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Sign Letter to President Trump: Include Children in Stimulus

March 19, 2020

As the Trump administration considers sending every American adult a stimulus check to offset the financial impacts of the coronavirus, it is critical that children are not left out of the equation. The high costs of raising children, including child care,
will only add to the hardships faced by parents during this outbreak. Additionally, many families may lose access to affordable child care provided by grandparents as many older Americans heed advice to isolate themselves.

Emergency Money For the People

March 19, 2020

We invite you to join us as an original cosponsor of the Emergency Money for the People Act to get emergency money to Americans hit hardest by COVID-19’s economic impacts. 

Address Mental Health in COVID19 Response

March 19, 2020

As talks on the next coronavirus package continue, we invite you to join a letter to Speaker Pelosi and Minority Leader McCarthy urging the inclusion of provisions to address the mental health dimensions of this crisis.  

CLOSING TOMORROW: Support FY21 Funding for the Cooperative Endangered Species Conservation Fund (CESCF)

March 19, 2020

Please join me in supporting the Cooperative Endangered Species Conservation Fund (CESCF) for Fiscal Year 2021 (FY21) in the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill. 

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Support the National Endowment for the Arts in FY21

March 19, 2020

As co-chairs of the Congressional Arts Caucus, we invite you to join us in sending the below letter to Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee Chairwoman Betty McCollum and Ranking Member David Joyce in support of funding
for the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA).

Protecting Seniors Through Immunization Act

March 19, 2020

We invite you to join in support of the bipartisan bill Protecting Seniors Through Immunization Act (H.R. 5076), which seeks to address barriers to immunization by improving vaccine education and affordability for seniors. 

Non-Approps Deadline Tomorrow at 2:30 p.m.: Urge Credit Card Companies to Mitigate Financial Harm During COVID-19 Pandemic

March 19, 2020

Please join me in sending a letter to the country’s largest credit card companies urging them to cease collecting interest and waive all late fees to help ease the financial burdens Americans face as a result of this COVID-19 pandemic. 

DEADLINE THURSDAY: CORONAVIRUS RELIEF FOR OUT-OF-SCHOOL PROGRAMMING

March 19, 2020

We ask that you join us in sending the following letter to House Leadership and Appropriators in support of a short term increase of $500 million for 21st Century Community Learning Centers in the next coronavirus recovery package.  This will
provide needed relief to families and educators affected by the growing pandemic.

DEADLINE THURSDAY: LETTER TO LEADERSHIP REQUESTING INTEREST FREE SBA LOANS

March 19, 2020

I invite you to sign on to a letter encouraging House and Senate leadership to make Small Business Administration Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program (EIDL) in the upcoming stimulus package available at 0% interest for small businesses impacted by COVID-19.

Support Full Budget Authority for GSA’s Federal Buildings Fund

March 19, 2020

Do you have federal facilities in your district?  Have you been waiting for construction of a new facility for years?  Do you want to help facilitate trade and commerce? Please join me in supporting a request to allow the General Service Administration (GSA)
zero net budget authority, so GSA can fully utilize the Federal Buildings Fund (FBF) in support of federal buildings.