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S.1245 Near East and South Central Asia Religious Freedom Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jun 22, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

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    • Open Doors USA Urges Sen. Jim Webb to Remove the Hold on ... - July 23, 2012 by BCNN1 - If S. 1245 is not passed in this session of Congress and signed into law, the process will have to be started all over next year in the new session of Congress. The House overwhelmingly passed the bipartisan measure last ...

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      As noted by BCNN1 on July 23, 2012, "If S. 1245 is not passed in this session of Congress and signed into law, the process will have to be started all over next year in the new session of Congress. The House overwhelmingly passed the bipartisan measure last ..." (/url?q=http://www.blackchristiannews.com/news/2012/07/open-doors-usa-urges-sen-jim-webb-to-remove-the-hold-on-religious-envoy-bill.html&sa=U&ei=4qwWUMvLOYii8ATwpIB4&ved=0CBsQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNHdh-BGqLhHa9DTYspWBnlosSyLbA)
    • Open Doors USA Urges Sen. Jim Webb to Remove the Hold on ... - July 23, 2012 by BCNN1 - If S. 1245 is not passed in this session of Congress and signed into law, the process will have to be started all over next year in the new session of Congress. The House overwhelmingly passed the bipartisan measure last ...

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      As noted by BCNN1 on July 23, 2012, "If S. 1245 is not passed in this session of Congress and signed into law, the process will have to be started all over next year in the new session of Congress. The House overwhelmingly passed the bipartisan measure last ..." (/url?q=http://www.blackchristiannews.com/news/2012/07/open-doors-usa-urges-sen-jim-webb-to-remove-the-hold-on-religious-envoy-bill.html&sa=U&ei=rCATUImIIeX30gHChICACQ&ved=0CBsQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNFSZBhsQKKO0fAXyHyPEncrOfCt7A)
    • Open Doors USA Urges Sen. Jim Webb to Remove the Hold on ... - July 23, 2012 by BCNN1 - If S. 1245 is not passed in this session of Congress and signed into law, the process will have to be started all over next year in the new session of Congress. The House overwhelmingly passed the bipartisan measure last ...

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      As noted by BCNN1 on July 23, 2012, "If S. 1245 is not passed in this session of Congress and signed into law, the process will have to be started all over next year in the new session of Congress. The House overwhelmingly passed the bipartisan measure last ..." (/url?q=http://www.blackchristiannews.com/news/2012/07/open-doors-usa-urges-sen-jim-webb-to-remove-the-hold-on-religious-envoy-bill.html&sa=U&ei=gbgRUIiDHZKm8QSl9YH4Bw&ved=0CBwQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNFoHZbKPgGdzwUJkP8qDCRtYN-eOw)

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    • Open Doors USA campaign seeks religious freedom envoy - June 27, 2012 by Christian Examiner - SANTA ANA, Calif. — Open Doors USA has launched a new advocacy campaign to encourage the U.S. Senate to pass a bill to appoint a religious freedom envoy in the Near East and Central Asia. The envoy, who would be appointed by the president of ...

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      As noted by Christian Examiner on June 27, 2012, "SANTA ANA, Calif. — Open Doors USA has launched a new advocacy campaign to encourage the U.S. Senate to pass a bill to appoint a religious freedom envoy in the Near East and Central Asia. The envoy, who would be appointed by the president of ..." (http://www.christianexaminer.com/Articles/Articles%20Jul12/Art_Jul12_05.html)
    • Help End Senate Hold Up on Religious Envoy Bill - June 13, 2012 by ChristianNewsWire - SANTA ANA, Calif., June 13, 2012 /Christian Newswire/ -- Open Doors USA has launched a new advocacy campaign to encourage the U.S. Senate to pass a bill to appoint a religious freedom envoy in the Near East and South Central Asia. Last year Open Doors USA

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      As noted by ChristianNewsWire on June 13, 2012, "SANTA ANA, Calif., June 13, 2012 /Christian Newswire/ -- Open Doors USA has launched a new advocacy campaign to encourage the U.S. Senate to pass a bill to appoint a religious freedom envoy in the Near East and South Central Asia. Last year Open Doors USA " (http://www.christiannewswire.com/news/2329619947.html)
    • Riding a tide of exports and imports - June 10, 2012 by Times Union - The 890 foreign students at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy spent a net $31 million, while the University at Albany's 1,245 international students spent a net $27.2 million, according to the report. Statewide, foreign students contribute $2.4 ...

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      As noted by Times Union on June 10, 2012, "The 890 foreign students at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy spent a net $31 million, while the University at Albany's 1,245 international students spent a net $27.2 million, according to the report. Statewide, foreign students contribute $2.4 ..." (http://www.timesunion.com/business/article/Riding-a-tide-of-exports-and-imports-3622012.php)
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