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Support the DeFazio/Napolitano Amendment to H.R. 2028, the Energy & Water Appropriations Bill

April 30, 2015

From: The Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure – Minority Staff Sent By: Michael.Brain@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2028 Date: 4/30/2015 Support the DeFazio/Napolitano Amendment to H.R. 2028, the Energy & Water Appropriations Bill Dear Colleague: Please join us in ensuring that expenditures from the United States Army Corps of Engineers’ (Corps) Operation & Maintenance (O&M) account comply […]

OPPOSE THE VAN HOLLEN AND MULVANEY AMENDMENTS

April 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Michael R. Turner Sent By: vince.erfe@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2029 Date: 4/30/2015 OPPOSE THE VAN HOLLEN AND MULVANEY AMENDMENTS Dear Colleague: We urge you to oppose the Van Hollen and Mulvaney amendments to the Fiscal Year 16 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act which would gut $532 million in funding for overseas […]

Become an original cosponsor of the TLC Act

April 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Susan A. Davis Sent By: annika.parks@mail.house.gov Date: 4/30/2015 Deadline: C.O.B. April 30, 2015 Dear Colleague, A little-known office in the US Department of Agriculture, the Wildlife Services Program, is responsible for intervening when an animal becomes a threat or serious nuisance to humans. On many occasions, the Wildlife Services personnel ultimately respond […]

NFIB and ATR Support the FAIR Act

April 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Tim Walberg Sent By: evan.armstrong@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 540 Date: 4/30/2015 Leading Small Business, Taxpayer Organizations Endorse the FAIR Act Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tim Walberg’s (MI-07) bipartisan legislation to dramatically reform our nation’s civil asset forfeiture laws to protect against unlawful seizures has been backed by the National Federation of Independent Business […]

SUPPORT THE REDISTRICTING REFORM ACT OF 2015

April 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Zoe Lofgren Sent By: antigona.kukaj@mail.house.gov Date: 4/30/2015 Dear Colleague: There is a hybrid system developing in our country regarding how Congressional district lines are drawn. In many states, these lines are drawn by a state legislature, although this partisan method is under increasing scrutiny as many voters believe it will allow the […]

Fmr. Senator Dole Supports the Eisenhower Memorial

April 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Mike Thompson Sent By: jennifer.goedke@mail.house.gov Date: 4/30/2015 April 30, 2015 Dear Colleagues: As Vice Chair of the Eisenhower Memorial Commission, I wanted to be sure you saw the Op-Ed from former Senator Robert J. Dold in support of a monument for President Dwight D. Eisenhower. President Eisenhower was a giant on the […]

Become an Original Cosponsor of the Raise the Wage Act

April 30, 2015

From: The Committee on Education and The Workforce – Minority Staff Sent By: eunice.ikene@mail.house.gov Date: 4/30/2015 Raise the Wage for America’s Workers Become an Original Cosponsor of The Raise the Wage Act Current Co-sponsors (145): Representatives Pelosi, Hoyer, Clyburn, Becerra, Van Hollen, DeLauro, Brady, Brown, Conyers, Cummings, DeFazio, Engel, Grijalva, E. Johnson, Levin, Lowey, Pallone, […]

REJECT CLIMATE SCIENCE DENIAL: Oppose Energy and Water Appropriations Amendments Denying Carbon Pollution Causes Harm

April 30, 2015

From: The Committee on Energy and Commerce – Minority Staff Sent By: Caitlin.Haberman@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2028 Date: 4/30/2015 REJECT CLIMATE SCIENCE DENIAL Oppose Energy and Water Appropriations Amendments Denying Carbon Pollution Causes Harm Dear Colleague: The flat earth society is at it again. Rep. Rothfus and Rep. McKinley plan to offer amendments to the Energy […]

North Korea, Forced Labor and Human Trafficking – Wed, April 29 @ 2:30 pm – 2123 RHOB

April 28, 2015

From: The Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission Sent By: tlhrc@mail.house.gov Date: 4/28/2015 Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission Hearing North Korea’s Forced Labor Enterprise: A State-Sponsored Marketplace in Human Trafficking TOMORROW!! Wednesday, April 29, 2015 2:30 – 4:30 pm 2123 Rayburn House Office Building Please join the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission for a hearing on […]

HELP COUNTER VIOLENT EXTREMISM & A GROWING RELIGIOUS PERSECUTION WORLDWIDE

April 28, 2015

From: The Honorable Christopher H. Smith Sent By: scott.flipse@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1150 Date: 4/28/2015 CO-SPONSOR THE FRANK WOLF INTERNATIONAL RELIGIOUS FREEDOM ACT H.R. 1150 will help the Administration fight violent extremism without putting more ‘boots on the ground’ in the Middle East and elswhere. Co-sponsors (86): Robert Pittenger, Barbara Comstock, Sheila Jackson Lee, Charles Rangel, […]