H.Con.Res.88 - Honoring Brigadier General Hazel Winifred Johnson-Brown, the first African-American woman to hold the rank of General in the United States Armed Forces.112th Congress (2011-2012)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30] (Introduced 11/16/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||02/07/2012 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.88 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/16/2011)
Honors General Brigadier Hazel Johnson-Brown for outstanding achievements in and significant contributions to the nursing profession and her dedication to the U.S Army.
Recognizes General Johnson-Brown as the first African-American woman to hold the rank of General in the U.S. Armed Forces and the first African-American Chief of the Army Nurse Corps.
Advocates for women of color to enter nursing and supports strategies to remedy the national shortage of nurses.