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Support More Comprehensive Approaches to Sexuality Education through PREP

December 19, 2013

From: The Honorable Barbara Lee Sent By: mariah.jones@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3774 Date: 12/19/2013 Co-sponsor HR 3774 to Repeal Ineffective Abstinence-Only Programs Endorsed by: Advocates for Youth, AIDS Alliance for Women, Infants, Children, Youth & Families, The AIDS Institute, AIDS United, American Civil Liberties Union, American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Choice USA, Guttmacher Institute, Healthy […]

Honoring January as National Mentoring Month

December 18, 2013

From: The Honorable Frederica S. Wilson Sent By: corey.solow@mail.house.gov Date: 12/18/2013 Dear Colleague: I write to ask for your co-sponsorship of a resolution honoring January as National Mentoring Month.  Established in 2002, National Mentoring Month pays tribute to the men and women who enrich the lives of our young people and encourages more Americans to […]

Become a Cosponsor of McGovern-Pitts Resolution to Protect Rohingya Minority in Burma

December 18, 2013

From: The Honorable James P. McGovern Sent By: James.Shuster@mail.house.gov Bill: H.Res. 418 Date: 12/18/2013 Become a Cosponsor McGovern-Pitts Resolution to Protect Burma’s Rohingya Minority Current Cosponsors: Reps. Crowley, Franks, Engel, Smith (NJ), Schakowsky, King, Keating, Wolf, Bonamici, Bentivolio, Maloney, Royce, Welch and Price Currently endorsed by: Physicians for Human Rights, Refugees International, US Campaign for […]

Fix Out-of-Date Water Manuals: Tell the Army Corps to Listen to Science!

December 12, 2013

From: The Honorable Jared Huffman Sent By: Logan.Ferree@mail.house.gov Date: 12/12/2013 Fix Out-of-Date Water Manuals: Tell the Army Corps to Listen to Science! Dear Colleague: As we approach the end of 2013, many regions across the United States are facing historic and persistent droughts. In California, we are on track to experience the driest year on […]

LAST CALL: COSPONSOR THE IGNITING AMERICAN RESEARCH ACT AND EXTEND R&D TAX CREDIT

December 12, 2013

From: The Honorable Scott H. Peters Sent By: lumay.wang@mail.house.gov Date: 12/12/2013 LAST CALL TO COSPONSOR The R&D Tax Credit is expiring for the 16th time!! Please support strengthening and renewing it. CLOSING AT NOON TODAY Current cosponsors: Honda, DelBene, P. Murphy, Lofgren Dear Colleague: At the end of this year, the R&D Tax Credit will […]

Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act

December 12, 2013

From: The Honorable Mark Pocan Sent By: Ana.Jara@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3135 Date: 12/12/2013 ENSURE EQUAL ACCESS TO CONSTITUTIONALLY-PROTECTED RIGHTS AND BENEFITS FOR ALL FEDERAL EMPLOYEES Current Bipartisan Cosponsors: Bonamici, Brady, Braley, Capps, Cárdenas, Cartwright, Chu, Cicilline, Cohen, Cummings, DelBene, DeLauro, Doyle, Edwards, Esty, Farr, Fudge, Grijalva, Gutierrez, Alcee Hastings, Higgins, Himes, Honda, Hank Johnson, Kaptur, Langevin, Lee, […]

Join the Bipartisan Peace Corps Caucus

December 12, 2013

From: The Honorable Sam Farr Sent By: caitie.whelan@mail.house.gov Date: 12/12/2013 Dear Colleague: As Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Members of Congress, we encourage you to support Peace Corps Volunteers in your district by joining the bipartisan Peace Corps Caucus. Over the past 50 years, through war and conflict, more than 210,000 Americans have served their country […]

Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act

December 11, 2013

From: The Honorable Mark Pocan Sent By: Ana.Jara@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3135 Date: 12/11/2013 ENSURE EQUAL ACCESS TO CONSTITUTIONALLY-PROTECTED RIGHTS AND BENEFITS FOR ALL FEDERAL EMPLOYEES Current Bipartisan Cosponsors: Bonamici, Brady, Braley, Capps, Cárdenas, Cartwright, Chu, Cicilline, Cohen, Cummings, DelBene, DeLauro, Doyle, Edwards, Esty, Farr, Fudge, Grijalva, Gutierrez, Alcee Hastings, Higgins, Himes, Honda, Hank Johnson, Kaptur, […]

LAST DAY TO COSPONSOR THE IGNITING AMERICAN RESEARCH ACT

December 11, 2013

From: The Honorable Scott H. Peters Sent By: lumay.wang@mail.house.gov Date: 12/11/2013 LAST DAY TO BE AN ORIGINAL COSPONSOR The R&D Tax Credit is expiring for the 16th time!! Please support strengthening and renewing it. Deadline: TODAY Dec 11 COB Current cosponsors: Honda, DelBene, P. Murphy, Lofgren Dear Colleague: At the end of this year, the […]

Support the Educational Benefits of Chess – Cosponsor H.Res.169

December 11, 2013

Please join us in expressing support for the educational benefits of chess and encourage schools and community centers to engage in chess programs to promote problem solving, critical thinking, STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) skills, situational
awareness, and goal setting.