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Support Funding for Millions of Americans Living with Traumatic Brain Injury

February 29, 2016

From: The Honorable Bill Pascrell, Jr. Sent By: alyssa.penna@mail.house.gov Date: 2/29/2016 Support Funding for Millions of Americans Living with Traumatic Brain Injury This is a programmatic request. DEADLINE THURSDAY, MARCH 17 Dear Colleague: I urge you to join me in sending the attached letter to the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, […]

Establishing Beneficiary Equity in the Hospital Readmissions Program (v. 6)

February 29, 2016

From: The Honorable James B. Renacci Sent By: Brian.Cusack@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1343 Date: 2/29/2016 The Hospital Readmission Reduction Program (HRRP) was created due to concerns that too few resources were being spent on reducing acute care hospital readmissions. HRRP penalizes hospitals based on the last three years of available readmission data compared to the national […]

Tomorrow: Understanding Open Educational Resources and Student Learning

February 29, 2016

From: The Honorable Jared Polis Sent By: bo.morris@mail.house.gov Date: 2/29/2016 The House E-Learning and Open Source Caucuses Cordially Invite You to Attend “Understanding Open Educational Resources and Student Learning”  Tuesday, March 1, 2016 12:00p.m. – 1:30p.m. (lunch to be provided) Location: Rayburn B339 Please join us for a presentation and discussion with leading experts about the […]

Cosponsor National Brain Tumor Awareness Month Resolution (v. 3)

February 29, 2016

Please join us as an original cosponsor on a resolution designating May 2016 as “National Brain Tumor Awareness Month,” when brain tumor advocates nationwide unite in awareness, outreach, and advocacy activities.

Help to Incentivize Excellence in Medicare Cosponsor HR 4589 (v. 2)

February 29, 2016

Medicare Advantage has a star rating system for its plans; they range from 5 stars to 1. A 5 star rating is considered excellent care, and a 1 is considered poor.

Bipartisan Call to Counter Iranian Support for Hamas (v. 2)

February 29, 2016

Iran has continued to act in ways counterproductive to the safety and security of the Middle East, including to our key ally, Israel. Moreover, violence against civilians in Israel and the wider Middle East has reaffirmed the need to continue to actively counter Iran’s destabilizing influence and threatening activities.

Support the Maritime Industry and Future Mariners! Fully fund the State Maritime Academies

February 29, 2016

The maritime industry is an essential part of our nation’s economy, in addition to playing a critical role in national security.

Co-sponsor H Res 120: Supporting the goals and ideas of the International Decade for People of African Descent

February 29, 2016

One year ago I introduced H. Res. 120 to designate January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2024 as the “International Decade for People of African Descent”.

Co-Sponsor H.R. 4570: The Meng/Zinke Bipartisan “100 Years of Women in Congress Act”

February 29, 2016

We invite you to co-sponsor H.R. 4570: the “100 Years of Women in Congress Act.”

Please Support the Bipartisan TAILOR Act of 2015

February 29, 2016

Banks and credit unions are currently regulated under a “one-size-fits-all” approach regardless of size or risk profile.