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NWHM Senate Bill

July 20th, 2007

110th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1841

To provide a site for the National Women’s History Museum in Washington, District of Columbia, and for other purposes.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

July 20, 2007
Ms. COLLINS (for herself, Mr. AKAKA, Mr. BENNETT, Mrs. BOXER, Ms. CANTWELL, Mrs. CLINTON, Mr. COLEMAN, Mr. DURBIN, Mrs. DOLE, Ms. KLOBUCHAR, Ms. LANDRIEU, Mrs. LINCOLN, Mrs. MCCASKILL, Ms. MIKULSKI, Ms. MURKOWSKI, Mrs. MURRAY, Ms. SNOWE, Ms. STABENOW, and Mr. VOINOVICH) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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Letter to T&I Committee

June 15th, 2006

NWHM COALITION MEMBERS SIGN LETTER TO T&I COMMITTEE

NWHM Coalition Members show support of the NWHM legislation for a permanent museum site.

In 2002 NWHM formed a national coalition. This coalition is comprised of 31 service, professional, and educational organizations which represent over 8.5 million people. Each organization agreed to support NWHM efforts to secure a building site near the National Mall. Many of these organizations have previously sent letters to Congress, lobbied on our behalf and included NWHM information about NWHM in their newsletters and Web sites. Read the rest of this entry »

Doan Transcript

May 23rd, 2006

Doan GSA Senate Committee Hearing Transcript

5/22/06

PORTION REFERENCING THE NATIONAL WOMEN’S HISTORY MUSEUM
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New GSA Chief Voices Support

May 23rd, 2006

NEW GSA CHIEF VOICES SUPPORT FOR

NATIONAL WOMEN’S HISTORY MUSEUM IN WASHINGTON

Lurita Doan, the newly named Administrator of the General Services Administration, said May 22nd, 2006, at her confirmation hearing with the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee, that it would be a “privilege” to work with Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) in support of the development of the Old Post Office Annex on Pennsylvania Avenue for the establishment of the National Women’s History Museum (NWHM.) Read the rest of this entry »

NFWL Resolution

March 19th, 2006

National Foundation for Women Legislators Education & Training Policy Committee Resolution


(Ratified March 2006)
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NWHM Announces Congressional Campaign

March 3rd, 2006

THE NATIONAL WOMEN’S HISTORY MUSEUM ANNOUNCES A CONGRESSIONAL CAMPAIGN TO DESIGNATE THE VACANT ANNEX NEXT TO THE OLD POST OFFICE PAVILION AS A PERMANENT MUSEUM SITE

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