Joint Resolution - American Indian Religious Freedom, 1978
After decades of attempts to eliminate the history and religious practices of Native Americans, Congress passed this resolution on August 11, 1978 to protect and preserve their religious cultural rights and practices.
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Senate Resolution 301
The Censure of Senator Joseph McCarthy, 1954
Republican Senators Ralph Flanders of Vermont, Arthur Watkins of Utah, and Margaret Chase Smith of Maine led the efforts to discipline McCarthy.
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Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, 1964
This joint resolution of Congress (H.J. RES 1145) dated August 7, 1964, gave President Lyndon Johnson authority to increase U.S. involvement in the war between North and South Vietnam.
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On June 7, 1776, Richard Henry Lee of Virginia, introduced this resolution in the Second Continental Congress proposing independence for the American colonies.
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