LAST CALL – DEADLINE NOON TODAY:Join the On-the-Job Training Act as an original cosponsor

From: The Honorable Joseph Crowley Sent By: todd.sloves@mail.house.gov Date: 7/16/2014 Dear Colleague, I invite you to join me as an original cosponsor of the On-the-Job Training Act of 2013. On-the-Job Training (OJT) programs are a proven success. Authorized under the Workforce Investment Act, OJT is a model that allows workers to train directly with employers in exchange for guaranteed […]

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Sign Letter To FDA Supporting Voluntary GMO Labeling Guidance

From: The Honorable Ann M. Kuster Sent By: derek.torrey@mail.house.gov Date: 7/15/2014 Hard Deadline: TOMORROW, Wednesday, July 16th at NOON Current Signers: Rep. Kuster, Senator Baldwin, Rep. Welch, Senator Merkley, Rep. Chu, Senator Tester Dear Colleague: We are writing today to invite you to sign our letter to the Food and Drug Administration, which is in the […]

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Cosponsor H.R. 5026, the Bipartisan Fish Hatchery Protection Act. Preserve jobs and protect local economies.

From: The Honorable Paul A. Gosar Sent By: jeff.small@mail.house.gov Date: 7/15/2014 H.R. 5026, the Fish Hatchery Protection Act Prevent the Fish and Wildlife Service from arbitrarily killing jobs and harming local economies Cosponsors: Doug Collins (R-GA), Rick Crawford (R-AR), Phil Roe (R-TN), Kevin Cramer (R-ND), Joe Heck (R-NV) and Mike Michaud (D-ME) Dear Colleague: This important legislation […]

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Oppose the Blackburn Amendment to limit Municipal Broadband

From: The Honorable Michael F. Doyle Sent By: philip.murphy@mail.house.gov Date: 7/15/2014 VOTE NO on the Blackburn Amendment to limit Municipal Broadband Dear Colleague: I urge you to VOTE NO on Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn’s municipal broadband amendment to the Financial Services Appropriations bill.  The amendment would forbid the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) from addressing current barriers that prevent municipalities […]

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Promote Healthy and Productive Schools: Become a Cosponsor of the Student-to-School Nurse Ratio Improvement Act

From: The Honorable Carolyn McCarthy Sent By: steven.ettannani@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1857 Date: 7/13/2014 Promote Healthy and Productive Schools: Become a Cosponsor of the Student-to-School Nurse Ratio Improvement Act Current Cosponsors: Rep. Bordallo, Rep. Capps, Rep. Carson, Rep. Holt, Rep. Loebsack, Rep. Michaud, Rep. Norton, Rep. Pingree, Rep. Rangel, Rep. Ryan, Rep. Wilson Dear Colleague: Recent national data […]

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COSPONSOR H.R. 3589 ELIMINATE THE COMMISSION TO NOWHERE ACT

From: The Honorable Steve Chabot Sent By: chris.hess@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3589 Date: 7/13/2014 COSPONSOR H.R. 3589 ELIMINATE THE COMMISSION TO NOWHERE ACT Cosponsors: Rep. Burgess, Rep. Lankford, Rep. Bachman, Rep. Franks, and Rep. Posey Supported by: Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW), Heritage Action and National Taxpayers Union Dear Colleague, I urge you to cosponsor my […]

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We Need an Independent NSA Inspector General

From: The Honorable Mark Sanford Sent By: matthew.goulding@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3436 Date: 7/13/2014 Dear Colleague: The Dept. of Defense, CIA, Dept. of Justice, and Dept. of Homeland Security each have independent Inspectors General (IG), and all have to undergo a formal Senate confirmation process before they can take their position. This process does not apply to the […]

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Join the Bipartisan Peace Corps Caucus

From: The Honorable Sam Farr Sent By: caitie.whelan@mail.house.gov Date: 7/12/2014 Dear Colleague: As Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Members of Congress, we encourage you to support Peace Corps Volunteers in your district by joining the bipartisan Peace Corps Caucus. Over the past 50 years, through war and conflict, more than 210,000 Americans have served their country in […]

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Support Green Jobs and Education (v. 7)

From: The Honorable Jerry McNerney Sent By: Teresa.Frison@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2368 Date: 7/12/2014 Current Cosponsors: Norton, Eleanor Holmes; Edwards, Donna; Huffman, Jared; Polis, Jared; Tonko, Paul; Esty, Elizabeth; Takano, Mark; Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho; Lofgren, Zoe; Conyers, John; Kaptur; Marcy; Chu, Judy; Ruiz, Raul; Holt, Rush; Lee, Barbara; Keating, William; Capps, Lois; Wilson, Fredrica; Rangel, Charlie; Honda, […]

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EVENT: Join the Peace Corps!

From: The Honorable Sam Farr Sent By: caitie.whelan@mail.house.gov Date: 7/11/2014 Join the Peace Corps! The Peace Corps: The Toughest Job You’ll Ever Love! Peace Corps’ Annual Recruiting Event for Capitol Hill Staff & Interns 9:30am, Wednesday, July 16th 1310 Longworth Dear Colleague: What do these people have in common?  Chris Matthew, host of Hardball  Reed Hastings, Netflix […]

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