Support the Bipartisan National Nurse Act of 2019 – DEADLINE EXTENDED

Please join us in cosponsoring the National Nurse Act of 2019, which would designate the Chief Nurse Officer position of the U.S. Public Health Service as the “National Nurse for Public Health.” The National Nurse would function
alongside the Surgeon General and focus on the priorities of health promotion, improving health literacy, and decreasing health disparities. By creating a more visible Chief Nurse Officer, this bill would help improve Americans’ health and raise the profile
of the entire U.S. Public Health Service. 

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DEADLINE COB TODAY: Support Paid Sick Days

No one should face the impossible choice of caring for their health or keeping their paycheck or job. But millions of hard-working people must make this decision every time they get sick or a family member needs care.  In fact, over 34 million private sector
workers still cannot earn a single paid sick day to recover from the flu, care for a sick child or seek preventive care. In addition, while 92 percent of the highest-wage workers have paid sick days, less than one in three (31 percent) of our nation’s lowest-wage
workers have access to a single paid sick day. And only 52 percent of service workers — who frequently interact with the public — have access to paid sick days.

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Bipartisan Women’s Caucus – Meeting with the 2019 Recipients of the International Women of Courage Award – Wednesday, March 6, 2019

By now you should have received the below invitation for an opportunity to meet the
2019 International Women of Courage Awardees, hear about these brave women’s experiences, and interact with them through a Q&A session. The meeting is hosted in collaboration with the Bipartisan Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues, the
U.S. Department of State, and the Meridian International Center.

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