Bloomberg Industry Group union asks for June 19 holiday

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Fatima Hussein, the Bloomberg Law reporter who is president of the union at Bloomberg Industry Group, sent the following to her colleagues on Tuesday:Dear Colleagues,The holidays we observe as a society tell a lot about us as a people, a society and what we value.  We want to talk about three holidays today: Juneteenth, Emancipation Day, and the Federal Holiday that falls on the second Monday in October.This Friday is Juneteenth, a day that commemorates when enslaved people in Texas learned of their freedom on June 19, 1865. Two months after the confederacy had surrendered, and two and a half…

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