Summary: H.Res.231 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House without amendment (05/05/2005)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Celebrates the life and accomplishments of Jimmy "Wink" Winkfield, one of only four jockeys to win back-to-back Kentucky Derbies, who continuously overcame racism and other significant obstacles during his lifetime.

Recognizes the significant contributions and excellence of African American jockeys and trainers in horse racing and in the history of the Kentucky Derby.