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Become an Original Cosponsor of the Justice for Victims of Fraud Act of 2016

November 30, 2016

  From: The Honorable Brad Sherman Sent By: lauren.wolman@mail.house.gov Date: 11/30/2016 Provide Justice to Wells Fargo Victims by Closing the Wells Fargo Forced Arbitration Loophole Become an Original Cosponsor of the Justice for Victims of Fraud Act of 2016   Dear Colleague, Please join me in introducing legislation that provides justice to victims of Wells […]

Equity and ESSA briefing

November 30, 2016

  From: The Honorable Michael M. Honda Sent By: doug.hodum@mail.house.gov Date: 11/30/2016 Equity and ESSA: Leveraging Educational Opportunity Through the Every Student Succeeds Act   Wednesday, December 7, 2016 10:00 am – 11:30 am (EDT) Room HC-8, U.S. Capitol   Speakers U.S. Representative Mike Honda (D-CA) Kristen Amundson, Executive Director, National Association of State Boards of Education […]

National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund Reception

November 30, 2016

  From: The Honorable David G. Reichert Sent By: isaac.tobis@mail.house.gov Date: 11/30/2016 Dear Colleague: By now you should have received the below invitation from the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF) to a Congressional Reception celebrating Former U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft’s appointment as Chairman of the Board, and presenting their Distinguished Service Award. […]

Learn About Free File for Your Constituents!

November 30, 2016

  From: The Honorable Peter J. Roskam Sent By: Joe.Fawell@mail.house.gov Date: 11/30/2016 Dear Colleague:   By now you should have received an invitation from the Computer and Communications Industry Association for a briefing on the Free File program. As lead sponsors of HR 4938 The Free File Act of 2016, and the Co-Chairs of the […]

Vote Yes on 21st Century Cures to Fight the Opioid Epidemic

November 30, 2016

  From: The Honorable Ann M. Kuster Sent By: kevin.diamond@mail.house.gov Date: 11/30/2016 Dear Colleague, Last year we created the Bipartisan Task Force to Combat the Heroin Epidemic to advocate for communities across the country that have been devastated by the heroin and opioid epidemic. To date, our Task Force includes 85 Members of Congress who […]

Urge the FCC to Protect Low-Income and Minority Communities

November 30, 2016

  From: The Honorable Henry C. “Hank” Johnson, Jr. Sent By: kara.joyce@mail.house.gov Date: 11/30/2016 URGE THE FCC TO PROTECT LOW-INCOME AND MINORITY COMMUNITIES FROM EXCESSIVE SURVEILLANCE BY LAW ENFORCEMENT Deadline: Friday, December 2, 2016 Dear Colleagues, I invite you to join us in sending a letter to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) urging the agency […]

Urge President-Elect Trump to Protect Abortion Access

November 30, 2016

  From: The Honorable Barbara Lee Sent By: ma.keifer@mail.house.gov Date: 11/30/2016 Dear Colleague: As Members of Congress committed to advancing reproductive health and reproductive rights, we believe that each of us should be able to make decisions about pregnancy and parenting that are best for our families without political interference. We urge you to sign […]

Encourage More Eligible Immigrants to Seek U.S. Citizenship (v. 4)

November 30, 2016

  From: The Honorable Marc A. Veasey Sent By: paloma.perez@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 6329 Date: 11/30/2016 ENCOURAGE MORE ELIGIBLE IMMIGRANTS TO SEEK U.S. CITIZENSHIP Current cosponsor(s): Reps. Juan Vargas, Zoe Lofgren, and John Conyers Dear Colleague, The benefits of U.S. citizenship are lucrative for both immigrants and the greater American society. For individuals, citizenship means having […]

Cosponsor the YOUTH Act

November 30, 2016

  From: The Honorable Katherine M. Clark Sent By: diana.rudd@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5956 Date: 11/30/2016 Improve Access to Treatment Options for Adolescents and Young Adults Suffering from  the Opioid Crisis: Cosponsor the YOUTH Act Supporting Organizations: the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Society of Addiction Medicine, Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America, and the Addiction Policy […]

Seeking Originals- Protecting Communities from Lost/Stolen Law Enforcement Weapons

November 30, 2016

  From: The Honorable Gregory W. Meeks Sent By: jordan.morris@mail.house.gov Date: 11/30/2016 Dear Colleague, Please join me as an original cosponsor of the Protecting Communities from Lost or Stolen  Law Enforcement Weapons Act. As it has been widely reported, some off-duty police officers do not store their weapons in a careful manner and these weapons […]