Gov. Bryant heads to Washington, New York this week

Gov. Phil Bryant is heading to Washington and New York this week to speak at Arlington National Cemetery during a memorial service honoring a slain Mississippi civil rights leader and also appearing at the New York Mississippi Picnic in Central Park, among other appearances.

The governor’s office says Bryant will appear Tuesday at 9 a.m. at the headquarters of the Washington Post as a speaker at the newspaper’s “LIVE Forum – Reading Milestones: States Target 3rd Grade Literacy.” The event is going to be streamed live on the Post’s website.

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