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H.Res. 720: Recognizing the coordinated struggle of workers on the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Memphis sanitation workers strike to voice their grievances and reach a collective agreement for rights in the workplace.

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Steve Cohen

Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 30, 2018
Length: 7 pages
Introduced:

Jan 30, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Jan 30, 2018

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 30, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

History

Jan 30, 2018
 
Introduced

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H.Res. 720 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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