No U.S. Taxpayer Funding for UNESCO

From: The Honorable Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Sent By: Eddy.Acevedo@mail.house.gov Date: 1/7/2014 Don’t Undermine or Circumvent U.S. Law, Enforce It: No U.S. Taxpayer Funding for UNESCO Dear Colleague: On October 31, 2011 the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) voted to grant membership to a non-existent state of “Palestine”.  That act triggered U.S. laws that […]

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Join the Bipartisan Peace Corps Caucus

From: The Honorable Sam Farr Sent By: caitie.whelan@mail.house.gov Date: 1/6/2014 Dear Colleague: As Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Members of Congress, we encourage you to support Peace Corps Volunteers in your district by joining the bipartisan Peace Corps Caucus. Over the past 50 years, through war and conflict, more than 210,000 Americans have served their country […]

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Support the Release of FDA User Fees from the Sequester

From: The Honorable Leonard Lance Sent By: molly.mcdonnell@mail.house.gov Date: 1/3/2014 Support the Release of FDA User Fees from the Sequester Dear Colleague, We invite you to join us in signing a bipartisan letter to the House and Senate Appropriations Committees requesting the release of the Fiscal Year 2013 Food and Drug Administration (FDA) user fees […]

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Hold ICE Accountable and Enforce the Will of the People

From: The Honorable Diane Black Sent By: maryanne.ludwig@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3732 Date: 1/2/2014 Supported by NumbersUSA and FAIR Dear Colleague: Last March, President Obama signed into law the Consolidated and Continuing Appropriations Act of 2013, which contained language to defund the “illegal alien lobbyist” position within U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). This Public Advocate […]

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Join the Bipartisan Peace Corps Caucus

From: The Honorable Sam Farr Sent By: caitie.whelan@mail.house.gov Date: 12/9/2013 Dear Colleague: As Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Members of Congress, we encourage you to support Peace Corps Volunteers in your district by joining the bipartisan Peace Corps Caucus. Over the past 50 years, through war and conflict, more than 210,000 Americans have served their country […]

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Stop Taxing Innovation

From: The Honorable Gary C. Peters Sent By: david.weinberg@mail.house.gov Date: 12/4/2013 Join the House Caucus on Innovation and Entrepreneurship’s Letter Opposing the Diversion of USPTO User Fees DEADLINE: TODAY, Dec. 4 – Noon Current signers: Peters (MI), Buchanan, Polis, Issa, Eshoo, Coble, Honda, Moran, Kilmer, Michaud, DelBene, Chu, Swalwell, Deutch, Jeffries, Richmond, Cárdenas, Carson, Perlmutter, […]

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Help Students and Families with College Loan Decisions

From: The Honorable Jared Polis Sent By: allie.kimmel@mail.house.gov Date: 12/3/2013 Help Students and Families with College Loan Decisions Support the Know Before You Owe Act Endorsers: National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators, National Association for College Admission Counseling, National Council of La Raza, Council for Opportunity in Education, Young Invincibles, National Consumer Law Center, […]

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Reminder: Record Holiday Video Message for Troops Tomorrow

From: The Committee on Armed Services Sent By: Robert.McAlister@mail.house.gov Date: 12/3/2013 Record Holiday Video Message for Troops Tomorrow, Wednesday, Dec. 4th We would like to make you aware of an important opportunity to express holiday greetings to our men and women in uniform. On December 4, 2013 from 9:30AM to 3:30PM, (Break from 12:30PM – […]

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IT’S TIME TO STOP PUTTING SEXUAL ASSAULT VICTIMS ON TRIAL!

From: The Honorable Michael R. Turner Sent By: kelly.repair@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3360 Date: 11/18/2013 JOIN CONGRESSMAN TURNER AND TSONGAS IN THEIR BIPARTISAN EFFORTS TO PROTECT SEXUAL ASSAULT SURVIVORS AND MAKE MEANINGFUL CHANGE TO THE MILITARY’S ARTICLE 32 INVESTIGATIVE PROCESS H.R. 3360 has been endorsed by the Service Women’s Action Network (SWAN) Cosponsors: Michael Turner, Tsongas, […]

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Fix the Veterans Claims Backlog

From: The Honorable Nita M. Lowey Sent By: kasey.butler@mail.house.gov Date: 11/14/2013 Current Co-Signers: Meeks, Tierney, Schiff Dear Colleague: The Veterans Affairs claims backlog remains the greatest challenge currently facing the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Although progress has been made, significant hurdles between the Department of Defense (DoD) and VA database exchanges still exist. At […]

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