Sun Myung [Moon], for promoting the vision of world peace, and we commend them for their work." As the 15th most prolific traveler in Congress, Davis stirred up controversy by accepting a trip to Sri Lanka in 2005 on behalf of the Tamil minority there, paid for by the Tamil Tigers, a group that the U. government has designated as a terrorist organization for its use of suicide bombers and child soldiers.Davis said that he was unaware that the Tigers were the source of the trip's funding.Five other Democratic candidates entered the race later: S. Winbush, Anthony Travis, and Joan Powell, making it the largest field of candidates for U. He was pro-choice and supported gay rights, the ERA, single-payer health care, and some federal support for child nutrition and care. Sun Myung Moon in a religious ceremony at the Dirksen Senate Office Building honoring the controversial spiritual leader.
Steele, labor leader Ed Smith, and Alderman Dorothy Tillman. Davis ran on the progressive Democratic platform popular in the district. You're not going to catch me going around saying I hate Gator Bradley… Stroud (Independent), Toietta Dixon (Libertarian), and Charles A. In 2004, Davis was met with national controversy when he crowned the late Rev.In 2003, Davis gave a speech on the House floor and praised Moon, along with Congressman Curt Weldon.Davis said, "Many of my colleagues will join me and the gentleman from Pennsylvania Mr.Meanwhile Dr Strachan, a marine biologist, was planning her own wedding to her boyfriend of nine years, Alex Pithie.The couple had been due to exchange vows in less than three months.The family said: 'Although they were only married for eleven days before this tragedy, they had the most amazing and loving relationship.' Capt Strachan's wife also paid tribute to her 6ft 5in, red-headed husband.'Mike was an irreplaceable big lump who made me feel like the most loved woman in the world,' she said.