Support grows for online petition to create federal holiday for Billy Graham
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) - A national call to make a new federal holiday in the Rev. Billy Graham's honor continues to grow.
Kyle Siler started an online petition in support of the holiday on change.org a week ago.
It has now reached more than 73,000 signatures, with a goal of 75,000.
Graham died at his home in Montreat Feb. 21. He was 99.