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Robin Roberts’ Heartfelt Inauguration and MLK Day Message

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If you’re feeling emotional on this Inauguration and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. day, turns out you’re not the only one! ABC News’ Robin Roberts took to Facebook Monday morning to post about this bittersweet, yet joyous special day in history.

The “Good Morning America” anchor posted a snapshot of her late mother and sister who traveled all the way from Mississippi, to join her at President Barack Obama's 2009 Inauguration.

In her always-optimistic manner, Roberts chose to look back on the special occasion as a happier time. Not only did the TV personality poke some fun at her mother’s outfit, she also revealed exactly why this day is so close to her heart ... And important to her career!

Check out this video to find out the deets!

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