Bipartisan Letter to Oppose Gun Riders in Appropriations Bills

We invite to join us sending the attached bipartisan letter to Speaker Paul Ryan and Leader Nancy Pelosi urging that they ensure none of the twelve subcommittee appropriations bills include any riders that impact gun violence prevention. Gun violence prevention
is an important and sensitive issue and, given the renewed national focus, now is not the time to include controversial appropriations riders that negatively impact gun laws.

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Members Day, FY19 State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Subcommittee, Appropriations Committee

In an effort to ensure all Members have an opportunity to provide input into the Appropriations process, we invite you to testify on the agencies and programs under the jurisdiction of the State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Subcommittee.
 Members may testify at a hearing on Tuesday, May 8, beginning at 10:00 a.m. in HT-2 of the Capitol.  If you wish to testify in person, please have your staff contact Clelia Alvarado at (202) 225-2041 or
clelia.alvarado@mail.house.gov by close of business on Monday, April 30.

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Become a Cosponsor of the Intelligence Budget Transparency Act

Ensuring America’s national security requires professional and competent intelligence agencies. But the urgency of the mission assigned to the 16 intelligence agencies should not shield them from budget accountability and transparency. In fact, the urgency
of their mission makes the need for transparency even greater in order to assure Congress and the American people of the quality and effectiveness of their work.

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