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Support Lowenthal Amendment to H.R. 1965

November 19, 2013

From: The Honorable Alan S. Lowenthal Sent By: devin.helfrich@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1965 Date: 11/19/2013 Dear Colleague: I write to ask for your support of my amendment to H.R. 1965, the Federal Lands Jobs and Energy Security Act. My amendment would allow the Interior Department to continue reviewing proposed energy projects for possible “extraordinary circumstances,” such […]

New Location for Nov. 20 – 22 DC Health Link Insurance Carriers Open Houses

November 19, 2013

From: The Chief Administrative Officer of the House Sent By: CAOCommunications@mail.house.gov Date: 11/19/2013 Dear Members, Resident Commissioner, Delegates, House Officers, and Staff: As previously noted, the CAO’s Office of Payroll and Benefits has extended its daily open houses for congressional staff with questions concerning their healthcare options. The location for the November 20 – 22 […]

Ensure Drones Do Not Violate Privacy

November 19, 2013

From: The Honorable Peter Welch Sent By: glynna.kerr@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2868 Date: 11/19/2013 Dear Colleague, The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently revealed a five-year road map for integrating Unmanned Aircraft Systems (drones) into the National Airspace System. Though the plan is a step forward in addressing this emerging technology, the announcement made clear that the […]

Create and Track Service Requests Online

November 19, 2013

From: The Chief Administrative Officer of the House Sent By: CAOCommunications@mail.house.gov Date: 11/19/2013 Dear Members, Resident Commissioner, Delegates, House Officers, and Staff: The Chief Administrative Officer is pleased to announce the launch of a new online self-service website for initiating and tracking service requests – Service Request Management (SRM). Developed in-house, SRM lets users submit […]

REWARD HARDWORKING AMERICANS WITH EQUAL TREATMENT UNDER THE TAX CODE

November 18, 2013

From: The Honorable John Lewis Sent By: decarlo.mclaren@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2482 Date: 11/18/2013 REWARD HARDWORKING AMERICANS WITH EQUAL TREATMENT UNDER THE TAX CODE Become a Cosponsor of the Artist-Museum Partnership Act of 2013 Current Cosponsors: Reps. Blumenauer, Brady, Cartwright, Conyers, Doggett, Foxx, Grijalva, Green, Honda, Loebsack, McCollum, McGovern, Moore, Nadler, Pascrell, Peterson, Schiff, Simpson, Slaughter, […]

Open Houses with DC Health Link Insurance Carriers Extended

November 18, 2013

From: The Chief Administrative Officer of the House Sent By: CAOCommunications@mail.house.gov Date: 11/18/2013 Dear Members, Resident Commissioner, Delegates, and Staff: The CAO’s Office of Payroll and Benefits has extended its daily open houses for congressional staff with questions concerning their healthcare options. From Monday, November 18th until Friday, November 22nd, representatives from Aetna, CareFirst BlueCross […]

Codify a Successful Workplace Safety Program

November 18, 2013

From: The Honorable Thomas E. Petri Sent By: kevin.james@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 632 Date: 11/18/2013 Codify a Successful Workplace Safety Program Cosponsor the Voluntary Protection Program Act (H.R. 632) Dear Colleague: Please consider cosponsoring H.R. 632, which would authorize and improve one of the federal government’s most successful workplace health and safety programs, the Voluntary Protection […]

Pass It To See What’s In It? Now Premiums are Rising. Enough.

November 18, 2013

From: The Honorable Renee L. Ellmers Sent By: kristi.gribble@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3450 Date: 11/18/2013 Co-Sponsor Congresswoman Renee Ellmers’ “Health Insurance Freedom Act of 2013” Under Obamacare, “Essential Health Benefits (EHB’s)” are required in all individual and small group health plans. EHB’s include (at a minimum) 10 general categories such as pediatric care for older Americans, […]

Do Not Let Convicted Felons Have Access to Personal and Financial Information

November 18, 2013

From: The Honorable Cathy McMorris Rodgers Sent By: karen.summar@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3429 Date: 11/18/2013 Dear Colleague: On Wednesday, November 6, 2013, HHS Secretary Sebelius told the Senate Finance Committee that it was ‘possible’ for a convicted felon to become an ObamaCare navigator. Despite this revelation, Obama’s navigators have been unleashed into communities across American to […]

Deadline Extended: Support Additional Public Input and Family Farms

November 18, 2013

From: The Honorable Joe Courtney Sent By: Zachary.Clark@mail.house.gov Date: 11/18/2013 Support Additional Public Input for FSMA DEADLINE EXTENDED TO THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21st. American Farm Bureau and the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture support a second comment period on a new set of proposed regulations. They have engaged their state organizations in support of […]