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Recognize Black History Month by Honoring African-American Veterans

January 31, 2017

From: The Honorable Joyce Beatty Sent By: jennifer.storipan@mail.house.gov Date: 1/31/2017 Recognize Black History Month by Honoring African-American Veterans Dear Colleague: This February as we celebrate Black History Month and the central role African-Americans have played in our nation’s history, please co-sponsor legislation recognizing the challenges faced by African-American veterans upon returning home after serving in the […]

LAST CALL: Award a Congressional Gold Medal to Simeon Booker

January 31, 2017

  From: The Honorable Tim Ryan Sent By: samantha.fay@mail.house.gov Date: 1/31/2017 Award a Congressional Gold Medal to Simeon Booker Pioneering Journalist of the Civil Rights, Vietnam War Era Dear Colleague: Please join us as a cosponsor of legislation to award a Congressional Gold Medal to 98-year-old African-American journalist Simeon Booker in recognition of his pioneering […]

Co-sign Letter to President Trump Supporting Israel – Deadline Friday

January 31, 2017

From: The Honorable Bill Johnson Sent By: laura.wilson@mail.house.gov Date: 1/31/2017 Current Co-signers: David Joyce, Jackie Walorski, Louie Gohmert, Jeff Duncan, Doug Lamborn, John Moolenaar, David McKinley, Michael Conaway, Glenn Grothman, Bob Latta, Bob Gibbs, Tom McClintock, Doug LaMalfa, Andy Biggs, Dan Donovan, Mike Coffman, Paul Gosar, Ted Budd, Leonard Lance, Kevin Cramer, Don Bacon, Martha […]

Ensure Access to Complex Wheelchair Products for People with Severe Medical Needs

January 31, 2017

  From: The Honorable F. James Sensenbrenner, Jr. Sent By: Erik.Kinney@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 750 Date: 1/31/2017 Supported by multiple patient, medical professional and supplier organizations, including: American Association for Homecare, American Physical Therapy Association, Brain Injury Association of America, Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation, Easter Seals, National Association for Home Care & Hospice, National Coalition […]

Nigerian Caucus Meeting

January 31, 2017

  From: The Honorable Steve Chabot Sent By: mark.erste@mail.house.gov Date: 1/31/2017 Nigerian Caucus Meeting with Former President Jonathan   Dear Colleague: You are cordially invited you to attend a Members-Only meeting hosted by the Nigerian Caucus with Former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan, on Thursday, February 2, at 12:00 p.m. in Room 2360 of the Rayburn […]

Reminder: Independent Colleges Reception Today

January 31, 2017

  From: The Honorable Michael E. Capuano Sent By: samuel.rodarte@mail.house.gov Date: 1/31/2017 The Independent Colleges Caucus reminds you of:   You are cordially invited to attend a reception with the presidents of America’s private, nonprofit colleges and universities on the launch of the Congressional Independent College Caucus The Caucus is focused on celebrating the contributions […]

Lunch Briefing Invite: Value-Based Insurance Design

January 31, 2017

  From: The Honorable Diane Black Sent By: katie.mitchell@mail.house.gov Date: 1/31/2017 Please Join Us for a Staff Briefing Highlighting Value-Based Insurance Design: An Innovative Approach to Improve Health Savings Accounts, Medicare Advantage, and TRICARE Dear Colleague, A top priority for the 115th Congress is to craft legislation to lower health care expenditures and ensure access […]

Tomorrow: Members Only Meeting on U.S.-China Relations: First Hundred Days of the Trump Administration

January 31, 2017

  From: The Honorable Rick Larsen Sent By: terra.sabag@mail.house.gov Date: 1/31/2017 Dear Colleague: As co-chairs of the US-China Working Group, we invite you to a Member briefing on The First 100 Days: U.S.-China Relations in the Trump Administration.   Newly inaugurated President Trump has signaled potential shifts in policy for the U.S. relationship with China. […]

Prioritize VA Accountability in the 115th Congress! (v. 2)

January 31, 2017

From: The Honorable Doug Lamborn Sent By: dustin.tipling@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 611 Date: 1/31/2017 Cosponsor the VA Accountability First and Appeals Modernization Act of 2017 (H.R. 611) Dear Colleague, I encourage you to co-sponsor the VA Accountability First and Appeals Modernization Act of 2017 (H.R. 611). The VA Accountability First and Appeals Modernization Act of 2016  […]

Briefing on Transitional Justice in Sri Lanka – Save the Date!

January 31, 2017

From: The Honorable Bill Johnson Sent By: laura.wilson@mail.house.gov Date: 1/31/2017 Dear Colleague, On October 1, 2015, the US and Sri Lanka co-sponsored Resolution 30/1 at the UN Human Rights Council.  This resolution set up a transitional justice process in Sri Lanka for war crimes and crimes against humanity that were allegedly committed during and after […]