- Published: Wednesday, 22 February 2006 16:00
- Written by The Skanner
WASHINGTON—Democratic National Committee Chair Howard Dean issued the following statement in celebration of Black History Month:
"Eighty years ago, Dr. Carter G. Woodson launched what we now celebrate as Black History Month. His goal was to shine a light on the richness and depth of the African American community and its invaluable contributions to the fabric of America.