FIRST REGULAR SESSION

House Resolution No. 310

97TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY

INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVE BURNS.

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            WHEREAS, the members of the Missouri House of Representatives enjoy a long, proud tradition of meeting their responsibilities to the citizens of this state while upholding the virtues represented by the "Glory of Missouri": Knowledge, Liberty, Equality, Law, Justice, Fraternity, Education, Progress, Honor, Truth, Virtue, Temperance, Enterprise, and Charity; and

 

            WHEREAS,, these virtues are engraved in the House Chamber of the State Capitol with the inscription: "All the foregoing human qualities bind into one theme, the Glory of Missouri because no people attain these virtues unless they are great"; and

 

            WHEREAS,, the "Glory of Missouri" Award was created to encourage the values held by the early leaders of Missouri and to recognize those standards as exemplified in our schools and communities by this state's young people, the future of Missouri:

 

            NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that we, the members of the Missouri House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh General Assembly, hereby grant permission for the House Chamber to be used for the purpose of presenting the "Glory of Missouri" Award to the young citizens of this great state on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, upon morning adjournment.