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DUE TODAY – Sign FY 2021 Letter to Protect Mass Transit from Terrorist Attacks!

March 13, 2020

I urge you to sign the letter below asking the Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee to reject President Trump’s proposal to slash funding for the Transit Security Grant Program (TSGP) in the Department of Homeland Security fiscal year (FY) 2021
appropriations bill and increase funding from $100 million to at least $105 million as well as to reject the proposed imposition of a 25 percent non-federal cost share requirement. 

Support the unmanned CQ-24A K-MAX heavy-lift helo and eliminate dangerous ground convoys

March 13, 2020

As we work to develop the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 defense appropriations and authorization bills, we urge you to join us and support development of the unmanned CQ-24 K-MAX heavy-lift helicopter. This important system has already saved lives in Afghanistan
and shows potential in saving lives by fighting forest fires and being used as a rescue vehicle in remote areas of the U.S.

DEADLINE EXTENDED Support the unmanned CQ-24A K-MAX heavy-lift helo and eliminate dangerous ground convoys

March 13, 2020

As we work to develop the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 defense appropriations and authorization bills, we urge you to join us and support development of the unmanned CQ-24 K-MAX heavy-lift helicopter. This important system has already saved lives in Afghanistan
and shows potential in saving lives by fighting forest fires and being used as a rescue vehicle in remote areas of the U.S.

EXTENDED UNTIL MONDAY: Support the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Program in FY21

March 13, 2020

As we develop the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 defense authorization and appropriations bills, we urge you to join us and support increased production and continued investment in the F-35 program. As we face increasingly advanced global threats, it is critical
that we continue to increase F-35 production – our nation’s only 5th generation stealth aircraft – in order to reduce overall program costs and ensure the United States maintains its competitive edge.

Support Continued Funding for the USACE General Investigation Studies

March 13, 2020

The US. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is authorized to conduct investigations related to its core mission areas of navigation, flood risk management, and ecosystem restoration, to determine if Congressional authorization and implementation of a specific
Civil Works project are warranted. Recently, the Army Corps announced they will suspend a few studies, including the NY & NJ Harbor and Tributaries study (NY/NJ HATS), due to a lack of funding.

Co-sponsor the Homes for Veterans Act (H.R. 2225)

March 13, 2020

I write to request your co-sponsorship of my bill the Homes for Veterans Act (H.R. 2225).

CLOSES TODAY – Bipartisan Appropriations to Fight TBI and CTE in the Military

March 13, 2020

Please join us in writing the House Appropriations Committee to express your support for Peer-Reviewed Traumatic Brain Injury and Psychological Health Research under the Defense Health Program, which has funded breakthrough research in the development of
compounds to treat several neurodegenerative diseases resulting from traumatic brain injury (TBI).  

CLOSES TODAY – Bipartisan Appropriations for Special Victims Counsel and Military Justice

March 13, 2020

Please join us in writing the House Appropriations Committee Subcommittee on Defense to express our commitment to ensuring the military has sufficient counsel to protect the interests of survivors, defendants, and justice.

Support Domestic Seafood Production by Cosponsoring the AQUAA Act

March 13, 2020

We invite you to join us in cosponsoring H.R. 6191, the Advancing the Quality and Understanding of American Aquaculture (AQUAA) Act. This bipartisan legislation would provide for growth in domestic aquaculture production by authorizing new aquaculture research
and streamlining existing permitting requirements.