HARRISBURG — Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement today in celebration of Black History Month.
“Today and throughout the coming month, our Commonwealth and nation will celebrate the many achievements and accomplishments of the members of our Black community,” Gleason said. “Since our Party’s founding by abolitionists, the Republican Party has continually fought to ensure freedom and opportunity for all. As Pennsylvanians, we are especially proud to serve as the home of so many inspiring landmarks in black history, and hope to serve as the home for many more in the future.
“As Chairman of the Republican Party of Pennsylvania, I want to personally wish all of Pennsylvania’s Black communities a wonderful Black History Month.”
PA GOP Deputy Chair Renee Amoore said, “Throughout the month of February, all Americans celebrate the great strides Black communities have made in America. The history of the Republican Party is a history of fighting for freedom and prosperity for all.”