S. 2433 (110th): Global Poverty Act of 2007

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
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 13, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barack Obama

Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Apr 24, 2008
Length: 14 pages


Dec 7, 2007

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Feb 13, 2008
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S. 2433 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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