PIKE- Opportunities in Energy Reception

  From: The Honorable Bobby L. Rush Sent By: Johnm@mail.house.gov Date: 11/29/2016 Dear Colleagues: Please allow me to bring to your attention to PIKE’s “Opportunities in Energy” Reception taking place on Thursday, December 1st from 4:00-7:00PM at 431 New Jersey Avenue, SE. This reception will provide Members, staff, and constituents a chance to meet representatives from […]

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DEADLINE EXTENDED: Keep the American Beer Industry Growing: Support New Investments in Hop Research

  From: The Honorable Dan Newhouse Sent By: kyle.kunkler@mail.house.gov Date: 11/18/2016 The deadline to cosign on this letter has been extended to November 29th at COB. Current Cosigners: (63) Newhouse, DeFazio, Paulsen, Pingree, Bishop (GA), Blumenauer, Bonamici, Bost, Boustany, Butterfield, Cárdenas, Chabot, Costello, Cramer, DesJarlais, Duffy, Emmer, Farenthold, Garamendi, Hanna, Heck (WA), Higgins, Huizenga, Huffman, […]

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CDC: 1 in 10 Babies Born Premature, Leading Cause of Infant Death (v. 3)

  From: The Honorable Tim Ryan Sent By: samantha.fay@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5369 Date: 11/17/2016 Cosponsor Bipartisan Healthy Start Reauthorization Act Current Cosponsors (49): Adams, Bishop (Sanford D.), Brown, Butterfield, Capps, Cardenas, Castor, Cicilline, Clark, Coffman, Cohen, Conyers, Cummings, Dingell, Edwards, Ellison, Engel, Eshoo, Fudge, Green (Al), Grijalva, Hastings, Honda, Jackson Lee, Jenkins (Evan H.), Joyce, […]

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Recognize National Apprenticeship Week! (v. 2)

  From: The Honorable Kathleen M. Rice Sent By: liz.amster@mail.house.gov Date: 11/17/2016 Dear Colleague, This week marks the second annual National Apprenticeship Week, celebrating the benefits of apprenticeship in the U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Tom Perez has stated that apprenticeships are the “gold standard” in workforce development. In today’s competitive global economy, we should […]

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TODAY: Can The Carbon Fee Put Money In Your Pocket?

  From: The Honorable John Lewis Sent By: robert.stephens@mail.house.gov Date: 11/17/2016 BRIEFING: A high-resolution analysis of the financial effect of Carbon Fee and dividend on U.S. households Thursday, November 17th at 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (noon) 340 Cannon Office Building Refreshments will be provided   Dear Colleague: I write to draw your attention to […]

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Deadline Noon: Create 400 Jobs, Support Mining and Strengthen Our Economy

From: The Honorable Paul A. Gosar Sent By: jeff.small@mail.house.gov Date: 11/17/2016 Create 400 Jobs, Support Mining and Strengthen Our Economy Support a commonsense land conveyance in order to reopen a large American copper mine Deadline to be an original cosponsor is Noon today, November 17th. Cosponsors so far: Mark Amodei, Jeff Duncan, Trent Franks and […]

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Recognize National Apprenticeship Week!

  From: The Honorable Kathleen M. Rice Sent By: liz.amster@mail.house.gov Date: 11/16/2016 This week marks the second annual National Apprenticeship Week, celebrating the benefits of apprenticeship in the U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Tom Perez has stated that apprenticeships are the “gold standard” in workforce development. In today’s competitive global economy, we should be working […]

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BRIEFING TOMORROW: Business Case for a Zero Waste Economy

  From: The Honorable Keith Ellison Sent By: nicky.leingang@mail.house.gov Date: 11/15/2016 BRIEFING: Business Case for a Zero Waste Economy Hosted by the American Sustainable Business Council Honorary Co-Host: Congressman Keith Ellison Wednesday, November 16th 10:30 am Longworth House Office Building, Room 1040   Please join the American Sustainable Business Council for a staff briefing on […]

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Veterans Readiness in Technology: Preparing Veterans for Careers in the 21st Century Economy

  From: The Honorable Tulsi Gabbard Sent By: andres.chovil@mail.house.gov Date: 11/10/2016 Dear Colleague: The Millennial Action Project is hosting a briefing to discuss the current challenges transitioning service members and veterans face during their path towards a career in technology. In partnership with Engine, TwinLogic Strategies, and Amazon, this briefing will highlight the major obstacles […]

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