CO-SPONSOR THE H.R. 73, AMERICA RISING ACT

From: The Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee Sent By: RichardRyan.Bruno@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 73 Date: 6/19/2015 Help Small Business Compete In Global Economy And New College Graduates Find Meaningful Employment Co-Sponsor the H.R. 73, America RISING Act Dear Colleague: I invite you to join me as a co-sponsor of H.R. 73, the “Realizing the Informational Skills and […]

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Briefing Tuesday: Finding Employment for Persons with Autism

From: The Honorable Christopher H. Smith Sent By: katherine.talalas@mail.house.gov Date: 6/19/2015 Dear Colleague, As Co-Chairs of the Coalition for Autism Research and Education, we invite you to join us on Tuesday, June 23rd, from 3:00pm to 4:00pm in HC-8 for a briefing on aging out and employment. Every year, approximately 50,000 youth on the autism […]

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June 24th Briefing: Science of Learning

From: The Honorable Chaka Fattah Sent By: sylvie.spewak@mail.house.gov Date: 6/19/2015 June 24th Briefing on the Science of Learning Dear Colleague, I wanted to draw your attention to a briefing invitation that you should have already received from the University of California. The briefing entitled Science of Learning will take place tomorrow, June 24, 2015 at […]

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6/23 Staff Briefing on Preschool Development Grants 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm B-318 RHOB

From: The Committee on Education and The Workforce – Minority Staff Sent By: theresa.thompson@mail.house.gov Date: 6/18/2015 Bipartisan Staff Briefing on Preschool Development Grants June 23, 2015 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. B-318 RHOB Dear Colleague, Research confirms that robust investment in early learning today has many short and long term benefits such as increased academic […]

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Support the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Park

From: The Honorable John Lewis Sent By: Britni.Rillera@mail.house.gov Date: 6/18/2015 Good Afternoon, Soon I will introduce a bill to create the Martin Luther King Jr., National Historic Park in Atlanta. I welcome your support as an original co-sponsor of this historic legislation. This bill will re-designate the Martin Luther King, Jr. Historic Site as a […]

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Become a Co-Sponsor of H.R. 1211, the Mental Health in Schools Act (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Grace F. Napolitano Sent By: Jonah.Cunningham@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1211 Date: 6/18/2015 Current Co-sponsors: Representatives Napolitano, Gibson, Tonko, Hastings, Slaughter, DelBene, Matsui, Grijalva, Rangel, Lawrence, Cardenas, Mike Thompson, Schiff, DeSaulnier, Blumenauer, Katko, Farr, Lowenthal, Levin, McDermott, Takano, & Loebsack Endorsed by: National Disability Rights Network, American Psychiatric Association, American Psychological Association, American Academy […]

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NYT Editorial Board: Congressional Research Belongs to the Public

From: The Honorable Leonard Lance Sent By: michael.taggart@mail.house.gov Bill: H.Res. 34 Date: 6/18/2015 JOIN THE BIPARTISAN EFFORT TO MAKE CRS REPORTS AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC AND IMPROVE THE DEMOCRACTIC PROCESS Cosponsors: Quigley*, Cooper*, Polis*, Schiff, Costa, Slaughter, McGovern, Walz, Bustos *original cosponsor Supported by: American Association of Law Libraries, American Association of University Professors (AAUP), […]

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Support Reauthorization of the Perkins Loan Program (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Louise McIntosh Slaughter Sent By: benjamin.schultz@mail.house.gov Date: 6/18/2015 Dear Colleague, Please join me in signing a letter to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce supporting the reauthorization of the Federal Perkins Loan Program before it expires on September 30, 2015. Perkins is our nation’s longest running student loan program and […]

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Support Milk in School Lunches

From: The Honorable Glenn Thompson Sent By: Katie.Brown@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2407 Date: 6/18/2015 Dear Colleague, As you know, over the past several weeks, the Education and Workforce Committee has held a series of hearings aimed at improving federally subsidized nutrition programs including the National School Lunch Program. USDA Secretary, Tom Vilsack, was the sole witness […]

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Cosponsor H.R. 1743 to Award the Congressional Gold Medal to Harriet Tubman

From: The Honorable Yvette D. Clarke Sent By: eric.bolden@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1743 Date: 6/18/2015 Cosponsor H.R. 1743 to Award the Congressional Gold Medal to Harriet Tubman. Cosponsors: Rangel (NY), Van Hollen (MD), Grijalva (AZ), & Miller (FL) Dear Colleague, Please join me in honoring Harriet Tubman, an abolitionist, civil rights and women’s rights activist and […]

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