Elected Officials in the U.S.A. and Canada Issue Special Recognitions for World Falun Dafa Day
May 13, 2018
By Minghui correspondent Cai Ju and Zeng Hong, and a Falun Gong practitioner in Canada
(Minghui.org) May 13 is World Falun Dafa Day, commemorating the public introduction of Falun Dafa (also known as Falun Gong) in China on May 13, 1992. Falun Dafa practitioners celebrate this special day across the world with group exercise practice, parades, and dance and music performances. These events bring Falun Dafa to a wider audience and introduce the benefits of the practice to more people.
Elected officials in the U.S. and Canada have shown their support for Falun Dafa by issuing special recognition or letters of greeting to congratulate the practitioners in the celebration of World Falun Dafa Day.
Eight U.S. Representatives from New York Recognize Falun Dafa
Falun Gong practitioners in New York held celebration events from May 10 to 13. Elected officials have issued over 100 letters of greeting to recognize the celebration of World Falun Dafa Day. Among them were letters from eight United States Representatives.
U.S. Congressman Lee M. Zeldin of the 1st District issued a special recognition for Falun Dafa Day.
House Representative Thomas R. Suozzi of the 3rd District issued a special Falun Dafa Day recognition.
Letter of greeting from Congresswoman Nydia M. Velazquez congratulating the celebration of World Falun Dafa Day.
Congressman Hakeem Jeffries of the 8th District sent a letter of greeting and thanks to Master Li, founder of Falun Gong.
Letter of greeting from Congressman Daniel M. Donovan of the 11th District commending the spread of Chinese traditional values.
Letter of greeting from Congressman Joseph Crowley of the 14th District.
Letter of greeting from Congressman Eliot Engel of the 16th District.
Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney of the 18th District issued a proclamation to commend Falun Gong.
Senator and Representatives from Texas Congratulate World Falun Dafa Day
Falun Gong practitioners in Dallas plan to hold a World Falun Dafa Day celebration at Russell Creek Park in the City of Plano on May 13, 2018.
Senior Senator John Cornyn, Congresswoman Eddie Johnson, and Congressman Marc Veasey issued letters of greeting to congratulate the celebration.
Senior Senator John Cornyn.
Letter of greeting from Senator John Cornyn.
Congresswoman Eddie Johnson of the 30th District.
Letter of greeting from Representative Eddie Johnson.
House Representative Marc Veasey of the 33rd District.
Letter of greeting from Congressman Marc Veasey.
Premier and Member of Parliament of Yukon, Canada Issue Greeting Letters
Premier Sandy Silver and Member of Parliament Larry Bagnell of Yukon issued letters to mark the 26th anniversary of Falun Dafa's public introduction and congratulate World Falun Dafa Day.
Premier Sandy Silver of Yukon, Canada.
Letter of greeting from Yukon Premier Sandy Silver.
Member of Parliament Larry Bagnell of Yukon.
Letter of greeting from MP Larry Bagnell.
Related articles in Chinese: Greetings from elected officials of Texas and Canada.