2006 Regular Session
By: Senator(s) Flowers, Albritton, Brown, Browning, Bryan, Burton, Butler, Carmichael, Chaney, Clarke, Cuevas, Davis, Dawkins, Dearing, Doxey, Frazier, Gollott, Gordon, Harden, Hewes, Horhn, Huggins, Hyde-Smith, Jackson (11th), Jackson (15th), Jackson (32nd), Jordan, King, Kirby, Lee (35th), Lee (47th), Little, Mettetal, Michel, Moffatt, Morgan, Nunnelee, Pickering, Posey, Robertson, Ross, Simmons, Thames, Thomas, Tollison, Turner, Walley, Walls, White, Wilemon, Williamson
A RESOLUTION COMMENDING THE OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE OF SENATOR J. ED MORGAN IN LEADING THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE IN THE MISSISSIPPI SENATE.
WHEREAS, Ed Morgan is an excellent orator and literary vocalist; and
WHEREAS, he is a graduate of the University of Alabama and played football for the Crimson Tide under legendary Coach Bear Bryant; and
WHEREAS, his civic involvement includes being the former Mayor of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, Elks, Boy Scouts, American Red Cross, and the National Rifle Association; and
WHEREAS, Morgan's life experiences as an outstanding athlete, Mayor, community leader and Senator have prepared him for the exemplary performance in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance in the State Senate; and
WHEREAS, it is with great pride that we recognize the many years of civic and humanitarian contributions of this Mississippian who serves as a role model for all citizens of our state and particularly his fellow Senators:
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE SENATE OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI, That we do hereby commend the outstanding performance of Senator J. Ed Morgan in leading the Senate in the Pledge of Allegiance, and extend to him and his family the best wishes of the Mississippi Senate in their future endeavors.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, That this resolution be presented to J. Ed Morgan, and be made available to the Capitol Press Corps.