DETROIT (WWJ/AP) – The Reverend Jesse Jackson will deliver the keynote address Sunday night at a gala to honor U.S. Congressman John Conyers.
The free, public event at Greater Grace Temple Church in Detroit will highlight the Michigan Democrat’s 50 years in government and civil rights.READ MORE: 'Your Life Does Not End Because You Have A Diagnosis': Shantel Smith Opens Up About Her Battle With Multiple Sclerosis Before 'Survivor'
The tribute features live music and video messages from President Barack Obama and former President Bill Clinton.READ MORE: COVID-19 Hospitalizations In Michigan Reach Record High
Reverend Al Sharpton will also be in attendance.
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