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      house Committees
      House Committee on Veterans' Affairs
      House Committee on Armed Services
      Military Personnel
    IntroducedOctober 30th, 2013

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Official Title

Recognizing Birmingham, Alabama, as home to the first and longest-running celebration of Veterans Day and home of the National Veteran Award.

Summary

Recognizes: (1) Birmingham, Alabama, as the home to the first and longest running national celebration of Veterans Day; and (2) Raymond Weeks for his 40 years of patriotic and pioneering efforts establishing Veterans Day and the National Veteran Award. Congratulates the Tuskegee Airmen for Receiving the National Veteran Award. Honors U.S. veterans and their families for providing freedom of life and liberty. Pays tribute to U.S. men and women in uniform who risk life and limb at home and overseas.