BREAKING I Jun 18, 2020, EDT
Trump Claims 'Nobody Had Ever
Heard Of' Juneteenth Before He
Made It 'Very Famous'
Tommy Beer Forbes Staff
TOPLINE President Trump took credit for popularizing Juneteenth in an interview with the Wall
Street Journal on Thursday, stating that no one had ever heard of the June 19 holiday commemorating the emancipation of black slaves in the U.S. before he scheduled a political rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on that day, claiming, "I did something good: I made
Juneteenth very famous."
WASHINGTON, DC JUNE 17: U.S. President Donald...