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EXTEND THE ARMS EMBARGO ON IRAN

March 3, 2020

We invite you to join us in sending a letter to Secretary Pompeo, urging continued diplomatic action to renew the expiring United Nations (U.N.) arms embargo against Iran and U.N. travel restrictions on those Iranian individuals involved with dangerous proliferation
activities.

Reduce Ineffective Testing in Schools: Support Funding for State Assessment Grants! (Closing in 3 Days!)

March 3, 2020

Please join us in asking the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Subcommittee to fully fund State Assessment Grants, which are authorized at $378 million in the bipartisan
Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).

Cosponsor Bipartisan Resolution (H.Res.745) Urging India to Uphold Human Rights in Jammu & Kashmir

March 3, 2020

Sending Office: Honorable Pramila Jayapal Sent By: Jessica.Mulligan@mail.house.gov Uphold Human Rights in Jammu & Kashmir Cosponsor bipartisan resolution urging India to preserve free communication, uphold religious freedom and end mass detentions in Jammu & Kashmir (H.Res.745) Current Cosponsors (66): Watkins, Banks, Bass, Bergman, Beyer, Blumenauer, Bonamici, Cardenas, Carson, Casten, Chu, Cicilline, Cleaver, Cohen, Cox, Craig, Davids, […]

Support Rigorous, Relevant Education Research: Fund the Institute of Education Sciences (Closing in 3 Days!)

March 3, 2020

Please join us in asking the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Subcommittee to provide $670 million for the Institute of Education Sciences (IES).

Bipartisan Letter: Support Increased Funding for the National Cancer Institute in FY21

March 3, 2020

Please join us in supporting increased funding for the National Cancer Institute for FY2021.

Support Afterschool Programming Through 21st Century Community Learning Centers

March 3, 2020

Please join us in sending a letter to the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and related Agencies in support of a total funding level of $1.35 billion for the 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC) Program
in Fiscal Year 2021. 

Support Robust Funding to End the Global TB Pandemic

March 3, 2020

We invite you to sign a letter urging the State and Foreign Operations Appropriations Subcommittee to provide robust funding for USAID’s efforts to end the threat of tuberculosis (TB). 

LAST CALL: Help Bring Justice to Victims of Civil Rights Atrocities

March 3, 2020

Ensuring that the American people know the full history of the Civil Rights Era is a matter of national importance. Today, several Civil Rights Cold Cases remain unsolved for a variety of reasons, including at times a lack of will on the part of law enforcement.
These cases, some of which include horrific crimes like lynching, are an important part of America’s civil rights history. Fortunately, we are now in a position where we have moved past much of the enmity of that era, and professionals are ready and willing
to help solve these atrocities.

Support College Students and Student Loan Borrowers: Fund Student Aid Administration at the U.S. Department of Education! (Closing in 3 Days!)

March 3, 2020

Please join us in asking the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Subcommittee to support the Student Aid Administration account at the U.S. Department of Education.

Support Distracted Driving Prevention for FY21

March 3, 2020

Please join us in sending a letter to the Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development requesting robust funding for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) National Priority Safety Program, which provides
grant funding to states to implement programs to prevent distracted driving. Qualified states receive hundreds of thousands of dollars to inform citizens about the dangers of distracted driving and to promote distracted driving laws.