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Progressive Democrats of America

JULY 20, 2006
5:01 AM

CONTACT: Progressive Democrats of America 
Tim Carpenter, 413-320-2015

PDA Announces Support of Congressman Kucinich's H.Con.Res 450

WASHINGTON - July 20 - Congressman Dennis Kucinich, D-Ohio, will introduce a resolution Wednesday that calls on President Bush to appeal to all sides for a cessation of hostilities in the Israeli-Lebanon conflict and to commit the United States to multi-party negotiations. The resolution already has 20 co-sponsors.

Progressive Democrats of America is supporting the Kucinich effort and asking PDA members to write their representatives urging their support for the measure. See link:

PDA Executive Director Tim Carpenter says "PDA agrees with Congressman Kucinich that the United States can provide the necessary leadership to bring Middle Eastern nations together to reach a peaceful solution. We must do everything within our power to bring an end to the violence. It is unacceptable to stand and watch as the violence escalates."

For a copy of the resolution see:


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