H.Con.Res.88 - Honoring Brigadier General Hazel Winifred Johnson-Brown, the first African-American woman to hold the rank of General in the United States Armed Forces.112th Congress (2011-2012)
Summary: H.Con.Res.88 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)
Introduced in House (11/16/2011)
Honors General Brigadier Hazel Johnson-Brown for outstanding achievements in and significant contributions to the nursing profession and her dedication to the U.S Army.
Recognizes General Johnson-Brown as the first African-American woman to hold the rank of General in the U.S. Armed Forces and the first African-American Chief of the Army Nurse Corps.
Advocates for women of color to enter nursing and supports strategies to remedy the national shortage of nurses.