Cosponsor H. Res. 33 and Oppose the Privatization of the U.S. Postal Service!

            For over 240 years, the United States Postal Service and our dedicated postal workforce have performed the essential government function of “providing postal services to bind the Nation together through the personal, educational, literary,
and business correspondence of the people.” In furtherance of this mission, the Postal Service and its more than 500,000 clerks, letter carriers, mail handlers, and other employees deliver the mail to over 157 million residential and business customers
six days a week nationwide.  Given the effectiveness of the Postal Service in fulfilling its critical public service mission, it is not surprising that the American people have consistently ranked the Postal Service as our most trusted government agency. 
In a
recent Gallup poll, an overwhelming majority of Americans also rated the Postal Service as “doing an excellent or good job.”

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Join the Bipartisan Congressional History Caucus Today

We invite you to become a member of the Congressional History Caucus, a group of fellow Representatives who share an interest in our nation’s unique history and heritage. We all share daily in the making of our country’s history, and we believe an appreciation
and passion for history crosses party lines and ideological divides. History, as Mark Twain once said: may “not repeat itself, but it often rhymes”.

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Cosponsor H.R. 638, the Cost Estimates Improvement Act

Here’s a startling fact: “CBO estimates that outlays for net interest will increase from $263 billion in 2017 to $316 billion in 2018 and then nearly triple by 2028, climbing to $915 billion. As a result, under current law, outlays for net interest are projected
to reach 3.1 percent of GDP in 2028–almost double what they are now.”

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Join the Bipartisan Congressional History Caucus Today

We invite you to become a member of the Congressional History Caucus, a group of fellow Representatives who share an interest in our nation’s unique history and heritage. We all share daily in the making of our country’s history, and we believe an appreciation
and passion for history crosses party lines and ideological divides. History, as Mark Twain once said: may “not repeat itself, but it often rhymes”.

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Join the Bipartisan Congressional History Caucus Today

We invite you to become a member of the Congressional History Caucus, a group of fellow Representatives who share an interest in our nation’s unique history and heritage. We all share daily in the making of our country’s history, and we believe an appreciation
and passion for history crosses party lines and ideological divides. History, as Mark Twain once said: may “not repeat itself, but it often rhymes”.

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Become a Cosponsor of H.R. 3612, a Bill to Protect Investments in Infrastructure

I invite you to join me as a cosponsor of H.R. 3612, a bill that would repeal Section 1438 of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act), which requires a rescission of unobligated contract authority of $7.6 billion on July 1, 2020. The rescission
was included in the FAST Act for budgetary reasons and the effect is to reset the budgetary baseline for highway programs to Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 levels.

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