House Simple Resolution 607
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Condemns President Biden's failure to heed the advice of military and intelligence advisors about the speed and nature of the Taliban offensive, leading to a disorganized, chaotic, and abrupt evacuation of United States personnel and Afghan allies.
Introduced
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Introduced in House on Aug 24, 2021
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Aug 24, 2021
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Aug 24, 2021
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Simple Resolution
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607
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117
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Summary

This resolution condemns the President's failure to heed military and intelligence advisors about the speed and nature of the Taliban offense in Afghanistan and urges the President to commit to maintaining the evacuation operation as long as necessary to evacuate any U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or Afghan partner who requests evacuation assistance .

Text (1)
August 24, 2021
Actions (2)
08/24/2021
Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
08/24/2021
Introduced in House
Public Record
Record Created
Aug 25, 2021 7:12:13 AM
Record Updated
Sep 10, 2021 7:15:18 PM