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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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.
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
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 […]