WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator JD Vance (R-OH) issued the following statement commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day:

“Today, on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, we remember the lessons and values he contributed to our nation: love for our neighbors and the equality of all mankind. Dr. King’s lasting legacy is a not only a testament to his good works, but an example that every man, woman, and child in America has the power to make a change.”

Senator Vance will celebrate MLK Day at the 38th Annual MLK Birthday Breakfast in Columbus, Ohio.