H.R. 2090: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 431 State Street in Ogdensburg, New York, as the "Frederic Remington Post Office Building"

H.R. 2090

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 431 State Street in Ogdensburg, New York, as the "Frederic Remington Post Office Building"

Date
June 3, 2009 (111th Congress, 1st Session)

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Floor Situation

H.R. 2090 is being considered under suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. John M. McHugh (R-NY) on April 23, 2009.

Bill Summary

H.R. 2090 designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 431 State Street in Ogdensburg, New York, as the "Frederic Remington Post Office Building."

Background

Frederic S. Remington was an American painter, illustrator, sculptor, and writer who specialized in depictions of the Old American West, specifically concentrating on the last quarter of the 19th century American West and images of cowboys, American Indians, and the U.S. Cavalry.