Help Students Develop Healthy Eating Habits

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. That is why I am introducing the
Nutrition Coordinators for Local Healthy Youth Act to make sure students are given the skills to take advantage of state and local investments to improve their Team Nutrition programs.

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Cosponsor the Foreign Investment and Economic Security Act

We write to invite you to join legislation to ensure that foreign direct investment, including greenfield transactions, does not undermine public interests including economic security and public health and safety: H.R. 2932, the
Foreign Investment and Economic Security Act (FIESA).

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Support the Call for an End to the Global Dog and Cat Meat Trade

We write to ask for your support of H.Res.401, a bipartisan resolution that calls for an end to the global dog and cat meat trade. An estimated 30 million dogs and a great number of cats are killed annually around the world for the dog and cat meat trade.
A considerable number of these dogs and cats are stolen pets, still wearing collars when they reach the slaughterhouses. Many of these animals die during transport to the slaughterhouses after days or weeks without food or water, and others suffer illness
and injury during transport. Additionally, the capture, transport, and butchering of dogs and cats and the consumption of their meat poses health risks such as rabies infection to traders, slaughterhouse workers, and consumers.

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Cosponsor H.R. 1626: Student Agriculture Protection Act

Cosponsors (95): Rep. Abraham, Ralph Lee [R-LA-5]  Rep. Aderholt, Robert B. [R-AL-4]  Rep. Allen, Rick W. [R-GA-12]  Rep. Arrington, Jodey C. [R-TX-19]  Rep. Babin, Brian [R-TX-36]  Rep. Bacon, Don [R-NE-2]   Rep. Barton, Joe [R-TX-6]  Rep.
Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] Rep. Bost, Mike [R-IL-12]  Rep. Brat, Dave [R-VA-7]  Rep. Brooks, Susan W. [R-IN-5]  Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26]  Rep. Bustos, Cheri [D-IL-17]  Rep. Carter, Earl L. “Buddy” [R-GA-1]  Rep. Chabot, Steve [R- OH -1] Rep. Collins,
Doug [R-GA-09]Rep. Comstock, Barbara [R-VA-10]  Rep. Conaway, K. Michael [R-TX-11]  Rep. Costa, Jim [D-CA-16]  Rep. Crawford, Eric A. “Rick” [R-AR-1]  Rep. Cuellar, Henry [D-TX-28]  Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1] Rep. DelBene, Suzan K. [D-WA-1]  Rep. DesJarlais,
Scott [R-TN-4]  Rep. Donovan, Daniel M. [R-NY-11]Rep. Dunn, Neal P. [R-FL-2]  Rep. Emmer, Tom [R-MN-6]  Rep. Evans, Dwight [D-PA-2]  Rep. Faso, John J. [R-NY-19]  Rep. Ferguson, A. Drew, IV [R-GA-3]  Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-PA-8]  Rep. Flores, Bill [R-TX-17] 
Rep. Fortenberry, Jeff [R-NE-1]  Rep. Gibbs, Bob [R-OH-7]  Rep. Gonzalez, Vicente [D-TX-15]  Rep. Granger, Kay [R-TX-12]  Rep. Harris, Andy [R-MD-01]Rep. Hill, J. French [R-AR-2]  Rep. Hudson, Richard [R-NC-8]  Rep. Hurd, Will [R-TX-23]  Rep. Issa, Darrell
E. [R-CA-49]  Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9]  Rep. Kelly, Trent [R-MS-1]  Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-4]  Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2]  Rep. Kustoff, David [R-TN-8]  Rep. LaHood, Darin [R-IL-18]  Rep. LaMalfa, Doug [R-CA-1] Rep. Latta, Robert E. [R-OH-5]  Rep. Lawson,
Al, Jr. [D-FL-5]  Rep. Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL-3]  Rep. Loebsack, David [D-IA-2]  Rep. Lucas, Frank D. [R-OK-3]  Rep. Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO-3]  Rep. Marshall, Roger W. [R-KS-1]  Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4]  Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2]  Rep. Messer,
Luke [R-IN-6]  Rep. Moolenaar, John R. [R-MI-4]  Rep. Newhouse, Dan [R-WA-04] Rep. Noem, Kristi L. [R-SD-At Large]  Rep. Nolan, Richard M. [D-MN-8] Rep. O’Halleran, Tom [D-AZ-1]  Rep. Olson, Pete [R-TX-22]  Rep. Pearce, Stevan [R-NM-2]  Rep. Peterson, Collin
C. [D-MN-7]  Rep. Pingree, Chellie [D-ME-1]  Rep. Pittenger, Robert [R-NC-9]  Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2]  Rep. Poliquin, Bruce [R-ME-2]Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8]  Rep. Roe, David P. [R-TN-1]  Rep. Rooney, Thomas J. [R-FL-17]  Rep. Rouzer, David [R-NC-7]Rep. Rush,
Bobby L [D-IL-1]  Rep. Scott, Austin [R-GA-8]  Rep. Scott, David [D-GA-13]   Rep. Sensenbrenner, Jim [R-WI-5]Rep. Sessions, Pete [R-TX-32]  Rep. Soto, Darren [D-FL-9]  Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15]  Rep. Thompson, Glenn [R-PA-5]  Rep. Valadao, David G. [R-CA-21]
Rep. Vela, Filemon [D-TX-34]  Rep. Walberg, Tim [R-MI-7]  Rep. Walz, Timothy J. [D-MN-1] Rep. Weber, Randy K., Sr. [R-TX-14]  Rep. Webster, Daniel [R-FL-11]  Rep. Welch, Peter [D-VT-At Large]  Rep. Wenstrup, Brad R. [R-OH-2]  Rep. Westerman, Bruce [R-AR-4]
Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1]  Rep. Yoder, Kevin [R-KS-3] Rep. Yoho, Ted S. [R-FL-3]  Rep. Young, David [R-IA-3] 

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Help Close the Digital Divide: Cosponsor H.R. 2870, the Gigabit Opportunity Act

High-speed internet access has become a pillar of our 21st Century economy and a prerequisite to economic growth in America. Broadband access has revolutionized virtually every dimension of our lives—from education to tele-medicine, and entrepreneurship.
While some of us can take internet access for granted, many of our neighbors live each day without a reliable internet connection, meaning the opportunities afforded by this resource are closed to them. 

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