Federal Holidays

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Presidents Day: What’s Open, What’s Closed?

Monday marks Presidents Day, and while many people will still be going to work, a number of offices such as the U.S. Post Office are closed for the federal holiday. Some schools are also closed.


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Minneapolis Council Votes To Rename Columbus Day

It’s been debated for years, but now the city of Minneapolis is looking at legally renaming Columbus Day. It’s been a federal holiday since 1937, though not all states observe it.


Martin Luther King

Good Question: What Does It Take For A Federal Holiday?

A lot of you might remember the big fight as to whether Martin Luther King Jr. Day was worthy of national celebration.



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