5 edition of Citizens" Joint Committee on National Representation for the District of Columbia records found in the catalog.
Citizens" Joint Committee on National Representation for the District of Columbia records
Citizens" Joint Committee on National Representation for the District of Columbia
Written in English
Correspondence and other records of the organization documenting its activities in lobbying for the passage of the 23rd Amendment to the U.S. Constitution which, in 1961, granted the citizens of the District of Columbia the right to vote in presidential elections. Includes correspondence with members of Congress, chiefly members of the House Committee on Rules and the House Committee on the Judiciary; records of congressional hearings; publicity materials; lists of local groups backing the 23rd Amendment; and a file by state showing contacts made by the committee with leaders of the various state legislatures.
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These positions are not officially recognized by the Congress. On July 17,he presided over a hour markup that passed 23 to Colliers has offices in Columbia, Charleston, Greenville and Spartanburg. Hazen is credited as playing a major role in the design and Arthur E. His organization's 22 independent member-cooperatives expect those services as they deliver power to 1. Access and influence in Congress is not dependent purely on where one lives, especially in modern times of communication and travel.
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