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Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune

Florida Delegation Introduces Resolution to Welcome Statue of Mary McLeod Bethune to Capitol

On Friday, two members of the Florida delegation--U.S. Reps. Val Demings, D-Fla., and Michael Waltz, R-Fla.--introduced a resolution to welcome the statue of Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune to the U.S. Capitol. The statue will be the first statue of a Black American to represent a state in Statuary Hall.