Please join us in requesting $20.1 million for the Department of State’s East-West Center (EWC) in the State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations bill. The Center supports critical programs, such as
Asia Matters for America and the Congressional Staff Program on Asia, which has become an irreplaceable component of our public policy and diplomacy in the Asia-Pacific region.
Please join us in sending the attached letter to Chairwoman Rosa DeLauro and Ranking Member Tom Cole urging the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies to provide robust funding for the Health
Center Program in Fiscal Year 2020.
We invite you to join us in sending a letter to appropriators urging more funding for Social Security Administration (SSA) operating
expenses in FY2020.
The Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA) provides grants to states to help states respond to child abuse and neglect. Those funds are used for a variety of services and supports including establishing plans of safe care to protect newborns with
prenatal illegal substance exposure, investing in community-based prevention efforts focused on supporting families, helping create abuse and neglect investigation and reporting standards, and eliminating barriers to adoption.
Please join me in fighting HIV by supporting microbicides research. Microbicides are compounds that can be self-applied to protect against sexually-transmitted infections like HIV and have the potential to reduce the spread of HIV, particularly among women
Please join Representatives Dingell (MI) and Young (AK) in requesting sufficient funding for the Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) “Public Health and Preventive
Medicine” line item in FY2020.
Our nation has experienced a variety of natural disasters, particularly over the last several years. The federal government plays a vital role in helping communities recover from these disasters, yet the federal government does not produce a single estimate
of how much it spends on disaster-related assistance each year.
Member of Congress
Please join us in sending the attached letter to the Labor, HHS and Education Appropriations Subcommittee requesting no less than $15 million for the Statewide Family Engagement Centers (SFECs) grant program for Fiscal Year 2020.