WASHINGTON – Republican National Committee (RNC) Chairman Reince Priebus and Co-Chairman Sharon Day released the following statement celebrating Lunar New Year:
“On the start of the Lunar New Year, we wish all who are marking the occasion a prosperous new year and joyful celebration,” said Chairman Priebus. “As we begin the Year of the Goat, it’s our hope that this is time spent with family and loved ones.
“As a nation, we embrace the diversity of traditions and customs among our fellow Americans. During this time of year, we are especially reminded of the important and diverse contributions Asian Americans have made to our party and to our country.”
“In these next few days, we cherish the celebrations of the Lunar New Year,” said Co-Chairman Day. “Lunar New Year is a time for all of us to hope for good fortune in the year to come.”