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A bill to require the President to develop and implement a comprehensive strategy to further the United States foreign policy objective of promoting the reduction of global poverty, the elimination of extreme global poverty, and the achievement of the Millennium Development Goal of reducing by one-half the proportion of people worldwide, between 1990 and 2015, who live on less than $1 per day.
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Dec 7, 2007
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Feb 13, 2008
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2433”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
30 cosponsors (25D, 5R)
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Global Poverty Act of 2007
Last Action: Sep 25, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2433 — 110th Congress: Global Poverty Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2433
“S. 2433 — 110th Congress: Global Poverty Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2433>
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