Be an Original Cosponsor of the Enforce Existing Gun Laws Act

From: The Honorable Charles B. Rangel Sent By: richard.aviles@mail.house.gov Date: 6/24/2015 Without the ability to enforce gun laws – all gun laws are useless! Endorsed by: Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence United with the Million Mom March Dear Colleague: In the current debate about guns in America, one point everyone agrees on is that […]

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Amendment to Restore HBCU Funds to the FY16 Interior Appropriations Bill

From: The Honorable Terri A. Sewell Sent By: Robert.Nuttall@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2822 Date: 6/24/2015 Dear Colleague: The current House FY16 Interior Appropriations Bill cuts the Civil Rights Initiative by $40 million, reducing it to just $9.5 million. I am writing to request that you support my amendment to provide adequate funding for the Civil Rights […]

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SUPPORT THE NATIONAL GUARD! (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Kay Granger Sent By: johnnie@mail.house.gov Date: 6/23/2015 Show Your Support For The National Guard! Dear Colleague: Due to concerns regarding the Army’s Aviation Restructuring Initiative and its impact to the National Guard, Congress established the Commission on the Future of the Army in the FY15 NDAA. The Commission is set to report […]

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SUPPORT BIPARTISAN LETTER TO IMPROVE ROAD SAFETY IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Jose E. Serrano Sent By: angel.nigaglioni@mail.house.gov Date: 6/23/2015 SUPPORT BIPARTISAN LETTER TO IMPROVE ROAD SAFETY IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES Signers: Serrano, Emmer, Pingree, McDermott, Smith (NJ), Ellison, Byrne, Pearce, Graves (MO), Lewis, Van Hollen, Brown, Grijalva, Boyle Dear Colleague: Each year, more than 1.3 million people are killed in road crashes and 90 […]

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Support our Blue Star Mothers

From: The Honorable Doug LaMalfa Sent By: John.Pezzullo@mail.house.gov Bill: H.Res. 140 Date: 6/23/2015 Please Support our Blue Star Mothers Current Co-Sponsors: Roby, Sinema, Swalwell, Babin, Beatty, Benishek, Bishop, Bordallo, Cartwright, Clawson, Cole, Cook, Cramer, Denham, DeSantis, Gabbard, Garamendi, Graves, Grijalva, Hastings, Hinojosa, W. Jones, McClintock, McGovern, J. Miller, Nugent, Nunes, P. Olson, C. Peterson, Rangel, […]

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Co-sponsor H.R. 69, to Award a Congressional Gold Medal to Malala Yousafzai

From: The Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee Sent By: Jesse.Guadiana@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 69 Date: 6/23/2015 Co-sponsor H.R. 69, to Award a Congressional Gold Medal to Malala Yousafzai June 23, 2015 Co-sponsors: Madeleine Bordallo, Corrine Brown, Julia Brownley, Cheri Bustos, Matt Cartwright, David Cicilline, Blake Farenthold, Lois Frankel, Alcee Hastings, Eddie Bernice Johnson, Marcy Kaptur, William Keating, […]

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HOLD CONGRESS ACCOUNTABLE: NO PAY FOR MEMBERS DURING A SHUTDOWN

From: The Honorable Kurt Schrader Sent By: adam.daniel@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2023 Date: 6/22/2015 HOLD CONGRESS ACCOUNTABLE: NO PAY FOR MEMBERS DURING A SHUTDOWN “Budget Time Bomb” – CQ Weekly “Congress paddles toward a shutdown” – The Hill “Latest Standoff on U.S. Spending Raises New Talk of Shutdown” – Bloomberg “Long, Hot Summer of Spending Battles […]

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Join the House NIH Caucus (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Brian Higgins Sent By: leslie.brady@mail.house.gov Date: 6/22/2015 Dear Colleague, When adjusted for inflation, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) receive nearly 25 percent less funding today than in 2003. The extreme lack of funding puts America further behind on groundbreaking research for treatments and cures for debilitating and fatal diseases; it hurts […]

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Support our Federal Roads and Bridges

From: The Honorable Eleanor Holmes Norton Sent By: lauren.dudley@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2595 Date: 6/22/2015 Support our Federal Roads and Bridges Cosponsor the Save Our National Parks Transportation Act Dear Colleague, I write to invite you to cosponsor the Save Our National Parks Transportation Act. My bill is different from the state allocations from the Highway […]

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