H.R. 916: All-American Flag Act

Our government uses the stars-and-stripes flag for many different purposes — from flying above or outside government buildings, to military funerals, to hanging in almost public school classroom in America for the Pledge of Allegiance — but many of them are manufactured overseas. H.R. 916, the All-American Flag Act, would mandate that all American flags used by the federal government — not ...

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Feb 12, 2015


Referred to Committee on Feb 12, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on February 12, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Cheri Bustos

Representative for Illinois's 17th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2015
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Feb 12, 2015

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