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Ensure an Adequate Food Supply

October 22, 2013

From: The Honorable Marcy Kaptur Sent By: john.latini@mail.house.gov Date: 10/22/2013 Curren Cosigners: Blumenauer, Corrine Brown, Conyers, DeFazio, Ellison, Grijalva, Hastings, Honda, Huffman, Levin, McCollum, Scott Peters, Pocan, Schakowsky, Shea-Porter, Slaughter, Titus, Welch Dear Colleague: As was recently highlighted by an article in Time Magazine, our nation’s honeybee population is dramatically declining. Please join us in […]

IN REMEMBERANCE OF FORMER SPEAKER THOMAS S. FOLEY

October 21, 2013

From: The Office of the Clerk Sent By: davita.jones@mail.house.gov Date: 10/21/2013 IN REMEMBERANCE OF FORMER SPEAKER THOMAS S. FOLEY October 21, 2013 Dear Colleague: The House mourns the death of former Speaker Thomas S. Foley in the time-honored tradition of our institution. Since the 19thcentury, the portraits of Speakers have been draped in black and […]

Be an Original Cosponsor of the Spouses of Heroes Education Act

October 21, 2013

From: The Honorable Dina Titus Sent By: David.Rosenbaum@mail.house.gov Date: 10/21/2013 Dear Colleague, I invite you to join me as an original cosponsor of the “Spouses of Heroes Education Act.” This legislation would expand educational benefits to the spouses of members of the Armed Services who make the ultimate sacrifice for our country. Many military spouses […]

Bring More Accountability and Transparency to Foreign Aid

October 21, 2013

From: The Honorable Ted Poe Sent By: luke.murry@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2638 Date: 10/21/2013 Dear Colleague, Since the passage of the Foreign Assistance Act in 1961, foreign aid programs have spread across 12 departments, 25 agencies, and almost 60 federal offices. Funding levels have likewise swelled, doubling in the last 10 years alone. However, according to […]

BIPARTISAN: National Entrepreneurs Day

October 21, 2013

From: The Honorable Scott H. Peters Sent By: kate.lyon@mail.house.gov Date: 10/21/2013 Dear Colleague, I invite you to cosponsor this resolution recognizing the third Tuesday of every November as National Entrepreneurs’ Day. The spirit of entrepreneurship in America is stronger than ever: Over the last two decades, small business openings have accounted for 40% of new […]

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION ON CLOSING THE OPPORTUNITY GAP

October 21, 2013

From: The Honorable Chaka Fattah Sent By: jared.bass@mail.house.gov Date: 10/21/2013 The NEA in collaboration with Congressman Chaka Fattah Invite you to a discussion about “Closing the Opportunity Gap: What America Must Do to Give Every Child an Even Chance” By Kevin G. Welner, JD, PhD Wednesday, October 23 at 1:00p.m. 2456 Rayburn HOB What is […]

Call for More Energy Savings in Federal Buildings and Reducing the Federal Utility Bill

October 21, 2013

From: The Honorable Peter Welch Sent By: jake.oster@mail.house.gov Date: 10/21/2013 Current Signers: Barrow, Blackburn, Blumenauer, Capps, Cartwright, Coffman,Connolly, Eshoo, Fincher, Gibson, Gingrey, Gosar, Guthrie, Hanna, Huffman, Hultgren, Kinzinger, Kuster, Lee, Lofgren, Lowenthal, McKinley, Moran, Mulvaney, Owens, Pascrell, Peters, Pocan, Polis, Price, Ribble, T. Ryan, Schakowsky, Simpson, Terry, Tonko, Tsongas, Van Hollen, Walden, Waxman, Webster, Whitfield, […]

Cosponsor the Medicare Secondary Payer and Workers Compensation Settlement Agreement Act

October 21, 2013

From: The Honorable David G. Reichert Sent By: Colin.Swanson@mail.house.gov Date: 10/21/2013 Dear Colleague: We urge you to cosponsor the Medicare Secondary Payer and Workers’ Compensation Settlement Agreement Act, H.R. 1982. This bipartisan legislation aims to resolve delays and provide clear and consistent standards for an administrative process that offers reasonable protections for injured workers and […]

Cosponsor the Medicare Access to Radiology Care Act

October 21, 2013

From: The Honorable David G. Reichert Sent By: Colin.Swanson@mail.house.gov Date: 10/21/2013 Dear Colleague: We urge you to cosponsor H.R. 1148, the Medicare Access to Radiology Care Act, bipartisan legislation that addresses the shortage of physicians able to care for our growing Medicare population by increasing the use of qualified non-physician providers like radiologist assistants (RA’s). […]

Stand up for Human Rights in China, Cosponsor H. Res. 327

October 4, 2013

From: The Honorable Kerry L. Bentivolio Sent By: cole.ginther@mail.house.gov Bill: H.Res. 327 Date: 10/4/2013 Stand Up for Human Rights in China, Cosponsor H. Res. 327 Current cosponsors: Chris Smith, Lynn Jenkins, James Sensenbrenner, Randy Weber, James Lankford Dear Colleague: As you may be aware, the Government of the People’s Republic of China has announced its […]