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Moving Our Country to 100% Renewable Energy

January 31, 2018

Sending Office: Honorable Jared Polis Sent By: John.Cooper2@mail.house.gov We wanted to make sure you saw this invite to an exciting event on Friday, February 16th where we will discuss our country’s path to 100% renewable energy, and the legislative pathways to reach this goal.     In conjunction with Representatives Polis, Huffman, Grijalva, and JayapalPresents: […]

Stand Up for Military Families: Cosponsor the Military Spouse Hiring Act (H.R. 2318)

January 31, 2018

I invite you to cosponsor H.R. 2318, the Military Spouse Hiring Act.

Become a Co-sponsor of the Carbon Capture Prize Act, H.R. 4096

January 31, 2018

I invite you to be a co-sponsor of the “Carbon Capture Prize Act,” which directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to conduct a prize competition to incentivize the development, research, or commercialization of technology that can successfully
capture carbon from the atmosphere.

New Study: Drug Prices Increased by 25 Percent Even as Americans Are Consuming Less of Them

January 31, 2018

According to new analysis by the Health Care Cost Institute (HCCI), the cost of prescription drugs increased by 25 percent while their use grew a modest 1.8 percent. Drug prices continue to be a devastating problem for Americans and it is time to hold drug
manufacturers accountable for their actions; the Stop Price Gouging Act
uniquely protects consumers and penalizes drug corporations that spike drug prices deliberately without justification.

Hold Saudi Arabia Accountable to its Commitments on Combatting Extremism and Hate

January 31, 2018

Seismic changes are underway in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia spurred by Riyadh’s bold Vision 2030 plan that seeks to completely reform the Saudi economy, bolster the role of Saudi youth and women, and transform Saudi Arabia into a leader in the modern world.
There is no better time to encourage the Saudi leadership to accomplish a goal they have long committed to: completely reforming its educational curriculum to remove any intolerant content that teaches discrimination and hate.

Co-Sponsor H.R. 4426 – the Sustainable Energy Development Reform Act!

January 31, 2018

            The Trump Administration and Interior Secretary Zinke have made one thing abundantly clear: when it comes to America’s public lands, the hopes and dreams of oil, gas, and coal executives come first. On Day 1, they began taking a wrecking ball
to Obama Administration policies that balanced energy development with conservation, protected public health, encouraged stakeholder participation in energy decisions, held companies accountable, managed public land for multiple uses, and planned for and attempted
to mitigate the effects of human-induced climate change. America’s most important natural places are under direct attack from the dirty energy agenda of Donald Trump and his fossil fuel cronies.

Become a Co-sponsor of the Bipartisan Expanded Stalking Protections Act, H.R. 866

January 31, 2018

I invite you to be a co-sponsor of the “Expanded Stalking Protections Act”, H.R. 866, which seeks to protect the friends and co-workers of stalking victims from violence. If you would like to co-sponsor this important legislation, please
reach out to my staff.

Cosponsor Bill Assisting Local Veteran Treatment Courts

January 31, 2018

We invite you to cosponsor H.R.4345, the Veteran Treatment Court Coordination Act.

Support the COPS Office in the President’s FY19 Budget – DEADLINE EXTENDED

January 31, 2018

As co-chairs of the House Law Enforcement Caucus, we encourage you to join us in supporting the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) by signing the below letter to President Trump that urges strong support for robust funding for the
COPS Office in the President’s Fiscal Year 2019 Budget.