"While our family would have of course preferred to have the entire 'drum major' quote used, we fully endorse and support the secretary's proposal," King's sister, Christine King Farris, said.
King’s words will be struck, not replaced →
"On that day, Martin achieved greatness," she said, urging the crowd to carry forward his work. "Yes, they can slay the dreamer, but no, they cannot destroy his immortal dream."
Obama uses Martin Luther King speech to call for middle-class justice →