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Cosponsor The Protecting Data at the Border Act

April 10, 2017

From: The Honorable Jared Polis Sent By: blaine.miller-mcfeeley@mail.house.gov Date: 4/10/2017 Protect Americans’ Right to Privacy Americans’ Constitutional rights shouldn’t disappear at the border. Cosponsor H.R. 1899, The Protecting Data at the Border Act and ensure that the government obtains a warrant to search the phones and laptops of Americans.   Dear Colleague: Recent media reports […]

Help Schools Protect Children against Asthma Attacks

April 7, 2017

  From: The Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee Sent By: naomi.mulugeta@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 55 Date: 4/7/2017 Help Schools Protect Children against Asthma Attacks Cosponsor H.R. 55 – The Breath of Fresh Air Act 114th Congress Cosponsors: Rep. Charles B. Rangel, Rep Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12), Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC), Rep. Corrine Brown Dear Colleague: I invite you […]

LUNCH BRIEFING MONDAY: National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day

April 7, 2017

  From: The Honorable James A. Himes Sent By: justin.meuse@mail.house.gov Date: 4/7/2017 Dear Colleague, National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day (NYHAAD) is observed across the country every year on April 10th. Today’s young people are the first generations who have never known a world without HIV and AIDS. According to the Centers for Disease […]

Cosponsor the Kalief Browder Re-entry Success Act to Prevent Another Tragedy

April 7, 2017

  From: The Honorable Joseph Crowley Sent By: todd.sloves@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1853 Date: 4/7/2017 Dear Colleague, I invite you to join me in cosponsoring a critical piece of legislation to correct the gap in our criminal justice and mental health systems that was so sadly exposed by the story of Kalief Browder. On Saturday, May […]

Stand Up Against Hate Crimes!

April 7, 2017

  From: The Honorable Raja Krishnamoorthi Sent By: sam.morgante@mail.house.gov Date: 4/7/2017 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 […]

Restore, Expand, and Secure American Elections (v. 3)

April 7, 2017

  From: The Honorable Eliot L. Engel Sent By: lewis.kaminski@mail.house.gov Bill: H.J.Res. 28 Date: 4/7/2017 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 […]

Restore, Expand, and Secure American Elections (v. 2)

April 6, 2017

  From: The Honorable Eliot L. Engel Sent By: lewis.kaminski@mail.house.gov Bill: H.J.Res. 28 Date: 4/5/2017 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 […]

CLOSING NOW: ICE and Local Police Are Not the Same Entity! Help Stop the Confusion in Our Communities!

April 6, 2017

From: The Honorable Nydia M. Velazquez Sent By: jonathan.martinez@mail.house.gov Date: 4/6/2017 CLOSING AT 10:00 A.M.: Call for Original Co-Sponsors Original Co-Sponsors: Juan Vargas, Luis V. Gutiérrez, Pramila Jayapal, Ruben Gallego, Adriano Espaillat, Raúl Grijalva, Suzanne Bonamici, Barbara Lee, Marc Veasey, James McGovern, Luis Correa, Gwen Moore, Norma J. Torres, Michelle Lujan Grisham, Carolyn B. Maloney […]

Support the Creation of a Commission of Criminal Justice Reform Experts

April 6, 2017

From: The Honorable Theodore E. Deutch Sent By: joshua.lipman@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1886 Date: 4/6/2017 Supported By:  National Association of Police Organizations (NAPO), International Association of Chiefs of Police, the National Consortium for Justice Information and Statistics (SEARCH), American Psychiatric Association, Fraternal Order of Police, National Association for Public Defense, Coalition of Bar Associations of Color […]

LUNCH BRIEFING: National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day

April 5, 2017

From: The Honorable James A. Himes Sent By: justin.meuse@mail.house.gov Date: 4/5/2017 Dear Colleague, National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day (NYHAAD) is observed across the country every year on April 10th. Today’s young people are the first generations who have never known a world without HIV and AIDS. According to the Centers for Disease Control […]