Support Hispanic-Serving Agricultural Colleges and Universities: Deadline: COB Friday, March 31, 2017

  From: The Honorable Juan Vargas Sent By: eddie.meyer@mail.house.gov Date: 3/30/2017 Support Hispanic-Serving Agricultural Colleges and Universities Sign-on Deadline: Friday, March 31, 2017 Submission Deadline: Tuesday April 4, 2017 *This is a programmatic request* Current co-signers (28): Tony Cárdenas, Sheila Jackson-Lee, Mark Takano, Tom O’Halleran, Alcee L. Hastings, Ted Deutch, Barbara Lee, Filemon Vela, Eleanor […]

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Support Funding for Wheat Research in FY 18 Appropriations DEADLINE: COB Monday, April 3rd

From: The Honorable Cathy McMorris Rodgers Sent By: Andrew.Neill@mail.house.gov Date: 3/30/2017 Dear Colleague: Please join my funding request for research to address the low Falling Numbers phenomenon that is affecting our nation’s wheat industry. Across the country, growers have detected low starch levels in their wheat crops using the Hagberg-Perten Falling Number (FN) test, which […]

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Support Farm Bill Conservation Funding in FY18

  From: The Honorable David Loebsack Sent By: Will.Collier@mail.house.gov Date: 3/29/2017 Support Farm Bill Conservation Funding in FY18 **This is a programmatic request** Deadline: COB Tuesday 4/4/17 Dear Colleague: We invite you to join the below letter encouraging the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies to support […]

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LAST CALL – Support a Resolution Honoring the Legacy of Cesar Chavez

  From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: Katherine.Pereira@mail.house.gov Date: 3/29/2017 Original Cosponsor Deadline COB TODAY  Rep. Napolitano, Rep. Gallego, Rep. Gene Green, Rep. Grijalva, Rep. Sablan, Rep. Norton, Rep. Moore, Rep. Torres, Rep. Castro, Rep. Lujan Grisham, Rep. Ruiz, Rep. Jayapal, Rep. Titus, Rep. Vargas, Rep. Gutierrez, Rep. Sires, Rep. Sanchez, Rep. Aguilar, Rep. […]

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MONDAY DEADLINE – Support FY 2018 Funding for McGovern-Dole — Ag Approps Request

  From: The Honorable James P. McGovern Sent By: cindy.buhl@mail.house.gov Date: 3/29/2017 Support FY 2018 Funding for McGovern-Dole International Food for Education Program ** This is a programmatic request for FY 2018 Agricultural Appropriations ** DEADLINE:  COB, Monday, April 3rd “Eliminating the McGovern-Dole program would have a disastrous effect on the planet’s most vulnerable children. […]

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Tomorrow: 1890 Land-Grant Universities Roundtable

  From: The Honorable Alma S. Adams Sent By: leah.hill@mail.house.gov Date: 3/29/2017   1890 Land-Grant Universities President and Chancellor Roundtable: A Conversation on the Higher Education Act Reauthorization and Farm Bill Priorities The Bipartisan HBCU Caucus is hosting a roundtable discussion with presidents, chancellors, and administrators of the 1890 Land-Grant Universities on Thursday, March 30, […]

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Help to Prevent Another Flint: Support Water Resources Research at Institutes in Your State

  From: The Honorable Stacey E. Plaskett Sent By: jeffrey.nowill@mail.house.gov Date: 3/29/2017 Support the Water Resources Research Institutes Program over FY 2018 Programmatic Request ***Deadline: March 29 COB*** Dear Colleague:   Please join me in supporting more funding for the Water Resources Research Institutes program over the next fiscal year.   The Water Resources Research […]

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Support Hispanic-Serving Agricultural Colleges and Universities – Deadlineto sign-on: COB Friday, March 31, 2017 (v. 2)

  From: The Honorable Juan Vargas Sent By: eddie.meyer@mail.house.gov Date: 3/29/2017 Support Hispanic-Serving Agricultural Colleges and Universities Sign-on Deadline: Friday, March 31, 2017 Submission deadline: Tuesday April 4, 2017 *This is a programmatic request* Current co-signers (26): Tony Cárdenas, Sheila Jackson-Lee, Mark Takano, Tom O’Halleran, Alcee L. Hastings, Ted Deutch, Barbara Lee, Filemon Vela, Eleanor […]

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Support Antibiotic Resistance Research Programs at USDA and FDA

  From: The Honorable Louise McIntosh Slaughter Sent By: jean.brumbley@mail.house.gov Date: 3/29/2017 Sign the FY 18 Support Letter for Programs to Prevent the Spread of Antibiotic Resistance *This includes programmatic and language requests* Deadline to Sign: COB Today, March 29, 2017   Antibiotic resistance is the greatest public health threat of our time. Currently resistant […]

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FINAL DEADLINE TODAY – Support Funding for the Healthy Food Financing Initiative

  From: The Honorable Marcia L. Fudge Sent By: jessenia.guerra@mail.house.gov Date: 3/29/2017 **This is a programmatic appropriations request** Instructions will be provided for online data entry Deadline Extended: NOON TODAY! Wednesday, March 29, 2017 Deadline for online submission: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 This letter is a two part request for the Agriculture and Financial Services Subcommittee (there are […]

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