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Support H.R. 3332, To Award the Congressional Gold Medal to Senator Bob Dole (v. 2)

July 28, 2017

We invite you to join as a cosponsor of H.R. 3332, which would award the Congressional Gold Medal to Bob Dole, a WWII soldier, a public servant, and a true statesman.

CO-SIGN LETTER TO ADMINISTRATION ON CUBA AND VENEZUELA (v. 2)

July 28, 2017

I am sending the below letter to President Donald J. Trump, Secretary Rex Tillerson, United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley, and acting American Representative at the Organization of American States (OAS) Kevin Sullivan to raise concerns about the ongoing
crisis in Venezuela, including the disturbing reports that the Cuban military and intelligence services are actively involved in Venezuela.

LAST CALL: Award a Congressional Gold Medal to Simeon Booker (v. 2)

July 28, 2017

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 achievements in the field of journalism as well as his dedication to documenting untold
stories of the Civil Rights Movement and Vietnam War.

Support Transparent Energy and Environment Regulations – Cosponsor H.R. 3117

July 28, 2017

I invite you to cosponsor
H.R. 3117, the Transparency and Honesty in Energy Regulations Act of 2017 to halt regulations based on flawed metrics. Under the previous administration, the EPA and other federal agencies increasingly relied upon the social cost of
carbon, methane, and nitrous oxide to pursue environmental rulemaking. These complex and ambiguous metrics were used to justify and validate many of the Obama-era regulations, such as the Clean Power Plan, that targeted direct and indirect emissions
from various sources.

DEADLINE TODAY – Cosponsor the South Asian Heart Health Awareness and Research Act

July 28, 2017

Please join us in combating heart disease among South Asian communities in the United States. 

Dear Colleague: Support Civil Rights Enforcement at the Department of Education-Urge DeVos to Appoint a Qualified Nominee for the Office for Civil Rights

July 28, 2017

We ask that you join us in sending a letter to Secretary DeVos in strong support of civil rights enforcement by the Department of Education and urging her to appoint a qualified candidate to run the Office for Civil Rights (OCR). We are very concerned about
the collective actions by the Department of Education signals an abandonment of their responsibility to protect students from discrimination within the education system.

Cosponsor the Bipartisan Chronic Absenteeism Reduction Act

July 28, 2017

Please join us as a cosponsor of the “Chronic Absenteeism Reduction Act,” (H.R. 1864), which authorizes funds for schools to develop and implement effective strategies to combat chronic absence in schools.