NCC thanks Congress for resolutions supporting Nurses Week

The Nursing Community Coalition’s 63 members signed a thank you letter to the members of Congress who introduced S. Res. 201 and H. Res. 375, which support the goals and ideals of National Nurses Week, observed from May 6 through May 12, 2023. They thanked Senate Nursing Caucus Co-Chairs Sens. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., and Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and House Nursing Caucus Co-Chairs Reps. David Joyce, R-Ohio, and Suzanne Bonamici, D-Ore. and two of the nurses in Congress, Reps. Lauren Underwood, D-Ill., and Jen Kiggans, R-Va. Forty bipartisan House and Senate members also supported the resolutions. AONL is an NCC member. (NCC letter, 5/31/23)