Update: Full Selma Speech
The sun sets over the Edmund Pettus Bridge where preparations for the 50th anniversary of the civil rights march with a visit Saturday with President Barack Obama and the first family, Friday, March. 6, 2015, in Selma, Ala. This weekend marks the 50th anniversary of “Bloody Sunday,” a civil rights march in which protesters were beaten, trampled and tear-gassed by…Associated Press
The First Family is in Selma, Alabama today.
See schedule of events.
1:35: The President delivers remarks at the Edmund Pettus Bridge
Watch it live here:
3:20: First Family tours the National Voting Rights Museum and Institute, Selma
5:05: Depart Montgomery