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H.Res. 295: Reaffirming that voting is a fundamental right of all eligible United States citizens and recognizing that allowing illegal immigrants the right to vote devalues the franchise and diminishes the voting power of United States citizens.

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Bob Gibbs

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 8, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Apr 8, 2019
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Introduced on Apr 8, 2019

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 8, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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Apr 8, 2019
 
Introduced

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H.Res. 295 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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