CITY OF HOQUIAM
A PROCLAMATION declaring September 17, 2020 through September 23, 2020 as “Constitution Week” in the City of Hoquiam, Washington.
WHEREAS, The Constitution of the United States of America, the guardian of our liberties, embodies the principles of limited government in a Republic dedicated to the rule of law; and
WHEREAS, September 17, 2020 marks the two-hundred and thirty-third anniversary of the framing of the Constitution of the United States of America by the Constitutional Convention; and
WHEREAS, It is fitting and proper to accord official recognition to this magnificent document and its memorable anniversary, and to the patriotic celebrations which will commemorate it; and
WHEREAS, Public Law 915 guarantees the issuing of a proclamation each year by the President of the United States of America designating September 17 through September 23 as “Constitution Week;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Ben Winkelman, Mayor of the City of Hoquiam, do hereby proclaim the week of September 17, 2020 through September 23, 2020 as
in the City of Hoquiam, and I ask our citizens to reaffirm the ideals the Framers of the Constitution had in 1787 by vigilantly protecting the freedoms guaranteed to us through this guardian of our liberties.