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H.R. 761, The Pension and Budget Integrity Act

January 24, 2018

We invite you to become a co-sponsor of H.R. 761, The Pension and Budget Integrity Act. This legislation will eliminate a Washington-created budget gimmick and protect employees and employers.

H. Con. Res. 8, The Fiscal State of the Nation Resolution

January 24, 2018

We invite you to become a co-sponsor of the Fiscal State of the Nation Resolution. This resolution will provide Members of Congress and the American people an annual update on the long-term financial health of the country. The Budget Committee has
included our resolution in their plan for budget process reform plan.

Support the COPS Office in the President’s FY19 Budget

January 23, 2018

As co-chairs of the House Law Enforcement Caucus, we encourage you to join us in supporting the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) by signing the below letter to President Trump that urges strong support for robust funding for the
COPS Office in the President’s Fiscal Year 2019 Budget.

Urge Support for the COPS Office in the President’s FY19 Budget

January 23, 2018

As co-chairs of the House Law Enforcement Caucus, we encourage you to join us in supporting the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) by signing the below letter to President Trump that urges strong support for robust funding for the
COPS Office in the President’s Fiscal Year 2019 Budget.

Ensure Back Pay to Low-Wage Federal Contract Employees Furloughed Following Government Shutdown

January 23, 2018

Please cosponsor the Low-Wage Federal Contractor Employee Back Pay Act of 2018 to grant back pay to federally-contracted retail, food, custodial and security service workers who are furloughed during a federal government shutdown in fiscal year 2018.  This
bill applies to all three branches of the federal government.

PREVENT GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWNS

January 22, 2018

With just a few hours left until the funding deadline, Congress once again is facing the possibility of a government shutdown tonight. For this reason, I invite you to cosponsor my bill, the Government Shutdown Prevention Act (H.R. 2221). 

13 Hours until Government Shutdown

January 22, 2018

With just a few hours left until the funding deadline, Congress once again is facing the possibility of a government shutdown tonight. For this reason, I invite you to cosponsor my bill, the Government Shutdown Prevention Act (H.R. 2221). 

2 Days until Government Shutdown

January 19, 2018

With just a few legislative days left in the calendar year, Congress once again is facing the possibility of a government shutdown. For this reason, I invite you to cosponsor my bill, the Government Shutdown Prevention Act (H.R. 2221). 

Space Advocates – 2018 Congressional Space Studies Series

January 18, 2018

Happy New Year and welcome to the first legislative week of 2018! We are excited to kick-off the New Year with a free professional development opportunity for congressional staffers. As part of our ongoing effort to promote space education we have teamed
up with the Coalition for Deep Space Exploration to bring you a nine-part series designed to establish or build upon an existing foundation of space science and space technology. Below is the course description and curriculum as well as a registration POC.
This series will begin on Friday 26 January from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in Rayburn HOB room 2325 and we hope you will join us to learn from a diverse group of guest speakers and to network with other staffers who share a passion for space exploration!