April 07, 2006

Crapo Honors CDA Human Rights Task Force, Awards Orofino Civics Students

Congressional Record Statement presented in Coeur dâ??Alene; visits Veterans Home and Lewiston Chamber group

Washington, DC â?? Idaho Senator Mike Crapo will honor the work of the Kootenai County Task Force on Human Relations and tour the new Human Rights Education Institute in Coeur dâ??Alene this Monday. Crapo will present the Task Force with a framed copy of his Congressional Record Statement lauding the groupâ??s accomplishments. During his visit to Idaho next week, Crapo will also visit with students at an Orofino High School civics class planning a trip to Washington, DC. He will also keynote the Lewiston Chamberâ??s Legislative and Natural Resources Committee Luncheon.The schedule of events includes the following. Times listed are local time and the schedule is subject to change. All events listed are open to the media.Monday, April 10th:1:00 p.m.Coeur dâ??Alene Presents Congressional Record Statement to members of the Kootenai County Task Force on Human Relations and the Human Rights Education Institute and discuss Congressional efforts on child abuse. At the Human Rights Education Center Education Room behind 414 ½ Mullan. Tuesday, April 11th:Noon LewistonAddresses combined Lewiston Chamber Legislative and Natural Resources Committee Luncheon. At the China Inn, 2007 16th Avenue.3:30 p.m. Lewiston Meet with area veterans and tour the Veterans Home at 821 21st Avenue.4:30 p.m.LewistonGuest speaker for the Lewiston Chamber & Valley Vision Meeting, 111 Main Street. Wednesday, April 12th:10:30 a.m.Orofino Meet with and present certificates of achievement to student members of the Orofino High School Civics Class which is headed for Washington, DC in May. The students have been preparing studies and presentations on the Constitution and Bill of Rights in anticipation of their trip to Washington.# # # To directly link to this news release, please use the following address: https://www.crapo.senate.gov/media/newsreleases/release_full.cfm?id=253710