Congressional Action Today

On July 1, the U.S. Senate passed a bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located on Lindbald Avenue, Girdwood, Alaska, as the “Dorothy and Connie Hibbs Post Office Building.”

Dorothy and Connie Hibbs are a mother and daughter who both served as postmaster in Girdwood, mother Dorothy from 1954-1976 and daughter Connie from 1979 to 2005.

Note: “Congressional Action” is a new education feature of this blog. It will highlight an an official activity undertaken by or in Congress, very often chosen at random, for the simple purpose of providing an educational snapshot of our Congress at work.

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