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Stop Improper Payments to the Deceased

November 20, 2013

From: The Honorable Cheri Bustos Sent By: todd.wolf@mail.house.gov Date: 11/20/2013 Stop Improper Payments to the Deceased SUPPORT THE IPACE ACT Current Sponsors (14): Bustos, Gibson, Murphy (FL), Enyart, Quigley, Ribble, Fortenberry, Cooper, Carney, Owens, Welch, Kelly (IL), Kuster, Braley Dear Colleague, Each year, federal payments are erroneously made to individuals who are deceased, and should […]

25 National Organizations Support H.R. 3391: Tax Fairness for Health Professionals Serving Native American Communities

November 19, 2013

From: The Honorable David G. Valadao Sent By: chris.marklund@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3391 Date: 11/19/2013 Dear Colleague: We are writing to draw your attention to the attached letter of support sent by 25 groups representing the members of the Friends of Indian Health. H.R. 3391 would amend the tax code to provide fairness for health professionals […]

We Need An Independent NSA Inspector General

November 19, 2013

From: The Honorable Mark Sanford Sent By: chris.stevens@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3436 Date: 11/19/2013 Dear Colleague: The Dept. of Defense, CIA, Dept. of Justice, and Dept. of Homeland Security each have independent Inspectors General (IG), and all have to undergo a formal Senate confirmation process before they can take their position. This process does not apply […]

Cosponsor the Our Daughters Are Not for Sale Resolution about Child Sex Trafficking in the U.S.

November 19, 2013

From: The Committee on Ways and Means Sent By: caitlin.alcala@mail.house.gov Date: 11/19/2013 Cosponsor the “Our Daughters Are Not for Sale” Resolution about Child Sex Trafficking in the U.S. Dear Colleague: We invite you to cosponsor the bipartisan “Our Daughters Are Not for Sale” resolution that we are sponsoring and that will be introduced later this […]

Help Community Banks Fight Money Laundering

November 19, 2013

From: The Honorable Ruben Hinojosa Sent By: holly.bullard@mail.house.gov Date: 11/19/2013 Help Community Banks Fight Money Laundering Become Original Co-Sponsor of “Building Community Banks’ Capacity to Combat Money Laundering Act.” Deadline to become original co-sponsor, December 3rd. Dear Colleague, In 2012, HSBC Bank was levied a $1.9 billion fine by U.S. bank regulators for violating the […]

Cosponsor the Children in Families First Act

November 19, 2013

From: The Honorable Kay Granger Sent By: joe.wang@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3323 Date: 11/19/2013 Current Cosponsors: Bass, Bachmann, Black, Bonamici, Braley, Brooks, Cooper, Diaz-Balart, Doggett, Franks, Israel, Jackson-Lee, Eddie Bernice Johnson, Langevin, Murphy, O’Rouke, Olson, Richmond, Schiff, Schwartz, Sensenbrenner, Sires, Takano, Wilson, and Wolf Dear Colleague: Around the world, millions of children are stuck and forgotten, […]

Cosponsor the Back to Basics Jobs Creation Act of 2013

November 19, 2013

From: The Honorable John Lewis Sent By: jamila.thompson@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2109 Date: 11/19/2013 Support the Back to Basics Jobs Creation Act of 2013 Dear Colleague: I invite you to cosponsor H.R. 2109, the Back to Basics Jobs Creation Act of 2013. This legislation responds to the frustrations I heard from my constituents time and time […]

Urge Ambassador Power to Press for Accountability for the Haitian Cholera Epidemic at the U.N

November 19, 2013

From: The Honorable John Conyers, Jr. Sent By: michael.darner@mail.house.gov Date: 11/19/2013 Current Signers: Clarke, Wasserman-Schultz, Lee, Waters, Frederica Wilson, Lewis, Hank Johnson, Dear Colleague, In October 2010, UN peacekeepers introduced cholera to Haiti from a UN base camp some 40 kilometers northeast of Port au Prince. Overwhelming evidence demonstrates that the epidemic resulted from the […]

SUPPORT THE END POLLUTER WELFARE ACT

November 19, 2013

From: The Honorable Keith Ellison Sent By: vic.edgerton@mail.house.gov Date: 11/19/2013 Comprehensive Fossil Fuel Subsidy Repeal To Save Taxpayers Over $110 Billion Dear Colleague, At a time when we have a massive debt, we cannot afford to continue to give away taxpayer money to the established, highly profitable fossil fuel industry. The five largest oil companies […]

Become an Original Cosponsor of the AAAS Policy Fellowships 40th Anniversary Resolution

November 19, 2013

From: The Honorable Rush Holt Sent By: sean.gallagher@mail.house.gov Date: 11/19/2013 Become an Original Cosponsor of the AAAS Policy Fellowship’s 40th Anniversary Resolution Current Original Cosponsors: Blumenauer, Costa, Davis, DeLauro, Fattah, Fortenberry, Foster, Grijalva, Holt, Honda, Israel, Jasckson-Lee, Levin, Lewis, McCollum, McNerney, Nunes, Peters, Ranger, Rohrabacher, Sessions, Shea-Porter, Slaughter, Valado, Wilson Dear Colleague: Please join us […]