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Tourette Syndrome – FY10 Appropriations – Programatic Request

March 31, 2009

We thank you and commend you for your leadership in ensuring an ongoing federal commitment to the improvement of health and the expansion of research, treatment, education, and prevention of diseases and disorders.

Supporting Small Business Innovation Helps Our Economy

March 30, 2009

As you continue your work on the reauthorization of the Small Business Act, we are writing to seek your support for the preservation of the eligibility requirements in the current statute for the Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) program.

Support Gulf War Veterans Illnesses Research Funding

March 30, 2009

We invite you to join us in supporting research into Gulf War Veterans Illnesses by signing onto a letter to the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee requesting $25 million for FY10. This request has the endorsement of the American Legion, AMVETS, Vietnam Veterans of America, the ALS Association, and Veterans of Modern Warfare.

Cosponsor a Resolution Honoring the American National Red Cross

March 30, 2009

I invite you to join me as a cosponsor of a resolution honoring the month of March as Red Cross Month. Since 1943, every President of the United States has proclaimed March to be “Red Cross Month,” to honor one of the most well-known humanitarian organizations in the world, the American National Red Cross.

Co-Sponsor H.R. 422 – To Help Invest in Research and Development Within the United States and To Create American Jobs

March 30, 2009

I have introduced legislation that would provide an R&D tax incentive encouraging companies to increase their research and development spending in the United States. I am hoping that you will join me in this effort to promote job creation and keep research and innovation thriving within the United States.

Seeds for Spiritual Growth

March 29, 2009

  From: The Office of the Chaplain Sent By: karen.bronson@mail.house.gov Date: 3/9/2009 Seeds for Spiritual Growth in Lent Offered by Office of the Chaplain Mondays, March 9, 23, 30 March 5, 2009 Dear Colleagues: You and your staff are invited to join us for a Lenten Series entitled: Seeds for Spiritual Growth <http://e-DearColleague.house.gov/DearColleague/Media/111/1st/file/Other Offices/Office of […]

Cosponsor the National Security Letters Reform Act of 2009

March 27, 2009

From: The Honorable Jerrold Nadler Sent By: andrew.ginsburg@mail.house.gov Date: 3/27/2009 Cosponsor the National Security Letters Reform Act of 2009 Deadline: COB, Today Current Cosponsors: Flake, Delahunt, Paul, Jackson-Lee, Scott (VA), Grijalva, Hinchey, Lee (CA), Holt, Farr, Gutierrez, Stark March 27, 2009 Dear Colleague: We write to urge you to cosponsor the National Security Letters Reform […]

Allow our servicemembers to decide who makes their funeral arrangements

March 25, 2009

From: The Honorable Steve Cohen Sent By: craig.dulniak@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1633 Date: 3/25/2009 Allow our servicemembers to decide who makes their funeral arrangements <http://e-DearColleague.house.gov/DearColleague/Media/111/1st/image/Members/Cohen, Steve (TN09)/arlington-national-cemetery.jpg> From: The Honorable Steve Cohen Sent By: craig.dulniak@mail.house.gov Date: 3/25/2009 Co-Sponsor H.R. 1633 Honor the WISH Act Co-sponsors: Duncan, Rohrabacher, Moore (WI), Watson, Massa, Schiff, Sestak Dear Colleague: Current […]

Briefing on Women and the Employee Free Choice Act

March 25, 2009

From: The Honorable Janice D. Schakowsky Sent By: dana.e.thomas@mail.house.gov Date: 3/25/2009 Making Work Pay: Women and the Employee Free Choice Act 2261 Rayburn House Office Building 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 30 Dear Colleague: By now you should have received an invitation from the National Council of Women’s Organizations to attend an important briefing regarding women […]

PROTECT TRAVELER’S CIVIL LIBERTIES AT U.S. PORTS OF ENTRY

March 25, 2009

From: The Honorable Loretta Sanchez Sent By: Eduardo.Lerma@mail.house.gov Date: 3/25/2009 PROTECT TRAVELER’S CIVIL LIBERTIES AT U.S. PORTS OF ENTRY Support the Border Security Search Accountability Act of 2009 111th Original Cosponsors: Rep. Russ Carnahan, Rep. Andre Carson, Rep. Eliot Engel, Rep. Charles Gonzalez, Rep. Raul Grijalva, Rep. Maurice Hinchey, Rep. Ruben Hinojosa, Rep. Barbara Lee, […]