New Cosponsor — Dec 12, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Nita Lowey [D-NY17]
The resolution now has 110 cosponsors (110 Democrats).
Nov 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on November 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 1, 2011
Length: 3 pages
Recognizes the importance labor unions play in ensuring a strong middle class by advocating for more equitable wages, humane working conditions, improved benefits, and increased civic engagement by everyday workers. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 452”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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