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Become a Co-Sponsor Closing the Gun Show Loophole

June 12, 2018

I invite you to become a co-sponsor of a bill that closes the gun show loophole. The United States experiences epidemic levels of gun violence, claiming over 30,000 lives annually, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In addition
to those who are killed or injured, there are countless others whose lives are forever changed by the deaths of and injuries to their loved ones. Gun violence touches every segment of our society. It increases the probability of deaths in incidents of domestic
violence, raises the likelihood of fatalities by those who intend to injure others and among those who attempt suicide, and places innocent children and young people at risk.

Lunch Briefing – Estuary Caucus with the Florida Institute of Technology

June 12, 2018

Congressional Estuary Caucus Co-Chairs Representatives Posey and Bonamici, and Estuary Caucus member Representative Mast invite you to a lunch briefing to learn about Florida’s Indian River Lagoon system from Dr. John Trefry, seasoned lagoon veteran researcher,
Professor of Chemical Oceanography Ocean Engineering & Sciences from the Florida Institute of Technology.

Become a Co-Sponsor Closing the Gun Show Loophole

June 12, 2018

I invite you to become a co-sponsor of a bill that closes the gun show loophole. The United States experiences epidemic levels of gun violence, claiming over 30,000 lives annually, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In addition
to those who are killed or injured, there are countless others whose lives are forever changed by the deaths of and injuries to their loved ones. Gun violence touches every segment of our society. It increases the probability of deaths in incidents of domestic
violence, raises the likelihood of fatalities by those who intend to injure others and among those who attempt suicide, and places innocent children and young people at risk.

Protect the Maternity Rights, Health, and Safety of Incarcerated Women and their Children

June 12, 2018

I invite you to join me as a co-sponsor of the “Stop Infant Mortality and Recidivism Reduction Act of 2017” or the “SIMARRA Act,” which permits the Bureau of Prisons to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the Federal prison system
for pregnant offenders by establishing a pilot program of critical-stage, developmental nurseries in Federal prisons for children born to inmates. 

Joint Select Committee on Appropriations and Budget Reform Member Day

June 7, 2018

We invite you to testify before the Joint Select Committee on Budget and Appropriations Process Reform about your thoughts and suggestions on how to significantly reform the budget and appropriations process. The hearing will take place on Wednesday, June
27, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. in Room 210 of the House Capitol Visitor Center.

Become a Co-Sponsor Closing the Gun Show Loophole

June 7, 2018

I invite you to become a co-sponsor of a bill that closes the gun show loophole. The United States experiences epidemic levels of gun violence, claiming over 30,000 lives annually, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In addition
to those who are killed or injured, there are countless others whose lives are forever changed by the deaths of and injuries to their loved ones. Gun violence touches every segment of our society. It increases the probability of deaths in incidents of domestic
violence, raises the likelihood of fatalities by those who intend to injure others and among those who attempt suicide, and places innocent children and young people at risk.

Protect the Maternity Rights, Health, and Safety of Incarcerated Women and their Children

June 7, 2018

I invite you to join me as a co-sponsor of the “Stop Infant Mortality and Recidivism Reduction Act of 2017” or the “SIMARRA Act,” which permits the Bureau of Prisons to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the Federal prison system
for pregnant offenders by establishing a pilot program of critical-stage, developmental nurseries in Federal prisons for children born to inmates. 

Member day test email

June 6, 2018

We invite you to testify before the Joint Select Committee on Budget and Appropriations Process Reform about your thoughts and suggestions on how to significantly reform the budget and appropriations process. The hearing will take place on Wednesday, June
27, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. in Room 210 of the House Capitol Visitor Center.

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Send Letter to Appropriators Requesting Investments in the Middle Class

June 6, 2018

Please join the leadership of the Democratic Women’s Working Group in sending the following letter expressing concerns about the 302(b) subcommittee spending allocations for fiscal year 2019 that prioritize the President’s border wall over programs that
support hard-working, middle-class families.