Trayvon Martin’s father visit’s Capitol Hill
WASHINGTON, D.C. (KPLR) – Trayvon Martin’s father will be in Washington today (Wednesday).
Tracy Martin is expected to appear on capitol hill to speak at the newly-formed “Congressional Caucus on Black Men and Boys.”
Martin is scheduled to deliver opening remarks at today’s hearing.
It comes more than a week after George Zimmerman was acquitted in his son’s shooting death after claiming self-defense.
Protests held nationwide have demanded the U.S. Government bring federal charges against Zimmerman.
Justice department officials are investigating.