Cosponsor H.R. 587 – To Posthumously Award the Congressional Gold Medal to the Benghazi Heroes in Recognition of Their Contributions to the Nation

In recognition of distinguished acts of bravery, leadership, and achievement that have an enduring impact on American history, Congress is authorized to bestow its highest civilian honor – the Congressional Gold Medal – on individuals whose contributions
and service to our nation stand as a testament to our founding principles.     

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EXTENDED: Cosponsor the F-35 Resolution

This week, Congressman Veasey and I are introducing a resolution to acknowledge the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter’s vital importance to our national security and to encourage Congress’ continued support for the program.

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Invitation to Join House Missile Defense Caucus

I write to invite you to join the House Missile Defense Caucus.  The Missile Defense Caucus provides an opportunity for Members and their staff to attend regular events
and briefings that highlight the critical importance of securing our nation and our allies through strong support for missile defense initiatives. Please join and support our efforts to ensure that American missile defense forces are adequately trained, manned,
and equipped and new capabilities are being developed commensurate to the current threat environment.

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Invitation to Join the House Space Power Caucus

I write to invite you to join the House Space Power Caucus.  The Space Power Caucus provides an opportunity for Members and their staff to attend regular events and briefings
that highlight the critical importance of America’s continued space dominance.  Our space based capabilities provide integral support to military, commercial, and civilian applications and are critical to maintaining our modern way of life.  The United States’
space assets are a tremendous force multiplier, and our adversaries know this.  Foreign governments are developing capabilities that threaten other’s ability to use space.  Please consider joining and supporting this important caucus during a critical time
for expansion of space related activities.

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Prevent President Trump from Illegally Building His Border Wall: Cosponsor the This Land Is Our Land Act

Since his inauguration, President Trump has subjected Congress, federal employees and, most importantly, the American people to uncertainty and harm in pursuit of an unnecessary boondoggle: a wall along the southern border. The President has threatened to
keep the government shut down for, as he put it, “months, or years,” and has vowed to use any means possible, including asserting eminent domain or declaring a state of national emergency, to get his wall.

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