Summary

1/14/2013--Introduced.Supports the establishment and full funding of a staff exchange program between the House of Representatives and the Parliament of Ukraine, the Verkhovna Rada, as soon as possible. Read More

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This resolution was introduced on Jan 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not passed.

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Jan 14, 2013

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RESOLUTION

Supporting the establishment and full funding of a staff exchange program between the House of Representatives and the Parliament of Ukraine, the Verkhovna Rada, as soon as possible.

Whereas supporters of democracy worldwide recognize the valor of the people of Ukraine in seeking to advance democratic governance in their country; Whereas the role of the Parliament of Ukraine, the Verkhovna Rada, is essential to ensuring democratic governance and a balance of power among the branches of the Government of Ukraine; Whereas the people of the United States affirm the positive role being played by the Parliament of Ukraine in averting a constitutional crisis in that transitional republic; Whereas, on November 30, 1999, the Speaker of the House of Representatives signed an agreement with the leaders of the Parliament of Ukraine to establish an interparliamentary exchange program between the two legislative bodies; Whereas Members of the House of Representatives and the Parliament of Ukraine have already participated in video teleconferences as part of this agreement; and Whereas the House of Representatives has commended these historic efforts and expressed its desire and willingness to build on the success of this agreement: Now, therefore, be it Resolved, That the House of Representatives supports the establishment and full funding of a staff exchange program between the House of Representatives and the Parliament of Ukraine, the Verkhovna Rada, as soon as possible. <all>

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I oppose H.Res. 27 ("Supporting the establishment and full funding of a staff exchange program between the House of") because we have no business meddling in the affairs of Eastern European nations materially, symbolically or otherwise. The People's awareness grows daily. We grow tired of war-mongering imperialist swine in our Congress.

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biomorph_01
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1 year ago

I oppose H.Res. 27 ("Supporting the establishment and full funding of a staff exchange program between the House of") because...FUNDING should go to the EMERGENCY UNEMPLOYMENT EXTENSION -- AMERICANS NEED HELP -- AMERICANS COME FIRST!

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Carrie10319
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1 year ago

I oppose H.Res. 27 ("Supporting the establishment and full funding of a staff exchange program between the House of") because...I resent being told that I do not pay enough taxes when this type of wasteful spending is proposed. Please do not support wasting my tax dollars and meddling in other country's affairs.

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freethepeople
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1 year ago

I oppose H.Res. 27 ("Supporting the establishment and full funding of a staff exchange program between the House of") because...DO YOU NOT GET IT? WE HAVE NO MONEY.

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Francis525
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2 years ago

Bill Summary

1/14/2013--Introduced.Supports the establishment and full funding of a staff exchange program between the House of Representatives and the Parliament of Ukraine, the Verkhovna Rada, as soon as possible.

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