Please join us in supporting an increase in funding for refugee-related accounts for Fiscal Year (FY) 2016. On September 20, 2015, Secretary of State John Kerry announced that the refugee ceiling for FY 2016 would increase to 85,000 from the standard worldwide refugee ceiling of 70,000.
Join Over 45 Members to Cosponsor a Resolution to Require President Obama to Submit the UN Climate Deal to the Senate
Over the next two weeks, UN member nations are meeting in Paris to negotiate a new international agreement on climate change at the twenty-first session of the Conference of Parties (COP21) of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
The upcoming expiration of two major renewable energy tax credits, the Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) and the Production Tax Credit (PTC), is already creating major market uncertainty and reducing the deployment of renewable energy.
Banks and credit unions are currently regulated under a “one-size-fits-all” approach regardless of size or risk profile. This often means that regulations designed and intended for big banks are also applied to small community and independent banks or credit unions, imposing compliance regimens and costs that many of them find unbearable.
The recently released video of a Chicago police officer shooting 17 year old Laquan McDonald is deeply disturbing. Congress needs to act.
Local prosecutors should not be investigating the same police with whom they work so closely.
Hispanic Federation invites you to a briefing with a panel of experts to discuss the Puerto Rico fiscal crisis and the solutions available through Congressional action.
I wanted to bring to your attention a recent letter sent by Heritage Action, Americans for Tax Reform (ATR) and other conservative grassroots groups in support of stopping the bailout of Obamacare insurers under the health care law’s “risk corridor” program.
I invite you to become a cosponsor of H.J.Res.74, a resolution of disapproval under the Congressional Review Act (CRA), which will block the EPA’s new ozone regulation published in the Federal Register October 26, 2015.
We urge you to join us in sending a strong message to the Government of Cambodia about the importance of democracy, rule of law, and respect for human rights. Cambodia has been controlled by the same ruling party and Prime Minister for over 35 years.
Currently, there are no effective treatments and no cure for neurofibromatosis (NF), a genetic disorder affecting 1 in 3,000 people. Through research conducted by the NF Research Program within the CDMRP, research at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other public and private research partnerships, we know we will find solutions for NF patients as well as 175 million Americans suffering from traumatic brain injury, cognitive delays, various cancers, persistent pain, nerve damage and amputations.