COSPONSOR- H.R. 1080 Fairness for Farm Workers Act

Farm workers play a critical role in our economy, ensuring that our constituents have safe, quality food on their tables. They work long, hard hours in one of the most hazardous industries in this country and are exposed to an incredibly physically demanding
career. Many of these workers are mothers who work from sun-up to sun-down to make ends meet.  

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Cosponsor: Flood Insurance for Farmers Act (H.R.830)

We invite you to cosponsor the Flood Insurance for Farmers Act (H.R.830), to make the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) work better for our nation’s farm
families. This bipartisan bill would lift the de facto prohibition on construction, expansion, or repair of agricultural structures like barns, sheds, and silos in areas designated at risk of floods by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

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Join the Bipartisan Congressional Cooperative Business Caucus!

We invite you to join the bipartisan Cooperative Business Caucus. The Congressional Cooperative Business Caucus will serve as a venue to further educate and inform Members of Congress and the public on the impact of cooperative businesses on the national
and global economy and the development of policies that promote the use of the cooperative business model. 

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HEMP FOR VICTORY ACT

Since the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill, which removed hemp from the Controlled Substances Act, there has been a growing interest to capitalize on hemp cultivation across the United States. As a commercial, industrial, and medicinal/therapeutic product,
the potential for hemp to become a major U.S. commodity already is evident given continued expansion of hemp cultivation in states and their businesses.

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Cosponsor H.Res. 602, a resolution commending the cooperative business model

We ask that you join us as a cosponsor of H. Res. 602, the resolution commending the cooperative business model. Co-ops have existed for over 100 years and a presence in every single Congressional district. With their values of self-help, self-responsibility,
democracy, equity, equality and solidarity, cooperative businesses have the capacity to address countless problems in our economy. We urge you to join us in recognizing the importance of cooperative businesses in our economy.

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