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Hobbes was trained by Paws with a Cause in Wayland, Michigan}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid3235601 , }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid13323926 an organization }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid3235601 wh}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid13323926 ich}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid3235601 train}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid13323926 s}{ \rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid3235601 and provide}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid13323926 s}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid3235601 assistance dogs nationally for people with disabilities, providing lifetime support and encouraging independence}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8796610 ; and}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 \par \par }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 WHEREAS, the {\*\xmlopen\xmlns2{\factoidname State}}{\*\xmlopen\xmlns2{\factoidname place}}Oklahoma{\*\xmlclose}{\*\xmlclose} State Senate}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid3235601 staff and friends held an auction to pay for Hobbes. The auction}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 raised }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8478944 in }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 excess of $20,000}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid3235601 , which not only paid for }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 Hobbes}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid3235601 , but was able to assist in the}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 purchase }{ \rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid3232209 of se}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 rvice dogs}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid3232209 for others in need}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid3235601 ;}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8796610 and}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 \par \par }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 WHEREAS, }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 Hobbes was welcomed by all as an integral member of the Senate family. Charles}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8478944 , however,}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 refused to change his own first name to \'93Calvin\'94 in honor of the }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid225229 comic strip by the same title}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 , as originally suggested by a fellow Senate staffer}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid225229 ; and}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 \par \par }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid225229 WHEREAS, }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 Charles}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid3235601 adhered to the service dog guidelines}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 that assistance dogs}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid3235601 should not be petted, fed or distracted while}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 working, but}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid7734388 for the sake of }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 diplomacy and public relations }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid7734388 would allow it if an}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 attractive young wom}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid7734388 a}{ \rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 n}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid7734388 would ask}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 to pet }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8796610 Hobbes; and}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 \par \par }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 WHEREAS, }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 Hobbes}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 ,}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 following the }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 behavior}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8478944 al}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 patterns of fellow {\*\xmlopen\xmlns2{\factoidname place}} {\*\xmlopen\xmlns2{\factoidname State}}Oklahoma{\*\xmlclose}{\*\xmlclose} State Senate }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid11802127 s}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 taffers}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 , was always}{ \rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 on the lookout for a free meal. }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 Hobbes relished searching wastepaper baskets }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid12590321 for nourishment }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 rather than standing in }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8478944 long }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 line}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8478944 s}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 for }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid12590321 snacks, }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 a free breakfast}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid12590321 ,}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 or }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8478944 a }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid12590321 complementary }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14681257 lunch }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid12590321 with his fellow }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 Senate }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8796610 staffers; and}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 \par \par }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 WHEREAS, }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid3232209 Hobbes, after ten and one-}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid10358418 half}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid12590321 years of service to both Charles and the Oklahoma State }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8478944 Senate}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 ,}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8478944 has retired from}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 Senate duties and enjoys more relaxing duties at home. Even in retirement, Hobbes is a devoted companion and consummate chick magnet}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8796610 .}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 \par \par }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af2\afs24 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid1854057\charrsid4085408 NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE SENATE OF THE }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid1854057 1ST SESSION OF THE 52ND }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af2\afs24 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid1854057\charrsid4085408 {\*\xmlopen\xmlns2{\factoidname State}}{\*\xmlopen\xmlns2{\factoidname place}}OKLAHOMA{\*\xmlclose}{\*\xmlclose} LEGISLATURE:}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af2\afs24 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 \par \par }\pard \ltrpar\ql \fi576\li0\ri0\widctlpar\tx720\tx2700\tx3600\wrapdefault\aspalpha\aspnum\faauto\adjustright\rin0\lin0\itap0\pararsid9124725 {\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 THAT the Oklahoma State Senate praises the dedication, loyalty, and hard work of Hobbes, who l}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 iterally worked for dog treats}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 and praise }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 instead of a }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 monetary reward}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8796610 .}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 \par \par }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 THAT the Oklahoma State Senate wishes Hobbes the very best during his retirement from }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 service }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid4605273 o}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 n }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 t}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid8796610 he Oklahoma State Senate staff.}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 \par \par }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 THAT a copy of this reso}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid10358418 lution be distributed to Hobbes and}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid14053442 his human, Charles Israel}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9330834 .}{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 \par \par }\pard \ltrpar\ql \fi576\li0\ri0\keepn\widctlpar\wrapdefault\aspalpha\aspnum\faauto\adjustright\rin0\lin0\itap0 {\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 Adopted by the Senate the 21st day of May, 2009. \par }\pard \ltrpar\ql \li0\ri0\keepn\widctlpar\wrapdefault\aspalpha\aspnum\faauto\adjustright\rin0\lin0\itap0 {\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 \par \par \par }\pard \ltrpar\ql \fi5220\li0\ri0\keepn\widctlpar\tqr\tx9630\wrapdefault\aspalpha\aspnum\faauto\adjustright\rin0\lin0\itap0 {\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \ul\insrsid9124725 \tab \par }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 Presiding Officer of the Senate \par }\pard \ltrpar\ql \fi576\li0\ri0\widctlpar\tx720\tx2700\tx3600\wrapdefault\aspalpha\aspnum\faauto\adjustright\rin0\lin0\itap0\pararsid9124725 {\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 \par \par }\pard \ltrpar\ql \fi576\li0\ri0\widctlpar\tx2700\tx4147\tqr\tx9360\wrapdefault\aspalpha\aspnum\faauto\adjustright\rin0\lin0\itap0\pararsid9124725 {\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid9124725 \par }{\rtlch\fcs1 \af0 \ltrch\fcs0 \insrsid1854057 \par }}