Labor Secretary Tom Perez Celebrates Black History Month With Congressman John Lewis
Friday, February 27, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM (EST)
Considered one of America's foremost civil rights leaders, John R. Lewis has represented Georgia's 5th Congressional District since 1987. He served as chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and played a critical leadership role in ending legalized racial discrimination and segregation.
With Dr. King, Lewis participated in the pivotal Selma marches in 1965 that led to the passage of the Voting Rights Act.
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