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WATCH LIVE: Obama remarks on 'Bloody Sunday' 50th anniversary

President Obama is scheduled to deliver remarks at the base of the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, AL. (Source: NBC News) President Obama is scheduled to deliver remarks at the base of the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, AL. (Source: NBC News)
SELMA, AL (WWBT) -

President Obama about to deliver remarks at the base of the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, AL on the 50th anniversary of a landmark event of the civil rights movement.

Obama, first lady Michelle Obama and about 100 members of Congress are converging on the town of roughly 20,000 to commemorate "Bloody Sunday," the day in 1965 when police attacked marchers demonstrating for voting rights.

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