Join Us in Celebrating National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month and Cosponsor H.R. 2285

As temperatures warm, we invite you to join us in celebrating May as National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month. Warm weather not only means the return of baseball and shorts, but also skyrocketing pollen levels and difficulty breathing for individuals
with asthma, allergies and other respiratory diseases. With proper education and planning, these diseases can be effectively managed. However, currently 10 people a day die from asthma alone. This month serves as a valuable reminder of the work to still be
done.

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500 French, British, and German MPs Urge Congress to Support the JCPOA

In the face of mounting indications that President Trump may choose to violate the Iran nuclear agreement, also known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), tomorrow, I want to bring to your attention a letter signed by
more than 500 European parliamentarians urging their counterparts in the United States Congress to maintain the agreement.  

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Oppose Reckless and Wasteful H.R. 3053, the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017

As members of the Nevada delegation, we strongly urge you to oppose this reckless, controversial bill as it blatantly ignores the concerns of Nevadans who do not wish to see the federal government turn our state into a dumping ground for nuclear waste from
other states. It also threatens the health and safety of Americans from 329 congressional districts across the country, located in 44 states and D.C., where the radioactive waste will be forced to travel through by train or highway.

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UPDATED: SAY NO TO ENDLESS WAR: JOIN BIPARTISAN LETTER TO SENATE ON AUMF PRINCIPLES

We invite you to join a bipartisan letter to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee expressing our opposition to a new authorization for the use of military force (AUMF) legislation that would allow all current military operations to continue with no new
constraints and no sunset. We are also concerned that this legislation would allow any president to unilaterally expand our wars indefinitely by omitting any sunset date and allowing the president to wage war against new groups or in new countries without
congressional authorization.

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Legislative Briefing on Childhood Depression

In celebration of May as Mental Health Awareness Month, we cordially invite you and your staff to attend a briefing on
Childhood Depression. This event will honor National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week
and will be held on Wednesday, May 9th from 12:00 to 1:30 pm in Rayburn 2044.
  

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