Commemorating the Columbia Astronauts

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2003-02-05
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Wednesday, February 5, 2003
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United States Government Printing Office 732 North Capitol Street, NW, Washington, DC 20401-0012
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Mrs. HUTCHISON. Mr. President, I send a resolution to the desk on behalf of myself, Senator NELSON of Florida, Senator FRIST of Tennessee, Senator DASCHLE of South Dakota, Senator CORNYN of Texas, and Senator GRAHAM of Florida, and I ask for its immediate consideration. send a resolution to the desk on behalf of myself, Senator NELSON of Florida, Senator FRIST of Tennessee, Senator DASCHLE of South Dakota, Senator CORNYN of Texas, and Senator GRAHAM of Florida, and I ask for its immediate consideration.
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the Columbia astronauts: Whereas the United States of America and the world mourn the seven astronauts who perished aboard the Space Shuttle Columbia on February 1, 2003, as they re-entered Earth’s atmosphere at the conclusion of their 16-day mission; Whereas United States Air Force Colonel Rick D. Husband, Mission Commander; United States Navy Commander William “Willie” McCool, Pilot, United States Air Force Lieutenant and Graduate of the Naval Postgraduate School ; Colonel Michael P. Anderson, Payload Commander/Mission Specialist; United States Navy Captain David M. Brown, Mission Specialist; United States Navy Commander Laurel Blair Salton Clark, Mission Specialist; Dr. Kalpana Chawla, Mission Specialist; and Israeli Air Force Colonel Ilan Ramon, Payload Specialist were killed in the line of duty during the 113th Space Shuttle Mission.
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Vol. 149 Congressional Record – S1914 - S1927
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Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
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