This Is Your Congress

September 2002
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;9/27/2002, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p4
Reports on the historic meeting held by the U.S. Congress in New York City on September 6, 2002 to mark the anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and honor the sacrifice and bravery the city has displayed. History of meetings held by the Congress in the city; Highlights of the meeting.


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