H.Res. 809 (111th): Honoring the fact-finding reporting done by Hannah Giles and James O’Keefe III in their investigation in the fraudulent and illegal practices and misuse of taxpayer dollars by the Association of Community Organization for Reform Now (ACORN).

Introduced:
Oct 07, 2009 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Pete Olson
Representative for Texas's 22nd congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Oct 07, 2009
Length
2 pages
 
Status

This resolution was introduced on October 7, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Oct 07, 2009
Referred to Committee Oct 07, 2009
 
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House Oversight and Government Reform

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10/7/2009--Introduced.
Honors Hannah Giles and James O'Keefe III for their work as journalists investigating the Association of Community Organization for Reform Now (ACORN).

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