Cosponsor: Cost Estimates Improvement Act

Here’s a startling fact: “CBO estimates that outlays for net interest will increase from $263 billion in 2017 to $316 billion in 2018 and then nearly triple by 2028, climbing to $915 billion. As a result, under current law, outlays for net interest are projected
to reach 3.1 percent of GDP in 2028–almost double what they are now.”

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Reintroducing the FAMILY Act

People across the country are working hard to make ends meet, yet the nation fails to provide the support they need to manage the demands of job and family, and that businesses and our economy need to thrive. A mere 17 percent of the workforce has paid family
leave through their employers, and less than 40 percent has personal medical leave through an employer-provided disability program. When people have to forgo pay or lose a job when a serious medical or caregiving need arises, they often jeopardize their ability
to afford even the most basic necessities. This hurts workers, their families and the businesses that suffer from increased turnover.

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Be An Original Cosponsor of the Superior Land Exchange in the 116th Congress

I invite you to cosponsor the Superior National Forest Land Exchange Act, which would codify an important land exchange between the United States Forest Service and PolyMet Mining. A similar measure introduced by Representative Nolan passed the Natural Resources
Committee and the House with bipartisan support in the 115th Congress. The exchange is strongly supported by municipal, county, and state elected leaders and will deliver hundreds of high wage, next-generation mining jobs in the region along with indirect
jobs throughout our nation.

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