In Recognition of Service to The Blind of Kentucky
WHEREAS, Congressman John Yarmuth has served the citizens of the US 3rd Congressional District which encompasses the city of Louisville and other surrounding incorporated cities in Kentucky since 2007; and
WHEREAS, Many of his constituents are blind and visually impaired; and
WHEREAS, The National Federation of the Blind of Kentucky participates actively in the annual Washington Seminar sponsors by the National Federation of the Blind; and
WHEREAS, the purpose of the Washington Seminar is to present to the Congress the legislative issues most relevant to the blind of the nation; and
WHEREAS, Congressman Yarmuth has always availed himself to the Kentucky delegation engaging in productive conversations, supporting proposed legislation, and co-sponsoring House bills; Now therefore,
BE IT RESOLVED BY the National Federation of the Blind of Kentucky in convention assembled this twenty-ninth day of October 2022 in the city of Louisville, Kentucky, that the National Federation of the Blind of Kentucky recognizes Congressman John A. Yarmuth for his 15 years of dedicated service to the National Federation of the Blind of Kentucky so that we the blind can live the lives we want.