Consumer Data Breaches Underscore the Need for Streamlined Notification: Cosponsor HR 3806, The Personal Data Notification and Protection Act

The number of cybersecurity incidents continues to rise and companies continue to have consumer data stolen from their networks.  Often, the notification to consumers about such breaches is slow and inconsistently executed across states. The breach of Uber in
which hackers stole the personal data of 57 million customers and drivers is the most recent example.  The ride sharing service concealed the details of the breach for more than a year, even paying the attackers a significant sum to remain silent. This breach
follows Equifax losing control of the highly sensitive personal and financial information of as many as 143 million Americans, throwing in stark relief the scope and damage
that can be caused by these incidents. In the weeks since the Equifax breach was first revealed, confusion has abounded among people wondering whether or not their data have been exposed and what Equifax knew when.

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Join Representatives Norman, Fleischmann, Black, Raskin, and McMorris Rodgers in Supporting American Newsprint Producers

Please join Representatives Fleischmann, Black, Raskin, McMorris Rodgers, and Norman in signing a letter to Secretary Ross of the Department of Commerce and Ambassador Lighthizer, the United States Trade Representative. Currently, the Department
of Commerce is considering two petitions seeking antidumping and countervailing duties against Canadian imports of uncoated groundwood paper. Uncoated groundwood paper is used in the production of newspapers and other print publishing processes. These petitions
were filed on behalf of one US company, but have the potential to impact a wide range of businesses across the nation. From newspapers to media production companies, the potential economic impact of government intervention in free markets could be devastating.

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H. Con. Res. 8, The Fiscal State of the Nation Resolution

We invite you to become a co-sponsor of the Fiscal State of the Nation Resolution. This resolution will provide Members of Congress and the American people an annual update on the long-term financial health of the country. The Budget Committee has
included our resolution in their plan for budget process reform plan.

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