Submitted by Kathleen Harrison on Thu, 2008-12-11 21:58
Awhile back an acquaintance suggested that instead of doing the work of HARAMBEE, I could work in my profession full-time instead of part-time, and donate more money for Africa, thus accomplishing more in the long run. This is logical and efficient and would work well for some.
Most Democrats favored the bill (172 yeas to 63 nays), while a slighter majority of Republicans voted against (91 yeas to 108 nays). Every member of the House voted. (There is one vacancy, created by the recent death of Stephanie Tubbs Jones, a Democrat of Ohio.) [image:343 align=right size=preview hspace=10 vspace=10]