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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, […]

Cosponsor the Volunteer Responder Incentive Protection Reauthorization Act (VRIPRA) (v. 2)

December 10, 2013

From: The Honorable John B. Larson Sent By: david.sitcovsky@mail.house.gov Date: 12/10/2013 Support Volunteer Fire and EMS Agencies and Personnel! Become an Original Cosponsor of the Volunteer Responder Incentive Protection Reauthorization Act Current Cosponsors: Blumenauer, Courtney, DeLauro, Esty, Gerlach, Johnson (OH), Kind, King (NY), Loebsack, McIntyre, Michaud, Moran We invite you to become an original co-sponsor […]

Stop International Human Trafficking into the U.S.

December 10, 2013

From: The Committee on Foreign Affairs Sent By: Martin.Singer@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3344 Date: 12/10/2013 STOP INTERNATIONAL HUMAN TRAFFICKING INTO THE UNITED STATES Cosponsor H.R. 3344, the Fraudulent Overseas Recruitment and Trafficking Elimination (FORTE) Act of 2013 Dear Colleague: We invite you to join our bipartisan efforts to combat transnational human trafficking into the United States […]

Make the R&D Tax Credit Permanent! Cosponsor the Igniting American Research Act

December 9, 2013

From: The Honorable Scott H. Peters Sent By: lumay.wang@mail.house.gov Date: 12/9/2013 The R&D Tax Credit is expiring for the 16th time!! Please support strengthening and renewing it. Deadline: Dec 11 COB Dear Colleague: At the end of this year, the R&D Tax Credit will expire for the 16th time. This tax credit is the primary […]

Support Privacy and Transparancy Rules for Domestic Drones; Cosponsor H.R. 637

December 9, 2013

From: The Honorable Ted Poe Sent By: tim.tarpley@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 637 Date: 12/9/2013 Dear Colleague: In light of recent disclosures that a few private companies are developing low cost unmanned aircraft systems with the intention to use them to make product deliveries to homes, we believe that it is time for Congress to step in […]

Become an Original Cosponsor of the Wild Game Donation Act

December 9, 2013

From: The Honorable Don Young Sent By: jason.suslavich@mail.house.gov Date: 12/9/2013 December 9, 2013 Become an Original Cosponsor of the Wild Game Donation Act Dear Colleague, Hunger is a chronic problem in America. Many people believe that the problems associated with hunger are confined to small pockets of society, certain areas of the country, or certain […]

Make the R&D Tax Credit Permanent! Cosponsor the Igniting American Research Act

December 9, 2013

From: The Honorable Scott H. Peters Sent By: lumay.wang@mail.house.gov Date: 12/9/2013 The R&D Tax Credit is expiring for the 16th time!! Please support strengthening and renewing it. Deadline: Dec 11 COB Current cosponsors: Honda Dear Colleague: At the end of this year, the R&D Tax Credit will expire for the 16th time. This tax credit […]

Challenges of a Changing Ocean: Can Congress Act in Time?

December 9, 2013

From: The Honorable Sam Farr Sent By: noah.chesnin@mail.house.gov Date: 12/9/2013 Dear Colleague, I wanted to draw your attention to the recent Op-Ed in Roll Call, “Challenges of a Changing Ocean: Can Congress Act in Time,” by former Representative Tom Allen, who represented Maine’s 1st District for six terms. In 2010, maritime economic activities such as […]

TOMORROW- Employment: A Human Right

December 9, 2013

From: The Honorable John Conyers, Jr. Sent By: jenny.perrino@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1000 Date: 12/9/2013 Please join Congressman John Conyers, Jr. On International Human Rights Day Tuesday, December 10, 2013 For a discussion on: Employment: A Human Right 2237 Rayburn HOB 3:30pm-5:00pm Every December 10th, the world remembers the extraordinary accomplishment on that day in 1948 […]

Tell the FAA: No Calls on Planes! (v. 4)

December 9, 2013

From: The Honorable Steve Cohen Sent By: brittany.hernandez@mail.house.gov Date: 12/9/2013 Tell the FAA: No Calls on Planes! Current Co-Signers: Capuano, Cooper, DeFazio, Ellison, Esty, Farr, Grijalva, McCollum, Petri, Pocan, Schwartz Deadline to Sign On: Wednesday, December 11 Dear Colleague: The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will soon consider a proposal to lift its ban on the […]