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WHEREAS, since the earliest days of America's history, generations of immigrants from every corner of the globe have been integral to developing our nation's economy, building our infrastructure, and helping to define our nation's unique character; and

WHEREAS, immigrants continue to grow businesses, innovate, strengthen our economy, and create jobs in Nevada; and

WHEREAS, immigrants reflect unique social, historical and cultural influences and traditions that enrich the extraordinary character of our nation, and immigrants have contributed to our society as leading figures in politics, industly, education, science and technology; and

WHEREAS, immigrants have been tireless leaders, not only in securing their own rights and access to equal opportunity, but also campaigning to create a more fair and just society for all Americans; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada joins communities and states across the nation to celebrate the important role of immigrants in the history of our state and country, as well as the important role they will continue to have in shaping our future;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  June 2017 as

 Immigrant Heritage Month in Nevada

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval & Barbara Cegaske