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Member Submissions for FY 2020 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations

March 1, 2019

As Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies, I want to make you aware of the subcommittee’s procedures for receiving Members’ submissions for consideration in the fiscal
year 2020 Appropriations bill. Members must transmit submissions to the Subcommittee via electronic form, and in addition must upload a letter to the appropriations submissions system confirming those entries.

Member Submissions for FY 2020 Interior Subcommittee

March 1, 2019

As Chair of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, I want to make you aware of the subcommittee’s procedures for receiving

Members’ submissions for consideration in the fiscal year 2020 Appropriations bill. Members must transmit submissions to the Subcommittee via electronic form, and in addition must upload a letter to the appropriations submissions system confirming those
entries.

Join the Bipartisan Congressional Bus Caucus!

March 1, 2019

As co-chairs of the Bipartisan Congressional Bus Caucus, we invite you to join this important caucus to ensure robust federal investment for the nation’s bus fleet and supporting facilities.

Congressional Biomedical Research Caucus Briefing: NIH 101: An Introduction to the National Institutes of Health

March 1, 2019

We want to draw your attention to an invitation you should have already received from the Coalition for the Life Sciences (CLS). On Thursday, March 14th at 12:00 noon,
CLS cordially invites you to attend a briefing entitled NIH 101: An Introduction to the National Institutes of Health
in the Cannon House Office Building, Room 122. The distinguished speaker will be
Keith Yamamoto, PhD, from the University of California, San Francisco.
Dr. Yamamoto chairs the Coalition for the Life Sciences and serves as UCSF’s first vice chancellor for Science Policy and Strategy.

Support Funding for National Endowment for Democracy (NED) for FY 2020

March 1, 2019

Please join our bipartisan letter to Chairman and Ranking Member of the Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs (SFOP) to the
FY 2019 level funding for the National Endowment for Democracy (NED).

Appropriations: Dear Colleague Member Submissions for FY2020 Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies

March 1, 2019

As Chairwoman and Ranking Member of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies, we want to make you aware of the subcommittee’s procedures for receiving Members’ submissions for consideration in the fiscal
year 2020 Appropriations bill. Members must transmit submissions to the Subcommittee via electronic form, and in addition must upload a letter to the appropriations submissions system confirming those entries.

Support Funding for International Basic Education

March 1, 2019

We invite you to sign a letter urging the House Appropriations Subcommittee on State and Foreign Operations to provide robust funding for Basic Education programs, including strong funding for bilateral education programs and funding for the Global Partnership
for Education and Education Cannot Wait in the FY2020 SFOPS Appropriations bill.

Member Submissions for FY 2020 Legislative Branch Appropriations

March 1, 2019

As Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on the Legislative Branch, I want to make you aware of the subcommittee’s procedures for receiving Members’ submissions for consideration in the fiscal year 2020 Appropriations bill. Members must transmit submissions
to the Subcommittee via electronic form, and in addition must upload a letter to the appropriations submissions system confirming those entries.

Support Museums in Your District-Support Funding for the Office of Museum Services

March 1, 2019

We invite you to join us in signing a bipartisan letter requesting support for the
Office of Museum Services (OMS) within the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) in the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education FY 2020 Appropriations bill. 

Congressionally-directed spending in FY 2020 House spending bills

March 1, 2019

One of the questions I am most frequently asked by Democrats and Republicans is whether Congress will return to the practice of earmarking. I am a strong proponent of Congressionally-directed spending and believe it is imperative that Congress exercise its
constitutional responsibility in determining how and where taxpayer dollars that we appropriate are spent.