House Passes Resolution Honoring Country Music
October 21, 2009 at 8:24 AM (PT)
The U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES have passed a resolution honoring country music and its contributions through AMERICAN history. U.S. REPRESENTATIVE CLIFF STEARNS introduced the bill and mentioned GARTH BROOKS, WILLIE NELSON and ELVIS PRESLEY as examples.
STEARNS said: "The history of country music is the history of our country...Today, the influence of American country music is worldwide, with large fan bases in Canada and Australia, as well."
Check out the video of CLIFF STEARNS introducing the bill here.