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CLOSING COB: Urge CDC to Develop Prioritization Labeling for COVID-19 Tests

April 14, 2020

Hospitals across the country are experiencing a surge of patients with COVID-19 symptoms, but results from testing can take 10 or more days to come back. This is unacceptable, particularly for our priority patients and first responders, and is
a burden on PPE supplies and limited isolation space.

Closing: Support Health Facilities and Their Workforce Sign-On Letter

April 14, 2020

Across the county, front-line health care workers and first responders are selflessly treating COVID-19 patients, often without the resources they need or deserve.

JOIN THE CONGRESSIONAL AMERICA 250 CAUCUS

April 14, 2020

We are writing to invite you to become a member of the newly created Congressional America 250 Caucus — a bipartisan caucus that will be comprised of members of the House of Representatives and the Senate.

CLOSING TOMORROW: Ensure Equitable Per-Capita Spending in Future Stimulus Packages

April 14, 2020

Please join us in sending a bipartisan letter to House Leadership, asking them to ensure equitable per-capita distribution of funds to states in any future stimulus package.

Become a Cosponsor of the COVID-19 Commission Act

April 14, 2020

Presently, the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases are over 1,934,000 across the world and over 582,000 in the United States. While we do not yet know the full impact COVID-19 will have on the nation, already more Americans have been killed by the virus than
died in the September 11, 2001 attacks.  After those attacks, the 9/11 Commission was established to provide a full accounting of the circumstances surrounding the attacks and the Commission’s recommendations drove massive reforms to how we share intelligence
and organize the government to counter terrorist threats.  It is clear that we, as a nation, are at another inflection point.  Americans today will again demand a full accounting of our level of preparedness and response to this global public health emergency.  

Cosponsor Legislation to Institute a Nationwide Rent & Mortgage Moratorium

April 14, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic currently challenging our nation is a public health crisis that will undoubtedly have the greatest effect on poor and working-class community members. We must ensure our nation’s collective well-being by taking major action to protect
the health and economic security of the most vulnerable, including the millions of Americans currently at risk of housing instability and homelessness.

Emergency Money For the People

April 14, 2020

We invite you to cosponsor the Emergency Money for the People Act to provide monthly emergency payments to Americans throughout the duration of the COVID-19 crisis.

Cosponsor a Bipartisan Bill to Support Telehealth and Hospital Connectivity

April 14, 2020

We invite you to cosponsor H.R. 6474, the Healthcare Broadband Expansion during COVID-19 Act, which would expand an FCC program that funds broadband connectivity for healthcare facilities, in response to the coronavirus.

Coronavirus: Support pandemic preparation and response by cosponsoring the Advancing Emergency Preparedness Through One Health Act

April 14, 2020

Sending Office: Honorable Kurt Schrader Sent By: Julia.Stafford@mail.house.gov         Request for Cosponsor(s) Coronavirus: Support pandemic preparation and response by cosponsoring the Advancing Emergency Preparedness Through One Health Act Dear Colleague, As the world responds to the spread of COVID-19, we need to be better prepared for future zoonotic disease outbreaks. The bipartisan […]