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Support Minority Health Programs – Closing Wednesday, November 2nd

October 31, 2016

  From: The Honorable Eleanor Holmes Norton Sent By: Jason.Spear@mail.house.gov Date: 10/31/2016 Current cosigners:  Eleanor Holmes Norton, Barbara Lee, Hank Johnson, Terri Sewell, Nydia Velazque, Tony Cárdenas, Elijah E. Cummings, Gwen Moore, Grace Napolitano, Donald Payne, Brenda Lawrence, Yvette Clarke, G. K. Butterfield, Maxine Waters, and Keith Ellison Dear Colleague, Please join me in cosigning […]

Cosponsor a Bipartisan Resolution Honoring School Psychologists

October 31, 2016

  From: The Honorable David Loebsack Sent By: kate.petersen@mail.house.gov Date: 10/31/2016 Become an Original Cosponsor of a Resolution Honoring School Psychologists Dear Colleague: To honor the critical role that school psychologists play in education, we are introducing a Resolution designating the week beginning November 14th as National School Psychology Week.  Over 35,000 school psychologists practice […]

Help Improve Veterans’ Access to Healthcare (v. 5)

October 31, 2016

  From: The Honorable Beto O’Rourke Sent By: shawn.schroeder@mail.house.gov Date: 10/31/2016 Four ways you can help solve the problem The Startling Facts: The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) has 43,000 vacant positions (17.4% of all positions). Based on 2015 VHA figures, roughly 20 Veterans take their own lives every day. Of those 20, only 6 of […]

Support COPS Hiring Program in FY17

October 31, 2016

  From: The Honorable Marcy Kaptur Sent By: jenny.perrino@mail.house.gov Date: 10/31/2016 Support COPS Hiring Program in FY17 Deadline: Nov. 8, 2016 Dear Colleague, Please join us in supporting our Fiscal Year (FY) 17 funding of the Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) COPS Hiring Program (CHP) to, at a minimum, match the FY16 enacted level […]

CLOSING TODAY: Urge the ICC to Adopt Common Sense, Lead Certification Proposal

October 31, 2016

  From: The Honorable Louise McIntosh Slaughter Sent By: Elizabeth.Murray@mail.house.gov Date: 10/31/2016 Deadline: TODAY Monday, October 31, 2016 COB Current Signers: Reps.Grijalva, Higgins, Velazquez, Cummings, Lee, Hanna, Ellison, Kaptur, Senator Durbin, Senator Warren Dear Colleague:   Please join Senator Franken and I in the below letter requesting that the President of the International Code Council […]

Briefing: Are my medications safe during pregnancy? While breastfeeding? Safe Medications for Moms and Babies Act

October 31, 2016

  From: The Honorable Jaime Herrera Beutler Sent By: Jessica.Wixson@mail.house.gov Date: 10/31/2016 By now you should have received the invite below from the Coalition to Advance Maternal Therapeutics – hope you can join us! The Coalition to Advance Maternal Therapeutics In Cooperation With Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler and Rep. Kathy Castor and Reps. Jaime Herrera […]

Support Disclosure, Transparency, and Corporate Accountability

October 31, 2016

  From: The Honorable Matt Cartwright Sent By: geoffrey.louden@mail.house.gov Date: 10/31/2016 Cosponsor the Openness in Political Expenditures Now (OPEN) Act today! Supporting Organizations: Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) Dear Colleague, Americans want to know who is paying to influence their elections. They want to know who is behind the negative ads on […]

Congressional Briefing on Gun Violence, Policing and Trauma – Nov. 1

October 31, 2016

  From: The Honorable Tammy Duckworth Sent By: Josie.Villanueva@mail.house.gov Date: 10/31/2016 Dear Colleague, Please join The Initiative for Studying Gun Violence and Trauma at the University of California, Irvine School of Law’s at the: Congressional Briefing on Gun Violence, Policing & Trauma Tuesday, November 1st @ 12:00 PM NEW LOCATION: House Visitors Center – HVC-201 A&B […]

Women, Peace, and Security Breakfast Briefing

October 31, 2016

  From: The Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee Sent By: katharine.jenkins@mail.house.gov Date: 10/31/2016 Topic 9: Countering Violent Extremism: Where are the Women? Thursday, November 3, 2016 9:30am to 11:00am Rayburn House Office Building “Gold Room” (2168)     Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee and the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) are pleased to invite you to […]

Sign Resolution Supporting Renewable Energy and Green Jobs

October 31, 2016

  From: The Honorable Raul M. Grijalva Sent By: Kelsey.Mishkin@mail.house.gov Date: 10/31/2016 Support 100% Renewable Energy Endorsed by:  350.org, Alaska Wilderness League, America’s Family Values, Asian Pacific Environment Network, Center for Biological Diversity, Center for Community Change Action, Earth Justice, Environment America, Environmental Action, Friends of the Earth, Green America, GreenLatinos, Greenpeace USA, Here Now, […]