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Environmentally Healthy Homes in Metropolitan Areas

March 24, 2009

From: The Honorable Chaka Fattah Sent By: brenden.chainey@mail.house.gov <mailto:brenden.chainey@mail.house.gov?subject=RE: Environmentally Healthy Homes in Metropolitan Areas> Date: 3/24/2009 Environmentally Healthy Homes in Metropolitan Areas Tuesday, March 31st 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Rayburn B-308 All families deserve to live in decent, affordable and healthy homes. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. Indoor contaminants are plaguing […]

Restoring Equal Access to the Equal Access to Justice Act

March 23, 2009

From: The Honorable Peter A. DeFazio Sent By: travis.joseph@mail.house.gov Date: 3/23/2009 LOW-INCOME AND DISABLED AMERICANS DESERVE THE RIGHT TO APPEAL A SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION DECISION Become an original cosponsor in the 111th Congress Deadline: COB Wednesday 110th Cosponsors (17): Boozman, Blumenauer, Carnahan, Courtney, Danny Davis, DeLauro, Farr, John Hall, Hooley, Jackson-Lee, McNerney, Pomeroy, Schakowsky, Space, […]

Support Funding to Protect Women and Children from Domestic Violence

March 23, 2009

From: The Honorable Jerrold Nadler Sent By: andrew.ginsburg@mail.house.gov Date: 3/23/2009 Supported By: Break the Cycle, Legal Momentum, National Alliance to End Sexual Violence, National Coalition Against Domestic Violence ** This is a Programmatic Request ** Deadline: COB, this Friday, March 27, 2009 March 23, 2009 Dear Colleague: Please join me in sending the letter below […]

Sign on to a Letter to FDA Acting Commissioner Torti to Reevaluate Behavior Based Blood Donation Deferrals

March 23, 2009

From: The Honorable Diane E. Watson Sent By: jillian.schlotter@mail.house.gov Date: 3/23/2009 URGE THE FDA TO BASE THEIR BLOOD DONATION DEFERRAL POLICIES ON SOUND SCIENCE AND MEDICAL NEED. Current cosigners: Honda, Grijalva, and Nadler Deadline extended: COB Tuesday, March 24, 2009 Dear Colleague, Every two seconds somebody in the United States needs blood, and yet in […]

Become an Original Cosponsor of the Witness Security and Protection Grant Program Act of 2009

March 18, 2009

From: The Honorable Elijah E. Cummings Sent By: nikki.jones@mail.house.gov Date: 3/18/2009 Making it safe to speak Cosponsor the Witness Security and Protection Grant Program Act of 2009 DEADLINE FOR ORIGINAL COSPONSORS: THURSDAY, MARCH 19 Dear Colleague, In cities across America, people are murdered in broad daylight and their killers are walking free because we cannot […]

Support the Youth Prevention and Tobacco Harm Reduction Act

March 10, 2009

From: The Honorable Steve Buyer Sent By: allison.hite@mail.house.gov <mailto:allison.hite@mail.house.gov?subject=RE: Support the Youth Prevention and Tobacco Harm Reduction Act> Bill: H.R. 1261 Date: 3/10/2009 March 10, 2009 There is a better approach to regulating tobacco and preventing minors from using tobacco products than the Waxman/Platts legislation Save Lives and Support H.R. 1261, the Youth Prevention and […]

Green Streets Act

March 9, 2009

From: The Honorable Russ Carnahan Sent By: katy.dawson@mail.house.gov <mailto:katy.dawson@mail.house.gov?subject=RE: Green Streets Act> Date: 3/9/2009 Dear Colleague: The continued volatility in the price of oil has caused continued increases in the price of asphalt. In fact, the price of asphalt is rising at a faster pace than gasoline, as refineries are foregoing asphalt production to instead […]

Support a New Federal Accounting Oversight Board

March 9, 2009

From: The Honorable Ed Perlmutter Sent By: alec.garnett@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1349 Date: 3/9/2009 Dear Colleague Please join Congressman Perlmutter and Congressman Lucas as a cosponsor of HR 1349, the Federal Accounting Oversight Board Act of 2009 (FAOB Act). The United States is in the midst of the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. The […]

Support Biofuels Pipelines

March 7, 2009

Today, more than 70 percent of the nation’s gasoline supply is transported via pipelines, a method which has been found to be safe, reliable and cost effective. With more and more biofuels coming onto the market and the industry reliant on more costly forms of transportation, biofuels are not often an affordable choice in some of the largest population centers in the United States.

Tuesday, March 31st is the deadline to act on pending “Notices of Intent to Obligate” 2008 Funds

March 3, 2009

Tuesday, March 31st is the deadline to act on pending “Notices of Intent to Obligate” 2008 Funds.