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COVID19: Bipartisan Bill to Expand Emergency Benefits

March 18, 2020

Sending Office: Honorable Antonio Delgado Sent By: Matthew.Gerson@mail.house.gov Pandemic Response and Emergency Preparedness (PREP) Act The PREP Act would expand the menu of benefits available under the President’s COVID-19 Emergency Declaration Sponsors: Reps. Antonio Delgado, Jaime Herrera Beutler & Chairwoman Dina Titus (Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management) Cosponsors: Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick

Support the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in FY’21

March 18, 2020

I ask that you support the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in the FY’21 Interior Appropriations bill.

UPDATES: Emergency Money to the People Act

March 18, 2020

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

Support Whistleblowers and OSC Funding in FY 2021

March 18, 2020

Join the Co-Chairs of the Whistleblower Protection Caucus in supporting federal government whistleblowers by signing our Fiscal Year 2021 programmatic letter requesting $31.5 million for the U.S. Office of Special Counsel.

COSPONSOR H.R. 1643 – THE PrEP ASSISTANCE PROGRAM ACT

March 18, 2020

I invite you to cosponsor
H.R. 1643 – The PrEP Assistance Program Act which will help in the fight to eradicate the spread of HIV.

Reject funding for Family Separation in FY21

March 18, 2020

Please join us in urging Homeland Security Appropriators to reject a blanket policy of separating families at the border and instead restore funding for community-based alternatives to detention, including the Family Case Management Program (FCMP), and require
that the program be operated by not-for-profit entities in providing services to immigrants.

Support Students During the Coronavirus Outbreak

March 18, 2020

In order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, higher education institutions across the country are bringing students back from study abroad programs, canceling educational programming, and moving to online classes. Most recently, some schools have required
their students to move out of their on-campus housing for the duration of their spring classes and relocate to other homes.

Deadline COB TOMORROW: Support Small Businesses in COVID-19 Legislation

March 18, 2020

As you know, this is a time of tremendous uncertainty for our nation’s small business owners and their employees. I urge you to join me in ensuring that future COVID-19 legislation provides immediate, direct financial assistance to small businesses, independent
contractors, sole proprietors, and gig economy workers.

FAMILIES NEED HELP NOW – INCLUDE AN EXPANDED, FULLY REFUNDABLE CHILD TAX CREDIT & LOOKBACK FOR CTC and EITC

March 18, 2020

As talks are underway for the third coronavirus emergency package, I invite you to join a letter to Speaker Pelosi and Leader McCarthy urging them to include an expanded, fully refundable Child Tax Credit and Lookback Provision for the Earned Income Tax
Credit and Child Tax Credit.