Cosponsor H.R.1945 – The Berta Caceres Human Rights in Honduras Act

On March 2, 2016, renowned environmental and Indigenous rights activist, Berta Cáceres, was viciously murdered in her home in Honduras. Today, Honduras has one of the highest murder rates in the world and remains one of the most dangerous places for activists.
Closely connected with this crisis is the deep corruption of its military and police forces – both of which have been accused of committing human rights abuses while facing no consequences.

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Cosponsor Bipartisan Victims’ Right Reform Act of 2019 – Rectify Injustices Experienced by Jeffrey Epstein’s Victims

Please join us in supporting the bipartisan Courtney Wild Does Crime Victims’ Rights Reform Act of 2019, which will update the Crime Victims’ Rights Act (CVRA) to improve the justice system’s interactions with victims before, during, and after criminal
proceedings. Being a victim of crime is already traumatizing, and too often the criminal justice system, with its confusing procedures and adversarial nature, ends up victimizing them all over again. This comprehensive legislation will restore some of the
dignity and autonomy victims lost when they were impacted by crime.

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Participate in a Special Order Half-Hour Commemorating the Life and Legacy of Fred Hampton

Fifty years ago, on December 4, 1969, my dear friend and Illinois Black Panther Party Chairman Fred Hampton was murdered by the Chicago Police Department and FBI as he slept in his bedroom.  While this assassination ended Fred
Hampton’s life, it could not extinguish his legacy and the important work he did on behalf of the marginalized in Chicago and around the world.  I was privileged to work alongside Fred in our righteous struggle, which continues to inform my work in Congress.

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Keep Our Genes Private: Support the Genetic Information Privacy Act of 2019

Whether it is to learn more about their ancestry or their predisposition to disease, every day, U.S. citizens send their genetic information to testing services.  But
many U.S. citizens are unaware of what happens to their genetic information after they send it in.  Services that conduct genetic tests on consumers receive a wealth of genetic information that includes both intimate and personally identifiable information. 
These services are then able to sell their consumers’ data to third parties without their consent.

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Join as an Original Cosponsor to the Congress Commission Act

Please join me as an original cosponsor of the Congress Commission Act, which would establish a commission to analyze the current size of the House of Representatives, examine alternatives to the current method by which Members are elected, and
study the harmful effects gerrymandering has had on our democracy.

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