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Op/Ed – Policy prescription for solving tough issues in Congress: ‘Love Thy Neighbor’ (Tom Suozzi, D-NY)

December 16, 2016

  From: The Honorable Jim McDermott Sent By: diane.shust@mail.house.gov Date: 12/16/2016 Dear Colleagues, I would like to draw your attention to a recent op/ed published in The Hill by incoming Member of Congress, Tom Suozzi (D-NY). THE HILL: Policy prescription for solving tough issues in Congress: ‘Love Thy Neighbor’ It has been a pleasure serving […]

SIGN ON LETTER: Defend Democracy and Due Process in Brazil

December 16, 2016

  From: The Honorable John Conyers, Jr. Sent By: ammar.moussa@mail.house.gov Date: 12/16/2016 SIGN-ON LETTER:  Support Democracy and Due Process in Brazil Deadline Tuesday, December 20, COB Endorsed by: AFL-CIO, American Federation of Teachers (AFT), United Steelworkers (USW), Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR), Friends of the Earth, Center for International Policy – Americas Program […]

Cosponsor the No Religious Registry Act (HR 6382) (v. 8)

December 16, 2016

  From: The Honorable Suzan K. DelBene Sent By: lauren.soltani@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 6382 Date: 12/16/2016 Oppose Creation of a Religious Registry Cosponsor the No Religious Registry Act (HR 6382) PRO FORMA AT 12:00 PM TODAY Current Cosponsors (70): Reps. John Conyers, John Lewis, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Doris Matsui, Steve Cohen, Keith Ellison, Andre Carson, Judy Chu, […]

HONOR RIVERSIDE COUNTY IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN WAR VETERANS – COSPONSOR POST OFFICE DESIGNATION BILL

December 16, 2016

  From: The Honorable Ken Calvert Sent By: amy.surber@mail.house.gov Date: 12/16/2016 Dear Colleague: I write to request your support to rename the Murrieta postal facility located at 24930 Washington Avenue in honor of the Riverside County veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. This bill would designate the post office as the “Riverside County Iraq […]

Combat Identity Theft – Cosponsor the Ensuring the Safety of Our Mail Act

December 16, 2016

  From: The Honorable Ken Calvert Sent By: amy.surber@mail.house.gov Date: 12/16/2016 Become an Original Cosponsor of the Ensuring the Safety of Our Mail Act to Fight the Increase in Identity Theft through Mail Burglary Deadline to be Original Cosponsor: January 20, 2017 Mail theft is a crime on the rise across the nation, especially among […]

Deadline Extended: Letter to President-Elect on Water Infrastructure

December 15, 2016

  From: The Honorable David B. McKinley Sent By: gabriel.maletta@mail.house.gov Date: 12/15/2016 Dear Colleagues, The recent debates over the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act highlight the need for bold actions to address the drought in the Western United States. This historic drought threatens the economic and agricultural growth of one of America’s […]

Reintroduction in 115th Congress: NIST Plumbing Research Act

December 15, 2016

  From: The Honorable Matt Cartwright Sent By: jocelyn.ziemian@mail.house.gov Date: 12/15/2016 Update our Plumbing for Safety, Cost Savings, and Efficiency! Reintroduction in 115th Congress: The NIST Plumbing Research Act (H.R. 6424 in 114th Congress) Deadline for original cosponsors: Thursday, Jan. 5 Endorsed by the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) Dear Colleague, American […]

LETTER URGING THE UN SECURITY COUNCIL TO HELP PREVENT GENOCIDE IN SOUTH SUDAN

December 14, 2016

  From: The Honorable Thomas J. Rooney Sent By: sarah.callaway@mail.house.gov Date: 12/14/2016 Congressman Rooney will be sending the below letter to the members of the UN Security Council urging their support of a resolution imposing an arms embargo on South Sudan in order to stem the escalating ethnic violence and avert the imminent risk of […]

LAST CALL: FIGHT CORRUPTION AND IMPUNITY IN HONDURAS

December 14, 2016

  From: The Honorable Jose E. Serrano Sent By: angel.nigaglioni@mail.house.gov Date: 12/14/2016 FIGHT CORRUPTION AND IMPUNITY IN HONDURAS Signers: Serrano, Conyers, Schakowsky, Kaptur, McGovern, Ellison, Pocan, Hank Johnson, Waters, O’Rourke, Honda, DeLauro, Cicilline, Moore, Gallego Deadline: COB TODAY Dear Colleague: I urge you to join me in sending a letter to Secretary Kerry urging him […]

Today: Haitian Election Briefing with Ambassador Kenneth H. Merten

December 14, 2016

  From: The Honorable Yvette D. Clarke Sent By: harry.baumgarten@mail.house.gov Date: 12/14/2016 Dear Colleague: We are writing to invite you to a State Department briefing with Ambassador Kenneth H. Merten, Special Coordinator for Haiti and Deputy Assistant Secretary. The staff briefing will address the November 20th elections in Haiti and the future of U.S. Policy toward Haiti. […]