 11, 2019

(Washington, DC) – On Friday, April 12, at 8 am, Mayor Muriel Bowser will host the 2019 DC Emancipation Day Full Democracy Champions Breakfast to celebrate and commemorate the 157th anniversary of DC Emancipation Day.

This year’s breakfast theme will be “Our Fight for Democracy Unites Us,” highlighting how the fight for DC statehood should transcend partisanship as an American issue.

Friday, April 12, at 8 am

Mayor Muriel Bowser
DC Council Chairman Phil Mendelson
Kimberly Bassett, Secretary of the District of Columbia
Juan Williams, Co-host of Fox News Channel’s “The Five”
Armstrong Williams, Host of Sirius XM’s “The Armstrong Williams Show”

Willard InterContinental Hotel
1401 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
*Closest Metro Station: Metro Center Station* 

All reporters and other media interested in attending the event are asked to RSVP to [email protected]. To view the event online, visit or tune in on Channel 16 (DCN).