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Join CODEL to Discuss U.S.-E.U. Relations

February 25, 2020

The United States’ relationship with the European Union has never been more important than it is today.

PROTECT VICTIMS OF SEXUAL ABUSE AND STALKING

February 25, 2020

We urge you to become a cosponsor of the Safe at Home Act (H.R. 4705) to help protect victims of sexual violence and stalking by strengthening Address Confidentiality Programs (ACP).

Support FY21 Funding to Fight Invasive Plant Species

February 25, 2020

As the only U.S. agency that is responsible primarily for the conservation of our nation’s fish, wildlife, and plants, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services (USFWS) is concerned about the impact that invasive species have on our nation’s ecosystems and wildlife.
 According to USFWS, an invasive species is one that is not native to an ecosystem and which causes, or is likely to cause, economic or environmental harm or harm to human health.

Support Occupational Safety and Health Funding in FY2021

February 25, 2020

Please join us in supporting occupational safety and health funding for Fiscal Year 2021.

Agritourism 101 Briefing

February 25, 2020

Have you ever done a wine tasting at a vineyard? Or participated in a fall festival at your local farm? Or picked your own pumpkin at a pumpkin patch to carve and display on your porch? Then you have participated in agritourism! 

Improve Children’s Health!

February 24, 2020

Investments to improve access to nutritious meals need to be paired with investments in nutrition education to make sure students develop healthy eating habits. A Government Accountability Office (GAO) study found that the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
did not have an adequate structure to deliver nutrition education, disseminate nutrition education materials or to coordinate across State health and nutrition programs.

PROTECT VICTIMS OF SEXUAL ABUSE AND STALKING

February 24, 2020

We urge you to become a cosponsor of the Safe at Home Act (H.R. 4705) to help protect victims of sexual violence and stalking by strengthening Address Confidentiality Programs (ACP).

Appropriations for Rural Utilities Service (RUS) Electric Loan Program in FY21

February 24, 2020

Please sign our letter to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies in support of funding the Rural Utilities Service (RUS) Electric Loans program for FY2021 at the same level
as last year. Deadline to sign the letter is COB on Tuesday, March 10.

Support School Cafeteria Workers!

February 24, 2020

We invite you to join us in supporting school cafeteria workers, and in ensuring that required trainings occur during work hours and are paid if they take place after work hours.  We invite you to cosponsor H.R. 2651, the “Improving Training for School Food
Service Workers Act”.