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Letter to Kyrgyz Parliament: Protect Human Rights for All

April 28, 2015

From: The Honorable Michael M. Honda Sent By: helen.beaudreau@mail.house.gov Date: 4/28/2015 Letter to Kyrgyz Parliament: Protect Human Rights for All Deadline EXTENDED: Friday, May 1 COB Cosigners: Esty, Hastings, Engel, Keating, McGovern, Lowenthal, Cicilline, Israel, Grijalva, Schiff, Nadler, Takano, Schakowsky, Pocan, Ros-Lehtinen, Gibson, Cartwright, Maloney (Sean Patrick), Polis Dear Colleague: I invite you to join […]

Recognize the 40th Anniversary of the Vietnamese American Community and the Fall of Saigon

April 28, 2015

From: The Honorable Alan S. Lowenthal Sent By: ben.kane@mail.house.gov Date: 4/28/2015 Recognize the 40th Anniversary of the Vietnamese American Community and the Fall of Saigon Current Cosponsors: Chu, Connolly, Susan Davis, Lofgren, McDermott, Scott Peters, Loretta Sanchez, Takano Dear Colleague, Please join me as a cosponsor of a resolution recognizing the 40th anniversary of the […]

Become an Original Cosponsor of the Raise the Wage Act

April 28, 2015

From: The Committee on Education and The Workforce – Minority Staff Sent By: austin.barbera@mail.house.gov Date: 4/28/2015 Raise the Wage for America’s Workers Become an Original Cosponsor of The Raise the Wage Act Current Co-sponsors: Representatives Hoyer, Van Hollen, Adams, Aguilar, Brown, Beyer, Bishop, Cárdenas, Carson, Chu, Clark, Cohen, Conyers, Courtney, Crowley, S. Davis, DelBene, DeSaulnier, […]

End the Surveillance State

April 24, 2015

From: The Honorable Mark Pocan Sent By: alicia.molt@mail.house.gov Date: 4/24/2015 SUPPORT REAL NSA REFORM: REPEAL THE PATRIOT ACT Cosponsor the Bipartisan Surveillance State Repeal Act, H.R. 1466 Cosponsors: Capuano, DeFazio, DeSaulnier, Doggett, Grayson, Jones, Lee, Massie, McCollum, McGovern, and Neal. Organizational Support (national): CREDO Action, Freedom Works, Campaign For Liberty, Daily Kos, Progressive Change Campaign […]

Co-sponsor H.R. 1743 to Award the Congressional Gold Medal to Harriet Tubman

April 21, 2015

From: The Honorable Yvette D. Clarke Sent By: eric.bolden@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1743 Date: 4/21/2015 Co-sponsor H.R. 1743 to Award the Congressional Gold Medal to Harriet Tubman, in recognition of her contributions and lifelong commitment in the fight for freedom of enslaved men, women, and children in the United States. Current co-sponsors: Rangel, Grijalva, Van Hollen […]

Fight Re-Homing: Cosponsor the Bipartisan Protecting Adopted Children Act!

April 21, 2015

From: The Honorable James R. Langevin Sent By: sam.morgante@mail.house.gov Date: 4/21/2015 Deadline: CoB Monday April 27 Current Cosponsors: Langevin, Wittman, Johnson, Norton, Cárdenas Dear Colleague: Last year, an investigative series from Reuters, “The Child Exchange,” drew attention to the many disturbing dangers and problems associated with “re-homing” adoptive children. Families involved in this unregulated and […]

Stand Up to Bullying, Protect LGBT Kids, Support the National Day of Silence

April 16, 2015

From: The Honorable Eliot L. Engel Sent By: lewis.kaminski@mail.house.gov Date: 4/16/2015 Stand Up to Bullying, Protect LGBT Kids, Support the National Day of Silence Cosponsor a Concurrent Resolution Supporting the National Day of Silence National Day of Silence Organized by the Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN) Current Cosponsors (64): Blumenauer, Boyle, Capps, Carson, […]

Fight Housing Discrimination

April 14, 2015

From: The Honorable Al Green Sent By: katherine.suzuki@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 372 Date: 4/14/2015 Co-sponsor H.R. 372- the Veterans, Women, Families with Children, Race, and Persons with Disabilities Housing Fairness Act of 2015 Current co-sponsors (19): Chu, Danny K. Davis, Ellison, Grijalva, Hahn, Hastings, Hinojosa, Honda, Huffman, Barbara Lee, Meeks, Moore, Norton, Payne, Rangel, Rush, Schakowsky, […]

Support Funding for the Legal Services Corporation

March 17, 2015

From: The Honorable Steve Cohen Sent By: michael.eisenstatt@mail.house.gov Date: 3/17/2015 Deadline: COB TOMORROW Current cosigners (78): Joyce Beatty, Sanford Bishop, Earl Blumenauer, Suzanne Bonamici, Madeleine Bordallo, Robert Brady, G.K. Butterfield, Michael Capuano, Tony Cárdenas, André Carson, Judy Chu, Katherine Clark, Yvette D. Clarke, William Lacy Clay, Emanuel Cleaver, John Conyers, Jim Cooper, Joe Crowley, Elijah […]

Help Make Violence at Home and Abroad Obsolete

February 14, 2014

From: The Honorable John Lewis Sent By: jamila.thompson@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1709 Date: 2/14/2014 Cosponsor Two Bills to Break the Cycle: H.R. 1709, The SAFETY through Nonviolence Act  H.R. 1710, The Gandhi-King Scholarly Exchange Initiative Act “Nonviolence is the answer to the crucial political and moral questions of our time; the need for mankind to overcome […]