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a self-constituted organization to promote something

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Maria da Conceicao Lourence, patron of the Ada Ma/Hao Senior Citizens Committee said "elders in Namibia like in all of Africa remain marginalised and denied the right to a dignified life.
Prince Faisal Ibn Khalid Ibn Abdulaziz, Governor of Asir Province received today at his office here, President and members of the Citizens Committee in the Province, who came to greet him.
Amanda has been at the forefront of the Bloomberg administration's efforts to revitalize and re-zone large parts of the city in order to protect some of the oldest and most beautiful urban neighborhoods in America, while re-invigorating the city's economy by creating a wide range of housing options," said Osborn Elliot, founding chair of Citizens Committee for New York City.
The eastern regional director of the A&P chain, William Scrimger, was dispatched to Baltimore and met with the Citizens Committee at the Sharp Street Methodist Church.
While other gun rights groups reportedly have declined to participate in a "new discussion" about firearms and crime with the Obama administration, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today it would be eager to talk with the White House, especially about the "Project Gunrunner" and "Fast and Furious" scandals, where federal agents helped facilitate gun sales to suspected gunrunners.
It was stated by SSP Islamabad Sajid Kiani while speaking with members of Citizens Committee at Rescue 15.
This is a chance to make a contribution and get fed at the same time,'' said Michael Adams, vice chairman of the veterans home citizens committee.
Epatha Merkerson, Mayor's Midtown Citizens Committee Chairman Gerald Schoenfeld and League of American Theatres and Producers President Jed Bernstein.
The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today that Attorney General Eric Holder's call for the Justice Department's inspector general to examine the "Project Gunrunner" scandal is "exactly what we called on him to do more than a week ago.
SSP Islamabad Sajid Kiani stated this during meeting with members of Citizens Committee at Rescue 15, said a press release issued Thursday.
He has been active in the AVC Foundation, Marauder Club, Century Club, Lancaster Veterans Home Citizens Committee, American Legion, United Way and Red Cross.
He served New York State and New York City as commissioner of the Saratoga Springs Commission; as Landmarks Preservation Commissioner of New York; commissioner of the Interstate Sanitation Commission for New York, New Jersey and Connecticut; as a member of the New York Task Force on Housing; the New York City Industrial Development Corporation; and the Executive Committee on the Citizens Committee for New York City.
The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms will be visiting Chicago to counter billionaire New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's campaign of fear against Prairie State firearms owners.
ISLAMABAD -- The Islamabad Citizens Committee Sunday said that the candidates for local government (LG) election in the Federal Capital will have to face serious challenges relating to civil problems owing to overall condition in the city.
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.
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