citizens committee


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Noun1.citizens committee - a self-constituted organization to promote something
NGO, nongovernmental organization - an organization that is not part of the local or state or federal government
vigilance committee - a volunteer committee to maintain order where an efficient legal system does not exist
welcoming committee - a committee to welcome new residents to a community
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2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today said Colorado Gov.
SSP Islamabad Sajid Kiani stated this during meeting with members of Citizens Committee at Rescue 15, said a press release issued Thursday.
It was stated by SSP Islamabad Sajid Kiani while speaking with members of Citizens Committee at Rescue 15.
Citizens Committee for New York City announced that it will honor Amanda M.
The donation brings to about $97,000 that is being collected by a citizens committee to pay for amenities such as television sets, magazine subscriptions and gardening tools - items not covered by the veterans home budget.
The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms has filed complaints with the Delaware attorney general's office and the federal Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms requesting an investigation into whether Brady violated state or federal laws.
Inspired by the enthusiasm of the citizens group, the administration and the school board joined the citizens committee in sharing the message with the entire community of about 15,000 people.
In a circular dated November 2, 1933, issued under the authority of the Citizens Committee and Costonie, the newly organized coalition upped the ante by demanding that all stores in Black neighborhoods employ entirely Black staffs immediately, that Black managers be hired by January 1, and that all the white clerks recently hired be fired.
While the City of Chicago is currently in federal court stubbornly defending its new gun ordinance, data reveals that the city's United Center Park is the most dangerous neighborhood in the country, a situation that reeks of hypocrisy, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today.
23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following statements made by District of Columbia Police Chief Cathy Lanier on CBS "60 Minutes" that private citizens should "take down" mass shooters if possible, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today is calling on her to take the lead in reforming the District's ridiculous concealed carry ordinance.
LANCASTER - Not willing to change horses in the middle of the stream,members of the citizens committee for the Lancaster state veterans home have re-elected the current officers.
The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today said a bipartisan bill introduced by Senators Jon Tester and John McCain that would repeal most gun laws in the District of Columbia "would not be necessary if District officials had lived up to the 2008 Supreme Court ruling in the Heller case.

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