Honoring John Brown's relentless endeavors in his pursuit of liberty for all human beings, his unyielding opposition to the institution of slavery, and his significant role in the abolition of this monstrous crime against humanity.
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 18, 2023
Length: 4 pages
118th Congress (2023–2025)
Introduced on Aug 18, 2023
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Aug 18, 2023
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H.Res. 656 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
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Original Resolution Honoring John Brown, H.R. Res. 656, 118th Cong. (2023).
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