Moments of the Liberty Bill Project
May 26, 2005
Presentation to Secretary John Hager at the United States Department of Education in Washington, DC by 13 students. We then lobbied the staff members of the Senate in the Russell, Dirksen, and Hart Buildings . Then we met with Congressman Eric Cantor for a photo op.
June 7, 2005
Gubernatorial Candidates’ Tim Kaine and Jerry Kilgore send representatives to hear nearly 150 Liberty Bill students present the Liberty Bill in our school library. Our aim is to have them include us in next year’s inauguration ceremonies.
January 14, 2006
The Liberty Bill students march in Governor Tim Kaine’s inaugural parade in Williamsburg, Virginia , holding up banners and reciting the abridged Constitution as they go.
February 14, 2006
Twenty students meet with Governor Kaine the Patrick Henry Building in Richmond, Virginia to present and discuss the Liberty Bill. During their time at the Capitol, the students also meet with State Senator Ryan McDougle and a representative from Delegate Frank Hargrove’s office.
RESULTS OF THE 109TH
HOUSE (435 members)
SENATE (100 members)
>1% of Total
2% of total
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