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Synonyms for citizens committee

a self-constituted organization to promote something

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With more than 650,000 members and supporters nationwide, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms (www.
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.
Ledford complimented the Lancaster Citizens Committee and Craft on their support for the project.
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.
As the citizens committee we have to stay on top of things, and let thepowers that be know that we're not really happy when issues come up thatwe know aren't what they should be,'' Craft said.
28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While Barack Obama has been pushing harder for more gun laws to disarm honest citizens, his Justice Department has been prosecuting fewer gun crimes despite announcing more than two years ago he would increase such prosecutions, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today.
Our overall goal is to make Los Angeles a more business-friendly city,'' said Mel Kohn, who headed a citizens committee on tax reform.
Chicago Mayor Richard Daley is sending city employees home without pay on Christmas Eve, "just like Ebenezer Scrooge would have done," yet he continues squandering scarce city funds defending an unconscionable, and soon-to-be unconstitutional, handgun ban, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today.
27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Barack Obama may have a receptive audience with the traditionally anti-gun-rights International Association of Chiefs of Police in Chicago, but to get a better grasp on how rank-and-file law enforcement feels about his gun grabbing policies, he should talk to elected sheriffs and street cops, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today.
A proposal to ban so-called "assault weapons" in Washington State shifts the blame for recent violent crimes from the perpetrators to every law-abiding gun owner in the state, holding them and their firearms responsible for crimes they did not commit, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today.
22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Noting public frustration over the Senate Democrats' blocking of legislation to crack down on sanctuary cities and their renewed push for new gun control laws, plus the announced plan to release thousands of prison inmates early, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today that an Italian mayor faced with rising crime in his region may have the right plan to alleviate public concerns.
More than $21,000 is in the trust account to pay for television sets and other furnishings that the state will not supply, a member of the Lancaster Veterans Home Citizens Committee said.
The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today condemned Washington CeaseFire President Ralph Fascitelli for capitalizing on the murder of Seattle Police Officer Timothy Q.
19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms (CCRKBA) announced today that it is urging gun rights supporters in Washington State to pass Initiative 1366 in November.
The retired Navy officer recalled that he had been approached by then-City Councilman George Runner and asked whether he'd help organize a citizens committee.
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