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Cosponsor the Neighbors Not Enemies Act

January 31, 2020

Please join me in cosponsoring the Neighbors Not Enemies Act which would repeal the Alien Enemies Act.

Support Tick-borne Illness Research: Cosponsor the Stamp Out Lyme Disease Act

January 31, 2020

Sending Office: Honorable Antonio Delgado Sent By: Matthew.Gerson@mail.house.gov Sponsors: Reps. Antonio Delgado, Christopher Smith, Collin Peterson & Lee Zeldin Cosponsors: Seth Moulton, Adriano Espaillat, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Brian Fitzpatrick, Max Rose, Tom Malinowski, André Carson, Chris Pappas, Elise Stefanik, Glenn “GT” Thompson, Chellie Pingree, Peter King, Sheila Jackson Lee, Sean Patrick Maloney, French Hill, Josh Harder, Filemon Vela, Tom Suozzi, Jared Golden, Rodney Davis, Jennifer Wexton & Joe Neguse

Support Endometrial Cancer Research & Awareness

January 31, 2020

I urge you to join me in re-introducing the Endometrial Cancer Research and Education Act. Endometrial cancer is the most common form of uterine cancer, and the 4th most common cancer among women, after breast, lung, and colon cancers. It is a
cancer of the lining of the uterus (endometrium), which mainly affects postmenopausal women, with the most women diagnosed between ages 55 and 64.

Oppose Rollback of School Meal Nutrition Standards

January 31, 2020

Last Friday, Secretary Perdue proposed a rule to roll back the nutrition standards in school lunches. In 2010, Congress authorized child nutrition programs with the bipartisan
Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010. For the first time, these standards included evidence-based standards for the nutritional quality of school meals. They paved the way for students to get more fruits and vegetables in their school lunch while
also limiting sugar, fat, and sodium. These historic standards were based on the simple premise that nutrition is a vital foundation of successful learning.

Support the VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2019 (H.R. 3550)

January 31, 2020

I write to request your co-sponsorship of my bill, the VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2019 (H.R. 3550), which expands and extends the work opportunity tax credit (WOTC) for hiring qualified veterans. Without action, the tax credit is current set to expire on
December 31, 2020.

Help Students Develop Healthy Eating Habits!

January 31, 2020

Investments to improve access to nutritious meals need to be paired with investments in nutrition education to make sure students develop healthy eating habits. A Government Accountability Office (GAO) study found that the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
did not have an adequate structure to deliver nutrition education, disseminate nutrition education materials or to coordinate across State health and nutrition programs.

Support women and minority service members by cosponsoring the Improving Benefits for Underserved Veterans Act

January 31, 2020

Sending Office: Honorable Antonio Delgado Sent By: Matthew.Gerson@mail.house.gov Sponsor: Rep. Antonio Delgado Cosponsors: Reps. Elaine Luria, Sheila Jackson Lee, André Carson, Ro Khanna, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Steve Cohen, Ann Kuster Gil Cisneros, Filemon Vela, Kendra Horn, Jesús “Chuy” García, Donald M. Payne, Jr., Chris Pappas, Jared Golden, Sean Casten, Elissa Slotkin, Abigail Spanberger, Deb Haaland, Debbie Dingell, Tulsi Gabbard, John Lewis, Jahana Hayes, Judy Chu, Tony Cárdenas, Eric Swalwell, Frederica Wilson, Alcee Hastings, Brenda Lawrence […]

Support critical investments in water infrastructure by cosponsoring the PIPE Act

January 31, 2020

Sending Office: Honorable Antonio Delgado Sent By: Matthew.Gerson@mail.house.gov Sponsor: Rep. Antonio Delgado Cosponsors: Reps. Alcee Hastings, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Harley Rouda, Jesús “Chuy” García, Matt Cartwright, Steve Cohen, Sheila Jackson Lee & Terri Sewell

Recognize women’s cardiovascular health as a critical health care priority

January 31, 2020

We invite you to join us as a cosponsor of H. Res. 643, to recognize women’s cardiovascular health as a critical health care priority.

Sign-On to Comment Letter Opposing EEOC Proposed Rule Against Federal Workers’ Rights to Representation

January 31, 2020

Please join me in opposing a recently proposed rule by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) that would make it more difficult for federal workers to obtain effective representation if they need to go through the employment
discrimination complaint process.