To rebuild the Nation's crumbling infrastructure, transportation systems, technology and computer networks, and energy distribution systems, by strongly and urgently requesting the immediate recruitment, employment, and on-the-job "earn as you learn" training of African-American young men ages 18 to 39, who are the hardest hit in terms of unemployment, with an unemployment rate of 41 percent nationally, and in some States and cities, especially inner cities, higher than 50 percent, which is a national crisis.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 3, 2017
Length: 6 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on January 3, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Congressman David Scott Celebrates Black History Month: Remember Black Wall Street”
— Rep. David Scott [D-GA13] (Sponsor) on Feb 7, 2017
Jan 3, 2017
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H.R. 52 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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