Presentation from United States Congressman

Posted on August 16th, 2012

Shipwreck Society Receives Presentation from United States Congressman Dan Benishek


Left to right: Bruce Lynn, Executive Director; Sean Ley, Development Officer; and Congressman Dan Benishek.

On Friday, August 16, U.S. Congressman Dan Benishek (R – MI District 1) visited the Shipwreck Society at the Weather Bureau Building in Sault Sainte Marie. The Congressman presented a signed copy of our 2012 Patent Amendment to Bruce Lynn, Executive Director, and Sean Ley, Development Officer. This federal document is signed by Congressman John Boehner, Speaker of the House; President of the Senate Pro Tempore in June of 2012, the late Senator Daniel Inouye; and the President of the United States, Barack Obama.

We sincerely thank Congressman Benishek, Senator Carl Levin, and their staffs for their extensive work to see this bill (S.404) through to its completion.

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