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H.Res.847 Recognizing the importance of Christmas and the Christian faith., 110th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Dec 11, 2007 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Foreign Affairs

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on December 11, 2007, with a roll call of 372 ayes, 9 nays, and 40 not voting.

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  • 75% of users oppose H.Res.847

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    • H.Res.406: Providing for consideration of the bill ... - OpenCongress - September 19, 2011 by opencongress.org - Official government data, breaking news and blog coverage, public comments and user community for H.Res.406 Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2401) to require analyses of the cumulative and incremental ... -

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      As noted by opencongress.org on September 19, 2011, "Official government data, breaking news and blog coverage, public comments and user community for H.Res.406 Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2401) to require analyses of the cumulative and incremental ... - " (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-hr406/show)
    • H.R.2553 - OpenCongress - July 14, 2011 by opencongress.org - All Bill Titles. <li><em>Short:</em> Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2011, Part IV<em> as passed house.</em></li><li><em>Short:</em> Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2011, Part IV<em> as in

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    • H.R.2114: Reducing the Size of the Federal ... - OpenCongress - June 02, 2011 by opencongress.org - This means that this this bill has not yet been mentioned on a publicly-searchable blog by either its official number (for example, "H.R. 3200") or title (for example, "America's Affordable Health Ch. Source: OpenCongress ... Congressman

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    Highly Rated News Articles

    • They Still Deliver My Mail on Yom Kippur - December 19, 2007 by Huffington Post,&nbsp;NY - H. Res. 847 is vile. It is petty, FOX-News based political posturing, wrapping hatred and prejudice under the cloak of religion. ...

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      As noted by Huffington Post,&nbsp;NY on December 19, 2007, "H. Res. 847 is vile. It is petty, FOX-News based political posturing, wrapping hatred and prejudice under the cloak of religion. ..." (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tom-gregory/they-still-deliver-my-mai_b_77654.html)
    • Council for Secular Humanism Chides Congress for Disrespecting ... - December 15, 2007 by OpEdNews,&nbsp;PA - by Press Release (December 14, 2007) -- Experts from the Council for Secular Humanism noted with alarm the passage of H. Res. 847 in the House of ...

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      As noted by OpEdNews,&nbsp;PA on December 15, 2007, "by Press Release (December 14, 2007) -- Experts from the Council for Secular Humanism noted with alarm the passage of H. Res. 847 in the House of ..." (http://www.opednews.com/articles/opedne_press_re_071216_council_for_secular_.htm)
    • Democrats Vote Yes to Ramadan, But No To Christmas - December 11, 2007 by Stop the ACLU,&nbsp;PA - ... but King’s is more benign. Ramadan – H.Res. 635 and Christmas – H. Res. 847 H. Res. 847: recognizing the importance of Christmas and the Christian faith.

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      As noted by Stop the ACLU,&nbsp;PA on December 11, 2007, "... but King&#8217;s is more benign. Ramadan &#8211; H.Res. 635 and Christmas &#8211; H. Res. 847 H. Res. 847: recognizing the importance of Christmas and the Christian faith." (http://stoptheaclu.com/archives/2007/12/12/democrats-vote-yes-to-ramadan-but-no-to-christmas/print/)
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