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North Coast Rep. Huffman, Others Introduce Resolution Honoring 'Rosie the Riveters'

In observance of National Women’s History Month, Rep. Jared Huffman who represents the North Coast was among California senators who introduced a resolution to honor the millions of women who supported the war effort on the home front during World War II.

Reps. Huffman, Brian Fitzpatrick, Jackie Speier, and Mark DeSaulnier introduced a bipartisan resolution to recognize March 21, 2020, as "National Rosie the Riveter Day."

Fitzpatrick Introduces Bipartisan Resolution Honoring ‘Rosie the Riveters’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In observance of National Women’s History Month, Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), along with Reps. Jared Huffman (D-CA)Jackie Speier (D-CA), and Mark DeSaulnier (D-CA) introduced a resolution to recognize March 21, 2020, as ‘National Rosie the Riveter Day’ to honor the millions of women who supported the war effort on the home front during World War II.

Fitzpatrick Forms New Bipartisan Congressional Coronavirus Task Force

U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) is a co-founder and co-chair of the newly formed bipartisan Coronavirus Task Force.

“It is incredibly important that Congress and the American public stay up to date on all the facts relating to coronavirus,” Rep. Fitzpatrick said on Feb. 28. “We must provide the public with all available information to provide a full picture of how this has affected other countries, as well as our own.”

Joining Rep. Fitzpatrick to co-chair the congressional caucus are U.S. Reps. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) and Raul Ruiz (D-CA).

Pa.’s Fitzpatrick Leads U.S. House in Bipartisanship, New Rankings Show

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, R-1st District, lives and breathes bipartisanship, down to the color of his clothes.

Earlier this month, the two-term lawmaker from suburban Philadelphia donned a purple tie and joined a group of Democrats and Republicans in the U.S. House to listen as President Donald Trump delivered the annual State of the Union address.

With Bipartisan Support, A Smithsonian Women’s History Museum is Closer to Reality

A Smithsonian museum dedicated to women’s history is a step closer to reality after the House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved a bill to create one. It now heads to the Senate.

H.R. 1980, also known as the Smithsonian Women’s History Museum Act, passed 374-37 last week.

The bill establishes a council that will make recommendations to the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Museum on the planning, design, and construction of the museum.

House Of Representatives Approves Plan To Build New Women’s History Museum

As cultural institutions across the United States organize programming in celebration of the centennial of the ratification of the nineteenth amendment which granted women the right to vote, the House of Representatives voted in favor of establishing a museum dedicated to women’s history. The legislation, which was passed on Tuesday, comes more than three years after the opening of the Smithsonian Institution’s newest addition to the National Mall, the Museum of African American History and Culture.

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