Contact: Alec Zimmerman
[Madison, WI]—In commemoration of Juneteenth Day, the Republican Party of Wisconsin released the following statement from Gerard Randall, chair of the African American Council of the Republican Party of Wisconsin.
“Juneteenth day is a time of celebration and remembrance. Today we honor the men and women who acted bravely to forward the cause of liberty for all. As Republican Abraham Lincoln fought for the freedom of all Americans, the Republican Party of Wisconsin will continue in its commitment to honor the work of Lincoln by fighting for our God-given rights, promoting freedom and equality, and continuing to work for a strong economy that benefits every citizen in our great state.”