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Join the Congressional Cannabis Caucus

February 16, 2017

  From: The Honorable Jared Polis Sent By: blaine.miller-mcfeeley@mail.house.gov Date: 2/16/2017 Join the Congressional Cannabis Caucus   Dear Colleague, We write to announce the formation of the Congressional Cannabis Caucus. While discussions about the lessons from the 2016 election continue, at least one thing is clear: federal marijuana laws are out of touch with American […]

The Future of Aerospace: A Lunch Briefing on Supersonic Flight

February 16, 2017

  From: The Honorable Mark Sanford Sent By: Matt.Furlow@mail.house.gov Date: 2/16/2017 The Future of Aerospace:  A Briefing on Supersonic Flight Date:  Thursday, February 23, 2017 Time:  12:00-1:00 PM Location:  Rayburn 2253 Chick Fil A will be served Dear Colleague: Please join us for a lunch briefing with experts from the Mercatus Center and the Niskanen […]

Co-Sponsor Bipartisan H.R. 949 – The Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship Act

February 16, 2017

  From: The Honorable Brian K. Fitzpatrick Sent By: joseph.knowles@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 949 Date: 2/16/2017 Co-Sponsor H.R. 949 – The Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship Act Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-8) & Rep. Brendan Boyle (PA-13) Cosponsors: King, Comstock, Meehan, Dent, Wagner, Byrne, Kelly, Perry, Kilmer, Napolitano, Sinema, Swalwell, Brady, Pascrell, Grijalva, Hastings, McGovern In 2016, 229 Public Safety Officers were killed in the line of duty, including law enforcement, firefighters, EMS workers, and […]

Support H.R. 790 – The Return to Prudent Banking Act (v. 5)

February 16, 2017

  From: The Honorable Marcy Kaptur Sent By: Edward.Edney@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 790 Date: 2/16/2017 Endorsed by AFL-CIO and Public Citizen Current original cosponsors: Reps. Lynch, Ryan(OH-13), Pocan, DeLauro, Holmes-Norton, Schakowsky, Doyle, Slaughter, Jones, Welch, Watson-Coleman, Serrano, Lipiniski, Garamendi, Speier, Ellison, Conyers, Gabbard, Grijalva, Tonko, McGovern, Defazio, Lee, Capuano, Pingree, Cohen, Lowenthal, Davis(IL-7), Khanna, Yarmuth   Dear Colleague, […]

Preserve Access to Life-Saving Naloxone (v. 2)

February 16, 2017

  From: The Honorable Bill Foster Sent By: samantha.warren@mail.house.gov Date: 2/16/2017 Current signers (41): Earl Blumenaur, Cheri Bustos, Katherine Clark, Gerry Connolly, John Conyers Jr., Danny Davis, Peter DeFazio, Rosa DeLauro, Debbie Dingell, Lloyd Doggett, Daniel Donovan, Bill Foster, Raúl Grijalva, Denny Heck, Marcy Kaptur, Bill Keating, Robin Kelly, Joe Kennedy Raja Krishnamoorthi, Ann McLane Kuster, Jim […]

OPPOSE THE RETIREMENT SAVINGS CRA AND BE AN ORIGINAL COSPONSOR ON LEGISLATION TO EXPAND WORKER ACCESS TO SAVINGS (v. 2)

February 15, 2017

  From: The Honorable Jared Huffman Sent By: scott.rasmussen@mail.house.gov Date: 2/15/2017 Endorsed by the AARP Current Original Cosponsors: Huffman, Bonamici, Lofgren, Napolitano, Garamendi, Lee, Thompson, Vargas, Lieu, Takano, Meeks Dear Colleague, This week the House will be voting to rescind Department of Labor rules allowing states and localities to provide every worker with the means […]

Protect Automotive Manufacturing Jobs: Co-Sponsor the Bi-Partisan RPM Act

February 15, 2017

  From: The Honorable Patrick T. McHenry Sent By: chris.worrell@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 350 Date: 2/15/2017 Help Protect the Automotive Manufacturing Industry Current Cosponsors (96): Abraham, Amodei, Babin, Banks, Barletta, Bishop (GA), Bishop (MI) Black, Blum, Bost, Brat, Brooks, Buck, Bucshon, Budd, Burgess, Byrne, Carter, Cohen, Cook, Cooper, Cramer, Crawford, Cuellar, R. Davis (IL), Emmer, Fleischmann, Foxx, Garrett, Gosar, Griffith, Grothman, Guthrie, […]

Allow Workers to Retire with Dignity: Oppose the two Department of Labor CRA bills (HJ Res 66 and HJ Res 67)

February 15, 2017

  From: The Honorable Joseph Crowley Sent By: kevin.casey@mail.house.gov Date: 2/15/2017 Dear Colleague:   Today, the House will vote on two CRA bills that would create another barrier for working Americans who want to save their money for their retirement. I ask you to oppose both of these bills (HJ Res 66 and HJ Res […]

Help Families with the Rising Costs of Dependent Ca Co-sponsor H.R. 782 (v. 4)

February 15, 2017

  From: The Honorable Patrick T. McHenry Sent By: chris.worrell@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 782 Date: 2/15/2017 Co-Sponsor H.R. 782, The Family Care Savings Act Current Co-sponsors: Coffman, Comstock, Meng, Moolenaar, Pittenger, Rouzer, Wagner Dear Colleague: Please join Rep. McHenry in co-sponsoring  H.R. 782, the Family Care Savings Act. This legislation raises the cap on dependent care flexible […]

PROTECT AMERICAN WORKERS- REPLACE NAFTA

February 14, 2017

  From: The Honorable Peter A. DeFazio Sent By: brittany.lundberg@mail.house.gov Date: 2/14/2017 Sign-on Deadline: Thursday (2/16) Supported by: AFL-CIO, Teamsters, United Steelworkers (USW), International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW), Communications Workers of America (CWA), Public Citizen, and Citizens Trade Campaign   Dear Colleague: President Trump campaigned on the pledge of renegotiating the North […]