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Global Health Caucus Briefing: “What could be the next global health emergency?”

June 30, 2016

The Global Health Caucus invites you and your staff to hear from global health experts about current and emerging health threats.

Become an original co-sponsor of the Trayvon Martin Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys Act

June 30, 2016

I invite you to become an original co-sponsor of the Trayvon Martin Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys Act.

Protect Women’s Privacy in Workplace Wellness Programs

June 30, 2016

If a woman stops filling her prescription for birth control, her boss shouldn’t be the first to know. Unfortunately, workplace wellness programs may be putting the privacy of women’s most personal medical decisions at risk.

Restore U.S. Credibility in the South China Sea

June 30, 2016

Within the framework of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), the arbitration court in The Hague will soon make a historic ruling regarding the China and the Philippines and their conflicting maritime claims in the South China Sea. Some are calling this the “Trial of the Century.”

Support Transgender Service Members (v. 5)

June 30, 2016

As many as 134,000 transgender veterans have served in our military.

John Dingell’s 90th Birthday Celebration

June 30, 2016

By now you should have received an invitation from the Michigan State Society regarding the birthday our friend and former colleague John Dingell. John spends most of his time these days back in his beloved home state of Michigan, writing, teaching, and twittering. But he is coming back to Washington in order to celebrate another milestone in his storied life.

Combat Drivers of Climate Change: Cosponsor the SUPER Act (v. 3)

June 30, 2016

The SUPER Act will achieve these potential super pollutant reductions by maximizing the effectiveness of existing government programs and new technologies.

Demand An Impartial Investigation of Hillary Clinton’s E-mail Practices

June 30, 2016

In a recent interview, Attorney General Loretta Lynch revealed she held a private meeting with President Bill Clinton while the FBI and the Department of Justice continue to investigate Hillary Clinton’s conduct while she was Secretary of State. This meeting raises doubts about whether this investigation is truly impartial and if justice will be served objectively.

ENGAGING MALE ALLIES ON WOMEN, PEACE AND SECURITY (v. 2)

June 30, 2016

“Engaging Male Allies on Women, Peace and Security” will discuss men as allies in the movement for women’s empowerment and gender equality in the household, workplace, civil society, and government.

Support a National Infrastructure Bank (v. 5)

June 30, 2016

According to the American Society of Civil Engineers, the United States must invest $3.6 trillion by 2020 to bring U.S. infrastructure up to a state of good repair.