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Cosponsor the Bipartisan Air Force Budget Transparency Act of 2020, H.R. 6229

April 28, 2020

We write to request your support for the Air Force Budget Transparency Act, which will help bring transparency to Air Force funding levels by removing the non-“blue” pass-through budget from Air Force total obligation authority.

LAST CALL: Cosponsor Resolution to Recognize the 45th Anniversary of the Fall of Saigon

April 28, 2020

Please join me in cosponsoring a resolution recognizing the 45th anniversary of the Fall of Saigon, an event commemorated in Vietnamese American communities across the United States.  This event marks the beginning of the Vietnamese American community and
is a watershed moment for that community.

SUPPORT INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR THOSE WHO HAVE RECENTLY LOST THEIR JOBS

April 28, 2020

Please join me in sending a letter to congressional leadership underscoring the importance of subsidizing COBRA. 

LAST CALL: Include All FQHCs in the Paycheck Protection Program

April 28, 2020

Please join us in a letter to House leadership urging them to lift the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) 500 employee cap for Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) in the next COVID-19 legislative package. As you know, FQHCs are a critical resource
for vulnerable populations, serving the uninsured, the underserved, or those enrolled in Medicaid. Their ability to provide health services to all people, regardless of their ability to pay, is crucial to the success of our ongoing efforts to combat the COVID-19
epidemic. FQHCs will also serve a larger role as people who have lost their employer-provided insurance will seek out their services.

Cosponsor the Strengthening UI for Coronavirus Impacted Workers and Students Act

April 28, 2020

Please join as a cosponsor of the Strengthening UI for Coronavirus Impacted Workers and Students Act. This bill would strengthen the CARES Act by including modified provisions from the House Democrats’ H.R. 6379, Take Responsibility
for Workers and Families Act, that were stripped out by the Senate Republicans.

Support our Frontline Workers during COVID-19

April 28, 2020

We invite you to join as a co-sponsor of the COVID-19 Frontline Worker Recognition Resolution recognizing our frontline workers’ contributions during the coronavirus pandemic. As veterans of the military and of the nation’s defense
and intelligence agencies, we recognize that our fight against COVID-19 is America’s latest war, and that these workers are serving on the frontlines. They are our infantry and our logistics, our first and last lines of defense, and this resolution serves
as a token of our appreciation for their heroic work. 

LAST CALL for Original Cosponsors for the Domestic Violence Public Health Emergency Guidance Act

April 28, 2020

I invite you to cosponsor the Domestic Violence Public Health Emergency Guidance Act. This important legislation would require the Attorney General to provide
guidance to assist state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies as they address increases in incidents of domestic violence exacerbated by the COVID-19 public health emergency and stay-at-home orders.

LAST CALL FOR ORIGINALS: COURT ACCESS AMID THE PANDEMIC ACT

April 28, 2020

I invite you to cosponsor the Court Access Amid the Pandemic Act, which would authorize video teleconferencing and telephone conferencing of judicial proceedings during the COVID-19 emergency period. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, federal courts across
the country have changed their daily operations to work remotely in order to protect the wellbeing of the Justices, court staff, and the public from being exposed to the virus. This bill promotes access to these proceedings during the pandemic while we are
advised to not meet in person.

Urge the Federal Reserve to join the Network for Greening the Financial System

April 28, 2020

Please join me in urging the Federal Reserve to join the Network for Greening the Financial System (NGFS) as an active member.

Emergency Money For the People

April 28, 2020

We invite you to cosponsor H.R. 6496, The
Emergency Money for the People Act, to provide monthly emergency payments to Americans throughout the duration of the COVID-19 crisis.