H.R. 194: Medgar Wiley Evers Congressional Gold Medal Act

To award posthumously a Congressional Gold Medal to Medgar Wiley Evers, in recognition of his contributions and ultimate sacrifice in the fight for racial equality in the United States.

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Jan 7, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jan 7, 2015

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Gregg Harper

Representative for Mississippi's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 7, 2015
Length: 6 pages


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Jan 7, 2015

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