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H. J. Res. 61: Expressing the Sense of the Senate and House of Representatives Regarding the Terrorist Attacks Launched Against the United States on September 11, 2001, September 12, 2001   [open pdf - 27KB]

"Expressing the sense of the Senate and House of Representatives regarding the terrorist attacks launched against the United States on September 11, 2001. Whereas on September 11, 2001, terrorists hijacked and destroyed four civilian aircraft, crashing two of them into the towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, and a third into the Pentagon outside Washington, D.C.; Whereas thousands of innocent Americans were killed and injured as a result of these attacks, including the passengers and crew of the four aircraft, workers in the World Trade Center and in the Pentagon, rescue workers, and bystanders; Whereas these attacks destroyed both towers of the World Trade Center, as well as adjacent buildings, and seriously damaged the Pentagon; and Whereas these attacks were by far the deadliest terrorist attacks ever launched against the United States, and, by targeting symbols of American strength and success, clearly were intended to intimidate our Nation and weaken its resolve".

Report Number:
House Joint Resolution 61; H. J. RES. 61
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Date:
2001-09-12
Copyright:
Public Domain
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Library of Congress: http://thomas.loc.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
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