Black History Month

Hoyer Statement on Black History Month

Press Release: Tuesday, Feb 1, 2011
Each February, America observes Black History Month to honor the legacy of the generations of African-Americans who made indelible contributions to every sphere of our national life, from culture and business to politics and science.

President Obama's Proclamation -- National African American History Month

Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Emanuel Cleaver, II Statement on Black History Month

Black History Month Guide from the Smithsonian and the Library of Congress