Why Presidents Day isn't really a national holiday

Today being Presidents Day 2016, I wanted to post something to recognize our current and past presidents.

During my research I discovered that this day actually began as a day to honor George Washington and not a national holiday at all. To continue trying to explain which states celebrate it and which ones don't and why I'd be giving you a dizzying amount of facts so here is a link to the Constitution Center blog. 

This holiday started with George Washington