H.Con.Res.313 - Commending the people of the Republic of Liberia for holding peaceful national elections in 2005 and congratulating President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf on her victory and becoming the first female president of any African country.109th Congress (2005-2006)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Payne, Donald M. [D-NJ-10] (Introduced 12/08/2005)|
|Committees:||House - International Relations|
|Latest Action:||12/08/2005 Referred to the House Committee on International Relations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.313 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/08/2005)
Commends: (1) the people of the Republic of Liberia for holding peaceful national elections in 2005, and congratulates President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf on her victory and on becoming the first female president of any African country; (2) the government and people of Liberia for their commitment to Liberia's democratic renaissance; and (3) the Liberian National Election Commission for conducting the elections in a free and fair manner.
Applauds the candidates and their supporters, the United Nations, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), and the U.S. government for their role in helping Liberia carry out the elections.
Acknowledges the strong and long-standing relationship between the United States and Liberia, and pledges continued support for Liberia's democracy and further development.