San Francisco, CA- On March 24, 2009, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors
introduced a resolution celebrating the traditional Persian New Year, Norooz.
The resolution urges San Francisco's representatives in the U.S. House of
Representatives to co-sponsor H.Res. 267 introduced by Congressman Michael Honda
(CA-15th) on March 19, 2009, which recognizes Norooz and thanks Iranian
Americans for their many contributions to American society. The San Francisco
Board of Supervisor's Norooz resolution was introduced by Supervisors Ross
Mirkarimi, Sophie Maxwell, and Michela Alioto-Pier.
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