President Biden Pays Tribute to Jesse Jackson’s Legacy


The Rev. Jesse Jackson, second from left, talks with President Joe Biden in Selma, Ala., Sunday, March 5, 2023, as Biden arrives to commemorate the 58th anniversary of “Bloody Sunday,” a landmark event of the civil rights movement. (AP Photo/Julie Bennett)
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In a recent statement, President Joe Biden expressed his profound admiration for the work of Reverend Jesse Jackson, emphasizing what he calls the significant impact Jackson has made in advancing equality and justice in America. The president hailed Rev. Jackson as an exceptional leader who has played an instrumental role in shaping the course of the nation.

The White House says that over the course of their friendship, President Biden has witnessed firsthand how Rev. Jackson has steered the nation through turbulent times, leaving an indelible mark on history.

President Biden and First Lady Jill Biden also expressed their heartfelt gratitude to Rev. Jackson for his lifelong dedication to public service. They also extended their appreciation to the entire Jackson family for their unwavering support.

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