Presidential Proclamation on Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, 2019

The contributions of Americans of Asian and Pacific Islander descent are firmly woven into the diverse fabric of our Nation.  During Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we celebrate the remarkable accomplishments of Americans of Asian and Pacific Islander heritage that have enriched our great country and helped define our history.  These Americans bolster …

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World Press Freedom Day

Rex W. Tillerson Secretary of State Washington, DC May 3, 2017 Today, on World Press Freedom Day, we reaffirm our commitment to promoting the fundamental principles of a free press around the world. We honor those men and women who work tirelessly, often at great personal risk, to tell the stories we would not otherwise …

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