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State of Vermont

House of Representatives

Montpelier, Vermont

House Resolution

H.R.  21

House resolution designating May 6, 2007 as Vermont Vets for Victory Day

Offered by:  Committee on General, Housing and Military Affairs

Whereas, almost two million American military men and women, active, guard, and reserve, are on duty around the world, and

Whereas, many of them are engaged in combat in Iraq and Afghanistan, and

Whereas, members of the U.S. military are making considerable personal sacrifices, including long separations from their families, and

Whereas, many troops have made the supreme sacrifice, now therefore be it

Resolved by the House of Representatives:

That this legislative body declares full support for our troops, and be it further

Resolved:  That this legislative body is proud of the sacrifices and bravery of our servicemen and women and expresses its sincere gratitude for their heroic service to the United States of America, and be it further

Resolved:   This legislative body recognizes May 6, 2007 as Vermont Vets for Victory Day, and be it further

Resolved:  That this legislative body be directed to send a copy of this resolution to Adjutant General Michael Dubie, Governor James Douglas, the President of the United States, and Veterans Services Director Clayton Clark at the Vermont Department of Veterans Affairs.



____________________________              Attested to:

Gaye R. Symington

Speaker of the House


                                                                      Donald G. Milne

                                                                      Clerk, House of Representatives

Published by:

The Vermont General Assembly
115 State Street
Montpelier, Vermont