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Fight Domestic Human Trafficking

March 28, 2014

From: The Honorable Ted Poe Sent By: blair.bjellos@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3530 Date: 3/28/2014 Cosponsor the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act Dear Colleague, Modern-day slavery exists right here in the United States. Through the scourge of human trafficking, children in our own neighborhoods and communities are sold into forced prostitution every single day. We must do […]

Support Everglades Funding

March 28, 2014

From: The Honorable Alcee L. Hastings Sent By: ian.wolf@mail.house.gov Date: 3/28/2014 This is a programmatic request. There will be two entries. Instructions to follow Closing NOON on MONDAY Dear Colleague: Please join us in supporting funding for projects relating to the Everglades and South Florida ecosystem restoration programs at the levels requested in the President’s FY15 budget. […]

LAST CALL- Support Polio Eradication Funding for FY15

March 28, 2014

From: The Honorable Jim McDermott Sent By: Laura.Hughes@mail.house.gov Date: 3/28/2014 *Note: Includes two programmatic requests* Deadline to sign on: COB TODAY, March 28, 2014 Current cosigners: Clark, Cohen, Delaney, Ellison, Grijalva, Heck, Jackson Lee, Lee, Lynch, McDermott, Moore, Moran, Norton, Rangel, Schakowsky, Van Hollen, (Frederica) Wilson Dear Colleague: Please join me in sending two programmatic request letters […]

FY15 Appropriations: Cost Savings Through Smarter Government

March 27, 2014

From: The Honorable Patrick Murphy Sent By: Mark.Pipes@mail.house.gov Date: 3/27/2014 This Dear Colleague represents three separate programmatic appropriations language requests. Deadlines from March 27th through April 2nd (see below for each request). Submission instructions will follow. Please join me in sending letters to the Appropriations Subcommittees on Defense as well as Commerce, Justice, and Science requesting […]

Invest in Workforce Strategies to Put America Back to Work and Revitalize American Manufacturing

March 27, 2014

From: The Honorable David Loebsack Sent By: Vonnie.Hampel@mail.house.gov Date: 3/27/2014 Support Sector Partnerships in FY15 Appropriations DEADLINE: COB Tuesday, April 1 **This is a Programmatic Request** Dear Colleague, Please join me in sending a letter to members of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies in support of strong funding […]

Support YouthBuild in FY15

March 27, 2014

From: The Honorable John Lewis Sent By: jlintern4@mail.house.gov Date: 3/27/2014 March 27, 2014 Support the YouthBuild Program: A Working Model Click Here to Add Your Boss Dear Colleague:             I write to request your support for the YouthBuild program in the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education fiscal year 2015 appropriations bill.   The deadline for […]

Deadline Today: Support Funding for Domestic TB Prevention and Treatment Programs

March 27, 2014

From: The Honorable Gene Green Sent By: kristen.oneill@mail.house.gov Date: 3/28/2014 Support Funding for the Fight Against Domestic Tuberculosis This is a Programmatic Request Deadline: COB TODAY Dear Colleague,             Please join us in supporting funding for the fight against domestic tuberculosis (TB) as part of the Fiscal Year 2015 appropriations process.  […]

Ready for Work means able to pass a drug test

March 27, 2014

From: The Honorable Kevin Brady Sent By: diane.calmus@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4310 Date: 3/27/2014 Dear Colleague: On February 22, 2012, the president signed into law The Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012, which included a provision to allow states to drug test UI recipients seeking work in jobs that regularly drug test employees. Two years later, states […]

Help Secure Future Wetland Conservation Support NAWCA Funding in FY 2015

March 27, 2014

From: The Honorable John D. Dingell Sent By: rachel.mccleery@mail.house.gov Date: 3/27/2014 Help Secure Future Wetland Conservation Support NAWCA Funding in FY 2015 Deadline: Wednesday, April 2 Current Signers: Dingell, D. Young, Carol Shea-Porter, Barbara Lee, David Cicilline, Frederica S. Wilson, Alcee L. Hastings, Cedric Richmond, Jim Costa, Jim Langevin, , Gwen Moore, Sander Levin, Ron Kind, Sheila Jackson Lee, […]

Support Funding for BEACH Act Grants Funding

March 27, 2014

From: The Honorable Henry A. Waxman Sent By: Raisa.Orleans@mail.house.gov Date: 3/27/2014 Dear Colleague, Our nation’s beaches add tens of billions of dollars to our economy and provide recreational activity for millions of Americans.  The water quality of our beaches is of paramount importance to individuals who bathe in their waters or depend on coastal areas for […]