Legislative Branch Employees Deserve the Same Whistleblower Protections as the Private Sector and Executive Branch (v. 5)
Please cosponsor H.R. 3528, the Congress Leads by Example Act, a bill that would subject Congress and the rest of the legislative branch to the federal whistleblower and anti-discrimination laws that now protect employees in the private sector and the executive branch.
Coastal communities face unique challenges in maintaining our nation’s coastlines as national treasures and as hubs for economic development. This briefing will cover current efforts that can be used by policy makers, emergency managers, and citizens to understand coastal hazards and take action to improve coastal resilience.
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is one of our country’s most vital and successful safety net programs.
Increased incidents of prolonged drought, flooding, and extreme weather events, along with rising sea levels and average temperatures, are already affecting communities, economies, natural resources, and ecosystems across the United States.
I invite you to cosponsor H.Res. 748, a resolution that would discourage American law firms from working with Iran to avoid paying compensation to American victims of Iran-sponsored terrorism.
Sign Bipartisan Letter Urging EPA to Update 25 Year Old Lead Contaminated Drinking Water Rule (v. 2)
The water crisis in Flint, Michigan and across the nation has highlighted the urgent need to improve the public’s awareness of lead contaminated drinking water to ensure that our drinking water is safe.
As our 2016 Olympic athletes prepare to represent the United States on the world stage this summer in Brazil, please join Congressman Blake Farenthold (TX-27) and Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) as a cosponsor of H.R. 2628, Tax Exemptions for American Medalists (TEAM) Act.
In recent weeks, passengers at airports across the nation have experienced long lines and frustrating wait times at TSA security checkpoints.
Collection of data and demographic information is critical to the government’s understanding of various communities as well as the efficacy of services and programs aimed at addressing communities’ needs.
Cosponsor H.R 4177, bipartisan legislation to prevent foreign donations from influencing our elections
I invite you to cosponsor the Stop Foreign Donations Affecting Our Elections Act, legislation that would strengthen disclosure requirements in order to prevent foreign nationals from funneling hundreds of millions of dollars to U.S. campaigns.