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S.Res. 143 (113th): A resolution recognizing the threats to freedom of the press and expression around the world and reaffirming freedom of the press as a priority in the efforts of the United States Government to promote democracy and good governance on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day on May 3, 2013.


Cosponsors of S.Res. 143 (113th)

This resolution had 1 cosponsor — 1 Republican — not including its sponsor.

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Sponsor/Cosponsor Joined/Withdrawn On Referred Committees*
D Menendez, Robert “Bob” [D-NJ] Primary Sponsor
Foreign Relations Chair
R Rubio, Marco [R-FL] Original Cosponsor
Foreign Relations

* Based on current committee assignments. An original cosponsor was a cosponsor on the date the legislation was introduced. Other cosponsors are shown with the date they joined, or later withdrew.

The table above shows whether the sponsor and any cosponsors are members of any committees that the bill has been referred to, a key predictor of whether this resolution will move forward.

Cosponsorship of Other Relevant Legislators

The table below shows whether legislators on relevant committees or cosponsors of relevant bills are the sponsor or a cosponsor of this resolution.

Cosponsor? Legislator Committee Assignment(s), Bills Sponsored
Primary Sponsor D Menendez, Robert “Bob” [D-NJ]
Foreign Relations Chair
No R Risch, James [R-ID]
Foreign Relations Ranking Member
No D Booker, Cory [D-NJ]
Foreign Relations
No D Cardin, Benjamin [D-MD]
Foreign Relations
No D Coons, Christopher [D-DE]
Foreign Relations
No D Kaine, Timothy “Tim” [D-VA]
Foreign Relations
No D Markey, Edward “Ed” [D-MA]
Foreign Relations
No D Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]
Foreign Relations
No D Murphy, Christopher [D-CT]
Foreign Relations
No D Schatz, Brian [D-HI]
Foreign Relations
No D Shaheen, Jeanne [D-NH]
Foreign Relations
No D Van Hollen, Chris [D-MD]
Foreign Relations
No R Barrasso, John [R-WY]
Foreign Relations
No R Cruz, Ted [R-TX]
Foreign Relations
No R Hagerty, Bill [R-TN]
Foreign Relations
No R Johnson, Ron [R-WI]
Foreign Relations
No R Paul, Rand [R-KY]
Foreign Relations
No R Portman, Robert “Rob” [R-OH]
Foreign Relations
No R Romney, Mitt [R-UT]
Foreign Relations
No R Rounds, Mike [R-SD]
Foreign Relations
Original Cosponsor R Rubio, Marco [R-FL]
Foreign Relations
No R Young, Todd [R-IN]
Foreign Relations