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Repeal the Military Base Personnel Gun Ban

June 30, 2014

From: The Honorable Steve Stockman Sent By: annamaria.hoffman@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3199 Date: 6/30/2014 Current cosponsors: Bentivolio, Bishop (UT), Broun, Burgess, Cotton, Farenthold, Gibbs, Gohmert, Gosar, King (IA), Hall, Harris, LaMalfa, Miller, Olson, Palazzo, Perry, Posey, Stutzman, Weber, Westmoreland Dear Colleague, The tragic murders at the Navy Yard reminds us that personnel on our military bases […]

Protect States Rights and Cosponsor The Clean Air Fairness Act

June 30, 2014

From: The Honorable Pete Olson Sent By: Richard.England@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4799 Date: 6/30/2014 Dear Colleague, Every state is responsible for its own pollution under the National Ambient Air Quality Standards. However, there are certain sources of pollution beyond a state’s control. This can include naturally occuring and foreign pollution (as addressed by my other recent […]

Honor an American civil rights heroine – Yuri Kochiyama

June 30, 2014

From: The Honorable Barbara Lee Sent By: monica.pham@mail.house.gov Date: 6/30/2014 Dear Colleague, Please join us in signing a letter to the U.S. Postal Service to pursue a commemorative stamp for the civil rights leader, Yuri Kochiyama. Yuri Kochiyama was born and raised in San Pedro, California to Japanese immigrant parents. After the Pearl Harbor attack […]

Cosponsor H.R. 4883: The National Rare Earth Cooperative Act of 2014

June 30, 2014

From: The Honorable Steve Stockman Sent By: annamaria.hoffman@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4883 Date: 6/30/2014 Dear Colleague, China is waging economic war against the United States.  We have seen this in the cyber world already.  The rare earth element market is another front in this war.  China is forcing manufacturers to relocate production lines that include rare earth […]

Sanctions on Iran/Iraq for flights to Syria

June 30, 2014

From: The Honorable Doug Collins Sent By: vernon9@mail.house.gov Date: 6/30/2014 Sanctions on Iran/Iraq for flights to Syria Cosigners:  Gabbard, Perry, Schneider, Weber From: The Honorable Doug Collins Sent By: vernon9@mail.house.gov ISIS, who now refers to itself as The Islamic State, has seized control of key cities in Iraq over the last month. The US’s influence in Iraq weakens as Iran’s […]

Support Stronger Protections for Immigrant Workers; Ensure Worksite Enforcement does not undermine Labor & Civil Rights

June 30, 2014

From: The Honorable Judy Chu Sent By: joleen.rivera@mail.house.gov Date: 6/30/2014 Support Stronger Protections for Immigrant Workers; Ensure Worksite Enforcement does not undermine Labor and Civil Rights.  Urge Sec. Johnson in his review of immigration enforcement policies, to take greater administrative action to protect immigrant workers who assert their labor and civil rights in the workplace. Current […]

Cosponsor H.R. 2961, the Christopher Bryski Student Loan Protection Act

June 30, 2014

From: The Honorable Bill Pascrell, Jr. Sent By: alyssa.penna@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2961 Date: 6/30/2014 Dear Colleague: The Christopher Bryski Student Loan Protection Act was named after a New Jersey college student who suffered a traumatic brain injury during his third year at Rutgers and passed away after spending two years in a coma.  Christopher’s family struggled […]

Protect the Second Amendment from a U.N. Assault

June 30, 2014

From: The Honorable Steve Stockman Sent By: annamaria.hoffman@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 575 Date: 6/30/2014 Cosponsors: Boustany, Bishop (UT) Dear Colleague: The right to keep and bear arms is a fundamental right granted to Americans, but President Obama has pledged support for a treaty that would undermine that right.  This is why I am asking to join me […]

Cosponsor the National Traumatic Brain Injury Research and Treatment Improvement Act

June 30, 2014

From: The Honorable Bill Pascrell, Jr. Sent By: alyssa.penna@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4251 Date: 6/30/2014 Dear Colleague: As the co-chairs of the Congressional Brain Injury Task Force, we ask you to join us in cosponsoring bipartisan legislation to help track and assess the incidence of traumatic brain injury (TBI). Known as the “silent epidemic,” TBI has been […]

Protect Our Student-Athletes from Brain Injuries and Concussions

June 30, 2014

From: The Honorable Bill Pascrell, Jr. Sent By: alyssa.penna@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3113 Date: 6/30/2014 Dear Colleague: As the co-chairs of the Congressional Brain Injury Task Force, we ask you to join us in cosponsoring bipartisan legislation to give schools and community organizations the tools they need to adequately protect student-athletes from mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI), […]