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Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act – Original Cosponsors

April 13, 2017

Sending Office: Honorable Ted Lieu Sent By: Elizabeth.Arevalo@mail.house.gov Request for Cosponsor(s) Deadline for original cosponsors: April 24 Dear Colleague,      I am writing to ask that you join me as an original cosponsor of the Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act, the first federal bill aimed at preventing so-called “conversion therapy.” This bill rightfully establishes under […]

Co-Sponsor H.R. 1474, the Simon Wiesenthal Holocaust Education Assistance Act

April 13, 2017

Sending Office: Maloney B., Carolyn B. Sent By: Chris.Gorud@mail.house.gov Request for Cosponsor(s) Dear Colleague: I hope you will join me in support of H.R. 1474, Simon Wiesenthal Holocaust Education Assistance Act (H.R. 2545 in the 114th Congress). Named for the Holocaust survivor who spent his life working for justice for those murdered by the Nazis, this legislation […]

EQUAL RIGHTS AND ACCESS FOR THE WOMEN OF SOUTH SUDAN ACT

April 11, 2017

  From: The Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee Sent By: RichardRyan.Bruno@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 48 Date: 4/11/2017 “Equal Rights and Access for the Women of South Sudan Act” Cosponsors (113th Congress): Alcee Hastings, Mike Honda, Barbara Lee, John Lewis, Gwen Moore, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Jared Polis, Charles Rangel, Donald Payne, Jr.     Dear Colleague:   I […]

Help Protect Honduran Activists and Civil Society Leaders (v. 2)

April 11, 2017

  From: The Honorable Henry C. “Hank” Johnson, Jr. Sent By: breanna.troutman@mail.house.gov Bill: H.Res. 1299 Date: 4/11/2017 Help Protect Honduran Activists & Civil Society Leaders Cosponsor the Berta Cáceres Human Rights Act, H.R. 1299 Cosponsors: Hank Johnson, John Conyers, Marcy Kaptur, José Serrano, Jan Schakowsky, Keith Ellison, Barbara Lee, Susan Davis, Jackie Speier, Gwen Moore, […]

Cosponsor The End of Debtors Prison Act

April 11, 2017

  From: The Honorable Mark Takano Sent By: chay.halbert@mail.house.gov Date: 4/11/2017 Original cosponsors: Steve Cohen, Raul Grijalva, Jerrold Nadler, Keith Ellison, James P. McGovern, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Gwen Moore, Jan Schakowsky   Dear Colleague, Please join us in stopping for-profit probation companies from preying on the poor, and help to end modern day debtors’ prison. In at […]

Recognize the Invaluable Contribution of Suffragette Alice Paul

April 11, 2017

  From: The Honorable Thomas MacArthur Sent By: jayson@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 967 Date: 4/11/2017 Current Cosponsors: Pascrell, Pallone, Lance, Frelinghuysen, Jenkins (KS), C. Maloney, and Slaughter Supported By: the Alice Paul Institute and the Sewall-Belmont House & Museum Dear Colleague: We write to encourage you to become a cosponsor of bipartisan legislation (H.R.967) to grant a Congressional Gold Medal […]

Urge President Trump to Quickly Appoint the Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues

April 10, 2017

From: The Honorable James P. McGovern Sent By: Kimberly.Stanton@mail.house.gov Date: 4/10/2017 Deadline: Friday, April 28th, COB April 10, 2017 Dear Colleague,           Please join our bipartisan letter to President Trump, urging him to quickly appoint the Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues at the U.S. Department of State.           The preservation of Tibet’s unique religious, cultural […]

Let everyone travel to Tibet! Cosponsor H.R. 1872, the bipartisan Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act

April 10, 2017

From: The Honorable James P. McGovern Sent By: Kimberly.Stanton@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1872 Date: 4/10/2017 April 10, 2017 Current Cosponsors: James P. McGovern, Randy Hultgren, Rosa DeLauro, Dana Rohrabacher, Mark Pocan, Chris Stewart, Betty McCollum, Keith Ellison, Katherine M. Clark, Peter A. DeFazio, William Keating, Richard Neal, Michael Capuano, Joseph Kennedy III, José E. Serrano, Peter […]

Restore, Expand, and Secure American Elections (v. 4)

April 10, 2017

  From: The Honorable Eliot L. Engel Sent By: lewis.kaminski@mail.house.gov Bill: H.J.Res. 28 Date: 4/10/2017 Restore, Expand, and Secure American Elections Cosponsor an Omnibus Voting Rights Amendment to the Constiutiton America works best when everybody has a say in the process. Our history has been marked by the gradual expansion of voting rights – the […]

Demand an Investigation of Hate Crimes!

April 10, 2017

From: The Honorable Raja Krishnamoorthi Sent By: sam.morgante@mail.house.gov Date: 4/10/2017 Dear Colleague,   The rising tide in hate crimes has shaken communities across the United States. From grave desecration at a Jewish cemetery in St. Louis to attacks on Indian-Americans, the recent rise in hate-motivated attacks should be troubling to all Americans.   Please join […]