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Reserve Component Benefits Parity Act of 2018

February 27, 2018

Please join Rep. Walz (D-MN) and myself in co-sponsoring the bipartisan bill, H.R.5038, the Reserve Component Benefits Parity Act of 2018.  This bill would entitle and equalize all Active, Reserve, and National Guard service member
to receive the same benefits while acting under 12304b orders.

Support funding for the US Economic Development Administration in FY19!

February 27, 2018

We invite you to join our bipartisan letter to Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies (CJS) Subcommittee Chairman Culberson and Ranking Member Serrano urging them to provide at least level funding for the U.S. Economic Development Administration
in the FY19 CJS Appropriations bill. $276 million was appropriated for EDA in FY17. 

Support Funding for Career and Technical Education in FY19

February 27, 2018

As co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Career & Technical Education (CTE) Caucus, we ask you to join us in sending a letter to appropriators requesting strong funding for the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act (Perkins) in the FY 2019
Labor, Health and Human Services and Education appropriations bill.

Cosponsor the Clean Water Partnership Act

February 26, 2018

I invite you to co-sponsor the Clean Water Partnership Act, which would help states acquire land, water, and interests therein to improve or maintain water quality. 

Become a Cosponsor Recognize the Creation of the Oldest Civil Rights Organization in America The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

February 26, 2018

Today, I invite you to become a cosponsor of a resolution recognizing the 109th anniversary of the NAACP.  As you know, the mission of the NAACP is to ensure equal political, educational, social, and economic rights for all persons. The NAACP
also campaigned to eliminate racial hatred and invidious discrimination. Please join me in honoring the NAACP for its 109 years of faithful service and leadership in the struggle for civil and human rights for all.

Support Funding for Career and Technical Education in FY19

February 26, 2018

As co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Career & Technical Education (CTE) Caucus, we ask you to join us in sending a letter to appropriators requesting strong funding for the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act (Perkins) in the FY 2019
Labor, Health and Human Services and Education appropriations bill.