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Support the Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) in FY2021

March 19, 2020

Please join us in signing the attached letter to Chairwoman Roybal-Allard and Ranking Member Fleischmann, urging the House Appropriations Subcommittee Homeland Security to continue to fund the Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) in FY21.

Co-Sign: Letter To SBA regarding SBA Disaster Loan Interest Rates

March 19, 2020

I have heard from numerous business owners about the 3.75% interest rates being charged for the SBA Disaster Loans. With so much uncertainty as to when these businesses will be able to get back to operating at full capacity, they are seeking support that
will give their business the most viable means to survive the consequences of this pandemic. For this reason we are asking SBA to take immediate action to lower disaster loan interest rates.  

Support the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in FY’21

March 18, 2020

I ask that you support the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in the FY’21 Interior Appropriations bill.

Support Whistleblowers and OSC Funding in FY 2021

March 18, 2020

Join the Co-Chairs of the Whistleblower Protection Caucus in supporting federal government whistleblowers by signing our Fiscal Year 2021 programmatic letter requesting $31.5 million for the U.S. Office of Special Counsel.

Interior – Support National Recycling Programs and Single-use Plastics Reduction (Due Thurs COB)

March 18, 2020

Please join us in sending a letter to House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies to request inclusion of report language calling for comprehensive data collection efforts to strengthen national recycling programs and
reduce single-use plastic waste.

Last Call: Bipartisan Appropriations Letter for Pre-Disaster Mitigation and Building Resilient Infrastructure & Communities Programs

March 18, 2020

Please join us in supporting FY’21 appropriations for FEMA’s Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) and Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) Programs.

Closing TOMORROW – Support Urban Indian Health and Tribal Epidemiology Centers in FY 21

March 18, 2020

Please join us in sending a letter to Chairwoman McCollum and Ranking Member Rogers urging them to support an increase in funding for the Urban Indian Health Program (UIHP) to $106 million and an increase in funding for the Tribal Epidemiology Centers to
$24 million.