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Seeking Originals For A Resolution Expressing The Sense Of Congress On The Importance Of Promoting Free Speech On College Campuses

April 26, 2017

Sending Office: Honorable David P. Roe Sent By: Otto.Katt@mail.house.gov Request for Cosponsor(s) DEMAND THE END OF FREE SPEECH ZONES AND SPEECH CODES; REMIND COLLEGES TO PROTECT AND ENCOURAGE FREE SPEECH Co-sponsor the Protect Free Speech on College Campuses Resolution Deadline to be an original co-sponsor is Friday at 12pm. Supported by the Foundation for Individual Rights […]

Reduce Youth Gang Violence, Support H.R. 1924

April 25, 2017

Sending Office: Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: Anna.Hevia@mail.house.gov Help non-profit organizations and states prevent gang violence before it begins Support H.R. 1924, the Community-Based Gang Intervention Act (Ed & Workforce) Cosponsors: Reps. Yvette Clarke, Steve Cohen, Elijah Cummings, Hank Johnson, Michelle Lujan Grisham, Sean Patrick Maloney, Jamie Raskin, Lucille Roybal-Allard, Jose Serrano, Louise Slaughter, Juan […]

Vote No: Don’t Trump the Library of Congress

April 25, 2017

Sending Office: Honorable Zoe Lofgren Sent By: ZJ.Hull@mail.house.gov Vote NO on H.R. 1695 Don’t Trump the Library of Congress   Dear Colleague: Please join Zoe Lofgren, Joyce Beatty, Bob Brady, G.K. Butterfield, Jim Clyburn, Elijah Cummings, Diana DeGette, Mike Doyle, Keith Ellison, Anna G. Eshoo, Marcia Fudge, and Jan Schakowsky in voting NO on HR 1695 this […]

Stop sentencing children to die in prison, support H.Res. 250

April 25, 2017

ending Office: Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: Anna.Hevia@mail.house.gov End life without parole sentences for children, support H.Res. 250 The United States is the only country in the world that routinely sentences children to die in prison. Dear Colleague, Please join me in cosponsoring a resolution to eliminate life without parole sentences for children (H.Res.250). The […]

Keep Kids Out of Solitary, Support H.R. 1926

April 25, 2017

Sending Office: Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: Anna.Hevia@mail.house.gov Cosponsor the Protecting Youth from Solitary Confinement Act (H.R. 1926) Dear Colleague, Last year, thanks to intense pressure from advocates all around the country, President Obama banned the use of solitary confinement for children in federal prisons. Please join me in cosponsoring the Protecting Youth from Solitary […]

Stop Kids from Going To Jail for Skipping School, Support H.R. 1885

April 25, 2017

Sending Office: Cardenas, Tony Sent By: Anna.Hevia@mail.house.gov Don’t Let Kids Go To Jail for Skipping School Committee on Education and Workforce House Cosponsors: Reps. Steve Cohen, Elijah Cummings, Keith Ellison, Raul Grijalva, Luis Gutierrez, Ro Khanna, Sean Patrick Maloney, Gwen Moore, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Jamie Raskin, Juan Vargas. Senate Sponsors: Senator Bob Casey, Senator Rand Paul. […]

Recognize the 42nd Anniversary of the Vietnamese American Community and the Fall of Saigon

April 25, 2017

Sending Office: Honorable Alan S. Lowenthal Sent By: Ben.Kane@mail.house.gov Dear Colleague, Please join us in cosponsoring a resolution recognizing the 42nd anniversary of the Fall of Saigon, an event commemorated in Vietnamese American communities across the United States.  This event marks the beginning of the Vietnamese American community and is a watershed moment for that […]

Cosponsor H.R. 1772, the Accessible Instructional Materials in Higher Education (AIM HIGH) Act

April 24, 2017

Sending Office: Honorable David P. Roe Sent By: Otto.Katt@mail.house.gov Request for Cosponsor(s) Cosponsor H.R. 1772, the Accessible Instructional Materials in Higher Education (AIM HIGH) Act Supported by National Federation of the Blind, American Council on Education, Association of American Publishers, Software & Information Industry Association, EDUCAUSE, Benetech, American Association of People with Disabilities, Association of […]

Cosponsor Bill to Combat Bullying at Colleges and Universities (v. 2)

April 24, 2017

Sending Office: Honorable Mark Pocan Sent By: Evan.Giesemann@mail.house.gov Request for Cosponsor(s) Dear Colleague: In 2010, Tyler Clementi, a freshman at Rutgers University, took his own life after his roommate and another student invaded his privacy and harassed him over the Internet. He was eighteen-years-old. Tyler is one of thousands of college students who are harassed […]

Let Sikhs Play!

April 21, 2017

Sending Office: Honorable Joseph Crowley Sent By: Jeremy.Woodrum@mail.house.gov Request for Signature(s) Deadline: Thursday, April 27th Dear Colleague, We invite you to join a letter to members of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) urging a final, complete end to the policy that has unfairly and unnecessarily discriminated against members of the Sikh, Muslim, and Jewish faiths. […]