LAST CALL: April 5 12pm- Reimplement 85/15 Rule and Protect Student Borrowers!

  From: The Honorable Maxine Waters Sent By: alexandra.uriarte@mail.house.gov Date: 4/5/2017 Reimplement 85/15 Rule! *this is a language request* Deadline: April 5 12pm Dear Colleague, I invite you to join me in signing the letter below and urging the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health, Human Services and Education to re-implement the rule that limits […]

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LAST CALL: Reduce Youth Gang Violence

  From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: anna.hevia@mail.house.gov Date: 4/5/2017 Help non-profit organizations and states prevent gang violence before it begins Introducing Today: Support the Community-Based Gang Intervention Act (Ed & Workforce) 115th Cosponsors: Reps. Steve Cohen, Elijah Cummings, Hank Johnson, Michelle Lujan Grisham, Sean Patrick Maloney, Jamie Raskin, Lucille Roybal-Allard, Jose Serrano, Louise […]

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Introducing TODAY: Stop sentencing children to die in prison

  From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: anna.hevia@mail.house.gov Date: 4/5/2017 Introducing TODAY: End life without parole sentences for children The United States is the only country in the world that routinely sentences children to die in prison. Dear Colleague, Please join me in cosponsoring a resolution to eliminate life without parole sentences for children. […]

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Introducing TODAY: Keep Kids Out of Solitary

  From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: anna.hevia@mail.house.gov Date: 4/5/2017 Introducing TODAY: Cosponsor the Protecting Youth from Solitary Confinement Act Dear Colleague, Last year, thanks to intense pressure from advocates all around the country, President Obama banned the use of solitary confinement for children in federal prisons. Please join me in cosponsoring the Protecting […]

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Support Impact Aid: Ensure Funding For Schools On Trust Lands (v. 6)

  From: The Honorable Tom O’Halleran Sent By: Paul.Babbitt@mail.house.gov Date: 4/5/2017 SIGN ON DEADLINE: NOON SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Thursday, April 6 Current Signers: Peters, McGovern, Don Young, Lujan Grisham, Luján, Eddie Bernice Johnson, Suzanne Bonamici, DeFazio, Sinema, Gallego, Moore, Grijalva, Jackson Lee, Norton, Garamendi, DeSaulnier, Torres, Cárdenas, Cook Dear Colleague, I invite you to sign the below letter […]

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LEARN ABOUT NEW GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY RESEARCH ON EARLY LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT (v. 3)

  From: The Honorable Mark Takano Sent By: claire.viall@mail.house.gov Date: 4/5/2017 TODAY, April 5th 11:00 AM 441 Cannon  Dear Colleague, I invite you to join Gallaudet University to learn about early language acquisition research. The Visual Language and Visual Learning center at Gallaudet is a National Science Foundation Science of Learning Center. They conduct groundbreaking […]

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DEADLINE EXTENDED: Support Teacher Quality Partnerships in FY18!

From: The Honorable Kyrsten Sinema Sent By: michael.wong@mail.house.gov Date: 4/5/2017 Support Teacher Quality Partnerships in FY18! Deadline Extended to COB Today Current signers: Sinema*, Danny Davis, Espaillat, Lipinski, Shea-Porter, Nadler, Pocan, Panetta, DeGette, Richmond, Sewell, Evans, Carolyn Maloney, Kuster, Rush, Crowley, Perlmutter, Schneider, Quigley. Dear Colleague: I urge you to sign a letter to the […]

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LAST CALL: Support FY18 Funding for Job Corps!

  From: The Honorable Marcia L. Fudge Sent By: Sarah.Nasta@mail.house.gov Date: 4/5/2017 Prioritize Job Corps Funding in FY 2018 Labor-HHS Appropriations Closes TODAY   Dear Colleague: We are asking you to join us in an important letter to the Appropriations Committee and the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education and Related Services […]

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Deadline Today: Resolution to Celebrate Mathematics and Statistics Awareness Month

From: The Honorable Daniel Lipinski Sent By: joel.creswell@mail.house.gov Date: 4/5/2017 Co-sponsor Resolution to Recognize and Promote Research and Education in the Mathematical and Statistical Sciences Deadline for Original Cosponsorship: COB TODAY, Wednesday, 4/5/17 Current cosponsors (8): Rosen, Susan Davis, Jackson Lee, Kilmer, McNerney, Soto, Hanabusa, Norton Dear Colleague: I am introducing a resolution to support the goals […]

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