Ice Cream Briefing 7/22: BackStory with the American History Guys

From: The Honorable Leonard Lance Sent By: michael.taggart@mail.house.gov Date: 7/16/2015 Join the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Congressional Humanities Caucus for a live performance of the popular history podcast/radio program BackStory with the American History Guys Wednesday, July 22 3pm to 4pm Cannon 122 Snacks and dessert will be served RSVP here The […]

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Fight Tax Fraud – Cosponsor H.R. 2973

From: The Honorable Diane Black Sent By: Jon.Toomey@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2973 Date: 7/16/2015 Join Me In Fighting TAX FRAUD July 15, 2015 Dear Colleague: Two explosive reports by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) identified billions of dollars in education tax credits that appear to be issued in error. In total, TIGTA identified […]

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Support the African American Civil Rights Network Act of 2015

From: The Honorable Wm. Lacy Clay Sent By: Yvette.cravins@mail.house.gov Date: 7/15/2015 Dear Colleague, We invite you to become an original cosponsor of the African American Civil Rights Network Act of 2015. The bill recognizes that now is the time to protect and preserve the memory of the people and places that were significant in the […]

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Join Us For A Free Meal Celebrating Sikh American Contributions

From: The Honorable Michael M. Honda Sent By: nanki.bhullar@mail.house.gov Date: 7/15/2015 Langar on the Hill: A Community Gathering Celebrating the Contributions of Sikh Americans When: July 28th from 6PM – 8PM Where: Rayburn Foyer Dear Colleagues, For over 100 years, Sikh Americans have been making valuable contributions to our nation. They have advanced our medical […]

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Cosponsor the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act (v. 3)

From: The Honorable Bill Posey Sent By: anna.schartner@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2726 Date: 7/14/2015 HONOR THE APOLLO 11 ASTRONAUTS AND THEIR HISTORICAL ACHIEVEMENT Dear Colleague, The United States remains the only country to have ever landed humans on a celestial body off the Earth and brought them home safely. Honoring that great feat, along with the […]

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SUPPORT APPRENTICESHIPS AT LOS ANGELES COMMUNITY COLLEGES

From: The Honorable Judy Chu Sent By: joleen.rivera@mail.house.gov Date: 7/14/2015 SUPPORT APPRENTICESHIPS AT LOS ANGELES COMMUNITY COLLEGES Dear Colleague, Apprenticeships are one of the best ways for young people to cultivate their skills in the workforce. They give the kind of real-world learning experience that helps individuals master their craft while helping to build a […]

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Cosponsor the Native American Indian Education Act (v. 7)

From: The Honorable Scott R. Tipton Sent By: hunter.ross@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1089 Date: 7/13/2015 Endorsed By: Native American Rights Fund, Ute Mountain Ute Tribe, National Indian Gaming Association Current Cosponsors (40): Amodei, Cardenas, Clarke, Coffman, Cole, Conyers, DeGette, Ellison, Garamendi, Grayson, Grijalva, Hanna, Hastings, Hinojosa, Honda, Jones, Kilmer, King, Kirkpatrick, Lamborn, Larson, Lawrence, Lujan Grisham, […]

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Support America’s Manufacturing Future–Cosponsor the Bipartisan Manufacturing Universities Act

From: The Honorable Elizabeth H. Esty Sent By: allison.smith@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1441 Date: 7/10/2015 Cosponsor the Bipartisan Manufacturing Universities Act of 2015, H.R. 1441 Endorsed by the Association of American Universities, the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities, the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, the University of Connecticut, the University of Delaware, Delaware State University, […]

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BRIEFING with former Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders on lead poisoning

From: The Honorable Louise McIntosh Slaughter Sent By: cheri.hoffman@mail.house.gov Date: 7/10/2015 Dear Colleague: By now you should have received an invitation to attend a briefing on July 22 regarding lead poisoning. A recent proposed $35 million cut to HUD’s Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes endangers the lives of children and their families […]

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Become an Original Cosponsor of the Teach Safe Relationships Act

From: The Honorable Carolyn B. Maloney Sent By: chris.gorud@mail.house.gov Date: 7/8/2015 Dear Colleague: Nationwide, one in three adolescent girls is a victim of physical, sexual, emotional or verbal abuse from a dating partner. Young women between the ages of 16 and 24 experience the highest rate of intimate partner violence, nearly three times the national […]

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