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Official Title as Introduced

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Presidential Medal of Freedom should be awarded to Dr. Benjamin Elijah Mays.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
08/21/1994Introduced in House

All Actions (2)

Date
08/21/1994Referred to the House Committee on Post Office and Civil Service.
08/21/1994Introduced in House

Cosponsors (64)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Dixon, Julian C. [D-CA-32]* 08/21/1994
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2]* 08/21/1994
Rep. Hilliard, Earl F. [D-AL-7]* 08/21/1994
Rep. Owens, Major R. [D-NY-11]* 08/21/1994
Rep. McKinney, Cynthia A. [D-GA-11]* 08/21/1994
Rep. Jefferson, William J. [D-LA-2] 10/07/1994
Rep. Geren, Pete [D-TX-12] 10/07/1994
Rep. Kennelly, Barbara B. [D-CT-1] 10/07/1994
Rep. Flake, Floyd H. [D-NY-6] 10/07/1994
Rep. Clay, William (Bill) [D-MO-1] 10/07/1994
Rep. Stokes, Louis [D-OH-11] 10/07/1994
Rep. Ford, Harold E. [D-TN-9] 10/07/1994
Rep. Wynn, Albert Russell [D-MD-4] 10/07/1994
Rep. Tucker, Walter R., III [D-CA-37] 10/07/1994
Rep. Tejeda, Frank [D-TX-28] 10/07/1994
Rep. Watt, Melvin L. [D-NC-12] 10/07/1994
Rep. Reynolds, Mel [D-IL-2] 10/07/1994
Rep. Sawyer, Tom [D-OH-14] 10/07/1994
Rep. Scott, Robert C. "Bobby" [D-VA-3] 10/07/1994
Rep. Bonior, David E. [D-MI-10] 10/07/1994
Rep. Richardson, Bill [D-NM-3] 10/07/1994
Rep. Blackwell, Lucien E. [D-PA-2] 10/07/1994
Rep. Towns, Edolphus [D-NY-10] 10/07/1994
Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] 10/07/1994
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-23] 10/07/1994
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 10/07/1994
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 10/07/1994
Rep. Cardin, Benjamin L. [D-MD-3] 10/07/1994
Rep. Wheat, Alan [D-MO-5] 10/07/1994
Rep. Hutto, Earl [D-FL-1] 10/07/1994
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30] 10/07/1994
Rep. Moran, James P. [D-VA-8] 10/07/1994
Rep. Meek, Carrie P. [D-FL-17] 10/07/1994
Rep. Mineta, Norman Y. [D-CA-15] 10/07/1994
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-5] 10/07/1994
Rep. Dellums, Ronald V. [D-CA-9] 10/07/1994
Rep. Waters, Maxine [D-CA-35] 10/07/1994
Rep. Murphy, Austin J. [D-PA-20] 10/07/1994
Rep. Payne, Donald M. [D-NJ-10] 10/07/1994
Rep. de Lugo, Ron [D-VI-At Large] 10/07/1994
Rep. Washington, Craig A. [D-TX-18] 10/07/1994
Rep. Linder, John [R-GA-4] 10/07/1994
Rep. Montgomery, G. V. (Sonny) [D-MS-3] 10/07/1994
Rep. Miller, George [D-CA-7] 10/07/1994
Rep. Frost, Martin [D-TX-24] 10/07/1994
Rep. Rowland, J. Roy [D-GA-8] 10/07/1994
Rep. Bacchus, Jim [D-FL-15] 10/07/1994
Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17] 10/07/1994
Rep. Kildee, Dale E. [D-MI-9] 10/07/1994
Rep. Quinn, Jack [R-NY-30] 10/07/1994
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-28] 10/07/1994
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-17] 10/07/1994
Rep. Johnson, Don [D-GA-10] 10/07/1994
Rep. Clyburn, James E. [D-SC-6] 10/07/1994
Rep. Meehan, Martin T. [D-MA-5] 10/07/1994
Rep. Deal, Nathan [D-GA-9] 10/07/1994
Rep. Filner, Bob [D-CA-50] 10/07/1994
Rep. Kingston, Jack [R-GA-1] 10/07/1994
Rep. McDermott, Jim [D-WA-7] 10/07/1994
Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3] 10/07/1994
Rep. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY-9] 10/07/1994
Rep. Lantos, Tom [D-CA-12] 10/07/1994
Rep. Faleomavaega, Eni F. H. [D-AS-At Large] 10/07/1994
Rep. Jacobs, Andrew, Jr. [D-IN-10] 11/29/1994

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Post Office and Civil Service08/21/1994 Referred to

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Subjects (14)


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Introduced in House (08/21/1994)

Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the President should award Benjamin Elijah Mays the Presidential Medal of Freedom posthumously in honor of his distinguished career as an educator, civil and human rights nonviolent leader, and public theologian and his many contributions to the improvement of American society and the world.