Protect a vital lifeline for seniors: Cosponsor the Guaranteed 3% COLA for Seniors Act

Social Security has provided vital support to America’s seniors for generations, and the annual cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) has helped many seniors manage their budgets. Currently, the Social Security COLA is based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W). Unfortunately, this measure fails to adequately capture the types of costs regularly incurred by older Americans.

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Support the Return to Prudent Banking

From: The Honorable Marcy Kaptur Sent By: Edward.Edney@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 381 Date: 9/15/2015 Support the Return to Prudent Banking ***A bill with bipartisan support to reinstate Glass-Steagall   Current Co-Sponsors: Bass, Blumenauer, Brady (Bob), Capuano , Chu, Cicilline, Coffman, Cohen, Conyers, Cummings,  Davis (Danny), Defazio, DeLauro, DelBene, DeSaulnier, Doggett, Doyle, Edwards, Ellison, Fudge, Gabbard, Garamendi, […]

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Support A National Infrastructure Bank (v. 3)

From: The Honorable Rosa L. DeLauro Sent By: elizabeth.albertine@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3337 Date: 9/8/2015 Support A National Infrastructure Bank Co-sponsor H.R. 3337 to innovatively finance critical infrastructure projects Current Original Co-sponsors: Aguilar, Bonamici, Boyle, Capps, Cardenas, Carson, Cartwright, Chu, Cicilline, Clark, Clarke, Clay, Conyers, Courtney, DelBene, DeSaulnier, Deutch, Duckworth, Edwards, Ellison, Eshoo, Esty, Farr, Fattah, […]

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Retrain American Workers for 21st Century Manufacturing Jobs – Become a Cosponsor

From: The Honorable Donald Norcross Sent By: vincent.sarubbi@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3258 Date: 9/4/2015 Retrain American Workers for 21st Century Manufacturing Jobs Become a Cosponsor of H.R. 3258 Workers’ Opportunity and Retraining Competitive (WORC) Grant Program Act Dear Colleague, Please join me in putting America’s displaced manufacturing employees back to work and giving American businesses a […]

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ApprenticeshipUSA Forum

From: The Committee on Education and The Workforce – Minority Staff Sent By: christine.godinez@mail.house.gov Date: 9/2/2015 ApprenticeshipUSA Forum When: Wednesday, September 9 from 9-11 am Where: SVC 209-08   Dear Colleague: We write to invite you to a special forum where you will meet a wide range of individuals from across the country working to […]

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EPA Ozone Rule: Cosponsor the Bipartisan CASE Act

From: The Honorable Pete Olson Sent By: richard.england@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1388 Date: 8/31/2015 Dear colleague, Late last year, the Environmental Protection Agency proposed a sweeping new rule to regulate ground-level ozone or “smog”. Ozone develops from a wide-range of human activity here in America, including everything from power plants to car exhaust. The US has made […]

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Support Legislation to Protect Creative Content of Musicians

From: The Honorable Marsha Blackburn Sent By: charles.flint@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1999 Date: 8/27/2015 Support Legislation to Protect Creative Content of Musicians August 27, 2015 Dear Colleague, Please join us in cosponsoring H.R. 1999, the Protecting the Rights of Musicians Act, a  bipartisan bill to modernize outdated law and put an end to a loophole that […]

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Reduce Risk in Financial Markets (v. 2)

From: The Honorable John K. Delaney Sent By: michael.lukso@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1550 Date: 8/12/2015 Reduce Risk in Financial Markets Co-sponsor the FSOC Improvement Act Dear Colleague: In March we introduced H.R. 1550, the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) Improvement Act of 2015. This legislation will reduce systemic risk in financial markets by encouraging nonbank firms […]

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Support a Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill to Help Facilitate International Trade and Create Jobs

From: The Honorable Paul A. Gosar Sent By: joshua.ronk@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1612 Date: 7/30/2015 H.R.1612 -The Intermountain West Corridor Development Act of 2015 Current Sponsors/Cosponsors (11): Amodei, Franks, Gallego, Gosar, Grijalva, Hardy, Heck, Kirkpatrick, McSally Sinema, Titus Senate Companion, S 842 (4): Flake, Heller, McCain, Reid Endorsements: Arizona Department of Transportation, Nevada Department of Transportation […]

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