Cosponsor H.R. 1530, the Opportunity KNOCKS Act TODAY

From: The Honorable Rodney Davis Sent By: ashley.phelps@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1530 Date: 1/7/2014 As Congress continues the debate over extending long-term unemployment benefits for millions of Americans and how to pay for them, finding ways to reduce the need for 27 or more weeks of unemployment benefits must be part of the discussion. In addition […]

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Cosponsor the Resolution Honoring National Catholic Schools Week

From: The Honorable Daniel Lipinski Sent By: Jason.Day@mail.house.gov Date: 1/7/2014 January 7, 2014 Support Catholic Schools Week Dear Colleague: America’s Catholic schools educate over 2 million students a year.  Along with the academic excellence these institutions offer, students also receive a broad education emphasizing the lifelong development of moral, intellectual, physical, and social values. Catholic […]

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Support Green Jobs and Education (v. 3)

From: The Honorable Jerry McNerney Sent By: Teresa.Frison@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2368 Date: 1/6/2014 Current Cosponsors: Norton, Eleanor Holmes; Edwards, Donna; Huffman, Jared; Polis, Jared; Tonko, Paul; Esty, Elizabeth; Takano, Mark; Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho; Lofgren, Zoe; Conyers, John; Kaptur; Marcy; Chu, Judy; Ruiz, Raul; Holt, Rush; Lee, Barbara; Keating, William; Capps, Lois; Wilson, Fredrica; Rangel, […]

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Support More Comprehensive Approaches to Sexuality Education through PREP

From: The Honorable Barbara Lee Sent By: mariah.jones@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3774 Date: 12/19/2013 Co-sponsor HR 3774 to Repeal Ineffective Abstinence-Only Programs Endorsed by: Advocates for Youth, AIDS Alliance for Women, Infants, Children, Youth & Families, The AIDS Institute, AIDS United, American Civil Liberties Union, American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Choice USA, Guttmacher Institute, Healthy […]

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Join the Bipartisan Peace Corps Caucus

From: The Honorable Sam Farr Sent By: caitie.whelan@mail.house.gov Date: 12/12/2013 Dear Colleague: As Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Members of Congress, we encourage you to support Peace Corps Volunteers in your district by joining the bipartisan Peace Corps Caucus. Over the past 50 years, through war and conflict, more than 210,000 Americans have served their country […]

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Support the Net Price Calculator Improvement Act

From: The Honorable Elijah E. Cummings Sent By: Jimmy.Fremgen@mail.house.gov Date: 12/5/2013 Become an Original Co-Sponsor Dear Colleague: Please join me in cosponsoring an important piece of legislation designed to strengthen the web-based calculators that students and their families already use to estimate the cost of attending a college or university. All higher education institutions in […]

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The Affordable College Textbook Act

From: The Honorable Ruben Hinojosa Sent By: rosa.garcia@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3538 Date: 12/5/2013 HELP MAKE COLLEGE TEXTBOOKS MORE AFFORDABLE FOR STUDENTS JOIN REPRESENTATIVES RUBÉN HINOJOSA, GEORGE MILLER and JOHN TIERNEY BY CO-SPONSORING THE AFFORDABLE COLLEGE TEXTBOOK ACT Current Co-sponsors: Bass, Cardenas, Courtney, Crowley, Cuellar, Doggett, Fattah, Gallego, Garcia, Al Green, Gene Green, Grijalva, Jeffries, Loebsack, […]

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Seeking Original Cosponsors: Schools of the Future Act

From: The Honorable David Loebsack Sent By: Vonnie.Hampel@mail.house.gov Date: 12/4/2013 Dear Colleague, I invite you to cosponsor the Schools of the Future Act, a bill to provide support for the use of digital learning technology in rural schools. As you know, technology has the power to vastly expand the educational options available to students in […]

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Help Students and Families with College Loan Decisions

From: The Honorable Jared Polis Sent By: allie.kimmel@mail.house.gov Date: 12/3/2013 Help Students and Families with College Loan Decisions Support the Know Before You Owe Act Endorsers: National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators, National Association for College Admission Counseling, National Council of La Raza, Council for Opportunity in Education, Young Invincibles, National Consumer Law Center, […]

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