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Verbatim: Gov. Pence statement on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Indianapolis - Governor Mike Pence released the following statement today on Martin Luther King Day.

"Today, we honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., a great American leader whose persistence and courage changed our nation. Dr. King's efforts to peacefully advocate for justice for African-Americans changed the course of American history and inspire us still today.

"Dr. King's commitment to all mankind stands as a wonderful example of how every Hoosier should serve their community. On this important day, I urge people across our state to seek out ways to be servant leaders in their own communities to keep Dr. King's legacy alive."

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