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Do More to Help Victims of Data Breaches

June 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Matt Cartwright Sent By: jesse.reisman@mail.house.gov Date: 6/30/2015 Do More to Help Victims of Data Breaches Co-sponsor the “A Necessary and Targeted Impediment to Viruses Act” The recent breaches into the networks of the Office of Personnel Management are only the most recent compromises of federal computer networks. While the attacker’s ultimate goals […]

Urge the EPA to Issue a Strong Ozone Rule

June 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Raul M. Grijalva Sent By: Jessica.Leonard@mail.house.gov Date: 6/30/2015 Urge the EPA to Issue a Strong Ozone Rule Endorsed by: Sierra Club, Earthjustice, Friends of the Earth, Center for Biological Diversity, Environmental Defense Fund, Earth Day Network, Environment America, Natural Resources Defense Council, WE ACT for Environmental Justice, Moms Clean Air Force, Physicians […]

Protect Public Health and Safety

June 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Jerrold Nadler Sent By: david.greengrass@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2336 Date: 6/30/2015 Cosponsor H.R. 2336, The Sunshine in Litigation Act Supported by: Alliance for Justice, Center for Justice and Democracy, Consumer Federation of America, Consumers Union, Kids in Danger, National Association of Consumer Advocates, National Consumers League, Public Citizen, U.S. Public Interest Research Group […]

Urge UNESCO and Japan to acknowledge WWII POW slave laborers at its Kyushu-Yamaguchi sites (v. 2)

June 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Michael M. Honda Sent By: Dave.Majumdar@mail.house.gov Date: 6/30/2015 Urge UNESCO and Japan to acknowledge WWII POW slave laborers at its Kyushu-Yamaguchi sites Deadline COB Wednesday, July 1, 2015 Current co-signers: Rangel, Tanako and McGovern Dear Colleague: Japan has nominated the Kyushu-Yamaguchi industrial sites for the UNESCO World Heritage List. The sites are […]

Support the Planning Actively for Cancer Treatment (PACT) Act

June 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Lois Capps Sent By: devin.mcbrayer@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2846 Date: 6/30/2015 Make a PACT with Cancer Patients Support the Planning Actively for Cancer Treatment (PACT) Act Dear Colleague: More than 1.6 million Americans will be diagnosed with cancer in 2015, and almost 14 million Americans have a history of cancer. Many of those […]

Support Gold Star Fathers (v. 2)

June 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Elizabeth H. Esty Sent By: Michael.Carlo@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1222 Date: 6/29/2015 Support Gold Star Fathers Cosponsor H.R. 1222, the Gold Star Fathers Act Dear Colleague, I invite you to become a cosponsor of the Gold Star Fathers Act of 2015. Our military families make incredible sacrifices for our country, particularly parents of […]

Help Decrease Prison Population (v. 3)

June 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Donna F. Edwards Sent By: marc.rehmann@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2521 Date: 6/29/2015 Outside Groups: ACLU, Drug Policy Alliance, Education From the Inside Out Coalition, JustLeadershipUSA, Legal Action Center, Legal Services for Prisoners with Children, Prison Reform News, NAACP Legal Defense Fund, National Employment Law Project (NELP) Cosponsors: Cardenas, Conyers, Davis, DeLauro, Grijalva, Hastings, […]

Do More to Help Victims of Data Breeches

June 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Matt Cartwright Sent By: jesse.reisman@mail.house.gov Date: 6/30/2015 Do More to Help Victims of Data Breeches Co-sponsor the “A Necessary and Targeted Impediment to Viruses Act” The recent breeches into the networks of the Office of Personnel Management are only the most recent compromises of federal computer networks. While the attacker’s ultimate goals […]

Autonomous Vehicle Technology: Briefing and Demonstration

June 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Daniel Lipinski Sent By: shawn.kimmel@mail.house.gov Date: 6/30/2015 “Autonomous Vehicle Technology: Briefing and Demonstration” Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 Briefing: 1:00 – 2:00pm 2325 Rayburn House Office Building Demonstration to follow: 2:00 – 3:00pm RSVP to both at shawn.kimmel@mail.house.gov Hosted by AUVSI, in conjunction with the Unmanned Systems Caucus Co-Chairs, Reps. Daniel Lipinski (D-IL), […]

Urge IRS to provide banking relief for Americans living abroad

June 30, 2015

From: The Honorable Carolyn B. Maloney Sent By: Max.Whitcomb@mail.house.gov Date: 6/30/2015 Dear Colleague: We write to ask that you join us in signing a letter to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) urging relief for countless overseas Americans prohibited from using basic banking services as a result of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). Enacted […]