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To award posthumously a Congressional Gold Medal to Althea Gibson, in recognition of her ground breaking achievements in athletics and her commitment to ending racial discrimination and prejudice within the world of athletics.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4130 — 112th Congress: Althea Gibson Excellence Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4130
“H.R. 4130 — 112th Congress: Althea Gibson Excellence Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. May 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4130>
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