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Senate unanimously approves bill to make Juneteenth a holiday

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The Senate approved a bill on Tuesday to make Juneteenth a federal holiday. The day is celebrated on June 19, commemorating the end of slavery in the U.S. If the bill passes in the House, President Biden is expected to sign it into law.

Appearing:Savannah Guthrie
Tags: news, Editor's picks, politics, big news, today
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