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Lunch Briefing: Soy 101

September 30, 2014

From: The Honorable Adrian Smith Sent By: ansley.mick@mail.house.gov Date: 9/30/2014 Dear Colleague: Please join the Modern Ag Caucus and the American Soybean Association for a lunch briefing today, Tuesday, September 30th at 11:30am as soybean farmers explain modern farming practices and answer your questions about key issues impacting the industry. What: Lunch Briefing: Soy 101 […]

Lunch Briefing: Soy 101

September 30, 2014

From: The Honorable Adrian Smith Sent By: ansley.mick@mail.house.gov Date: 9/30/2014 Dear Colleague: Please join the Modern Ag Caucus and the American Soybean Association for a lunch briefing today, Tuesday, September 30th at 11:30am as soybean farmers explain modern farming practices and answer your questions about key issues impacting the industry. What: Lunch Briefing: Soy 101 […]

ICYMI: New reports highlight the dangers of the overuse of antibiotics in food animal production

September 30, 2014

From: The Honorable Louise McIntosh Slaughter Sent By: clayton.cox@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1150 Date: 9/30/2014 Dear Colleague, The World Health Organization estimates that the annual cost of fighting antibiotic-resistant infections is as high as $34 billion in the United States. Two recent reports highlight how this public health crisis is tied to the overuse of antibiotics […]

A Briefing on Progress and Challenges in Saving Childrens Lives

September 30, 2014

From: The Honorable David G. Reichert Sent By: Colin.Swanson@mail.house.gov Date: 9/30/2014 Dear Colleagues, You should have already received the invitation below from UNICEF for a briefing on October 3rd. The briefing will highlight the findings of “A Promise Renewed”, an annual report that looks at the latest child mortality statistics. Please join us to learn […]

Cosponsor H.R. 4282, Creating Access to Residency Education (CARE) Act

September 30, 2014

From: The Honorable Kathy Castor Sent By: elizabeth.brown@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4282 Date: 9/30/2014 Cosponsor H.R. 4282, Creating Access to Residency Education (CARE) Act Endorsed by the American Medical Association and the American Osteopathic Association Dear Colleague, The United States is facing a shortage of physicians to care for our families and senior neighbors. Medicare is […]

Briefing on Energy and U.S. Free Trade Agreements

September 29, 2014

From: The Honorable Paul Tonko Sent By: brendan.larkin@mail.house.gov Date: 9/29/2014 Energy and U.S. Free Trade Agreements Briefing: A look into energy and climate in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) 9:00am-10:00am, Thursday, October 2nd H-122, The Capitol Light breakfast will be provided Please RSVP: andrew.linhardt@sierraclub.org Dear Colleague, By now you likely have received an […]

Help Preserve Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Legacy

September 29, 2014

From: The Honorable John Lewis Sent By: kathleen.hom@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5517 Date: 9/29/2014 Help Preserve Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Legacy Cosponsor H.R. 5517, Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park Act of 2014 DEADLINE: TOMORROW at noon Current cosponsors: Brown, Clarke, Cohen, Cummings, Engel, Fattah, Fudge, Hastings, Jackson Lee, E. Johnson, H. Johnson, Lee, […]

Russia’s Gazprom and Ukraine are in a gas dispute as winter approaches

September 29, 2014

From: The Honorable Michael R. Turner Sent By: vince.erfe@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 6 Date: 9/29/2014 Washington Post: Russia’s Gazprom and Ukraine are in a gas dispute as winter approaches Dear Colleague: I would like to bring to your attention a recent Washington Post article entitled “Russia’s Gazprom and Ukraine are in a gas dispute as winter […]

House Subscription to National Journal

September 24, 2014

From: The Chief Administrative Officer of the House Sent By: CAOCommunications@mail.house.gov Date: 9/26/2014 To: Members, the Resident Commissioner, Delegates, House Officers, and staff From: Ed Cassidy Chief Administrative Officer Date: September 26, 2014 Dear Colleague: The CAO is pleased to announce that it has renewed a House-wide subscription to the National Journal. All House offices […]

Save the Mitchell Ireland Program

September 19, 2014

From: The Honorable Michael H. Michaud Sent By: ben.goodman@mail.house.gov Date: 9/19/2014 Signers: Mike Michaud, Chellie Pingree, Steve Cohen, Alan Lowenthal, Carolyn McCarthy, Bill Owens, Jim Langevin, Jim McGovern, Dan Lipinski, Bill Pascrell, Sheila Jackson Lee, Sanford Bishop, Tim Bishop, Barbara Lee, Gerry Connolly, Jim Moran, Earl Blumenauer, Joe Courtney, Brian Higgins, Rush Holt, Hank Johnson […]