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Advocate in Support of Science and Technology in the Upcoming Administration (v. 2)

December 19, 2016

  From: The Honorable James A. Himes Sent By: Justin.Meuse@mail.house.gov Date: 12/19/2016 Current Signers: Rep. Jim Himes, Bill Foster, Betty McCollum, Tim Ryan. Endorsed by the Union of Concerned Scientists Deadline to Sign: COB Tomorrow, Tuesday, December 20, 2016 Dear Colleague, Please join me in sending a letter to President-Elect Trump asking that he appoint […]

SIGN ON: Bicameral U.S. Supreme Court Amici Brief Supporting Transgender Students

December 19, 2016

  From: The Honorable Jared Polis Sent By: roddy.flynn@mail.house.gov Date: 12/19/2016 SIGN ON:  Bicameral U.S. Supreme Court Amici Brief Supporting Transgender Students NEW Sign-On Deadline (due to SCOTUS schedule change):  February 10, 2016 Open to Members of both the 114th and 115th Congresses Endorsers:  American Civil Liberties Union, National Black Justice Coalition, PFLAG National, Transgender […]

Ukraine Caucus Letter to President-elect Trump

December 19, 2016

  From: The Honorable Marcy Kaptur Sent By: Nora.Sarsour@mail.house.gov Date: 12/19/2016 Deadline:Tuesday, December 20th, COB  Current cosigners: Kaptur, Levin, Fitzpatrick  December XX, 2016   Mr. Donald J. Trump President-Elect Trump Tower 725 Fifth Avenue New York, New York 10022 Dear President–elect Trump, We write to you as Co-Chairs and Members of the bipartisan House Ukraine Caucus […]

Letter Supporting Pro-Life Policies in 2017

December 19, 2016

  From: The Honorable Robert Pittenger Sent By: clark.fonda@mail.house.gov Date: 12/19/2016 Dear Colleague: Please join me in a letter to President-elect Trump urging the new administration to remain strong and proactive with regard to pro-life policies. As Republicans are staged to control both chambers of Congress, as well as the Presidency, now is a critical […]

11/16/16 CRS Report – Prevalence of Mental Illness in the United States: Data Sources and Estimates

November 21, 2016

Determining how many people have a mental illness can be difficult, and prevalence estimates vary.

Ask Interior to explain U.S. delegation’s vote against African elephant protections from poaching at CITES conference

November 21, 2016

  From: The Honorable Donald S. Beyer, Jr. Sent By: gilbert.mears@mail.house.gov Date: 11/21/2016 DEADLINE FOR SIGN-ON: COB MONDAY, DEC. 5 Dear Colleague, At this fall’s conference regarding the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), the UN-administered endangered species treaty, the U.S. delegation voted against greater protections for African […]

Ensure that President-elect Trump Addresses Conflicts of Interest: Cosponsor the Presidential Accountability Act (v. 2)

November 21, 2016

  From: The Honorable Katherine M. Clark Sent By: steve.thornton@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 6340 Date: 11/21/2016 Cosponsor H.R. 6340 Current cosponsors (5): Beyer, McDermott, McGovern, Schakowsky, and Velazquez Dear Colleague, Please join me in cosponsoring H.R. 6340, the Presidential Accountability Act of 2016. This bill would extend current federal conflict of interest law to the President and […]

Cosponsor the Student Borrower HELP Act

November 21, 2016

  From: The Honorable Frank Pallone, Jr. Sent By: brian.laughlin@mail.house.gov Date: 11/21/2016 PROTECT STUDENT BORROWERS AND THEIR FAMILIES FROM AGGRESSIVE DEBT COLLECTION PRACTICES BY PRIVATE STUDENT LENDERS Dear Colleague: I write to inform you about legislation I will soon introduce to protect student borrowers and their families from aggressive debt collection practices, and to invite […]

Cosponsor the Harold D. McCraw, Sr., Post Office Bill (v. 10)

November 21, 2016

  From: The Honorable Mark DeSaulnier Sent By: ethan.vanness@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5235 Date: 11/21/2016 Cosponsor the Harold D. McCraw, Sr., Post Office Bill   Current cosponsors (30): Aguilar, Bass, Becerra, Brownley, Capps, Cardenas, Chu, Costa, S. Davis, Eshoo, Farr, Garamendi, Hahn, Honda, Huffman, Lee, Lieu, Lofgren, Lowenthal, Matsui, McNerney, Napolitano, Peters, Schiff, Speier, Swalwell, Takano, […]

CLOSING TODAY: Support the Area Health Education Centers in FY17

November 21, 2016

  From: The Honorable Kathy Castor Sent By: elizabeth.brown@mail.house.gov Date: 11/21/2016 Support the Area Health Education Centers in FY17 Dear Colleague: Please join me in sending the attached letter to the Chairmen and Ranking Members of the Appropriations Committee and the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee in support of […]