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Support Greater Family Engagement in Schools (v. 6)

March 31, 2017

  From: The Honorable Mark DeSaulnier Sent By: Nathan.Auck@mail.house.gov Date: 3/31/2017 Deadline: Today Current Cosigners: Representatives Rice, Tonko, Yarmuth, Cicilline, Shea-Porter, Jackson Lee, Blumenauer, Danny K. Davis, Kihuen, Takano, Murphy, Kuster, Gottheimer, Tipton, Nolan, Barletta, Cohen, Capuano, Perlmutter, Grijalva, Brownley, Himes, Lujan, Connely, Tsongas, Titus, Plaskett, Huffman, Polis, Susan Davis, Tsongas, Plaskett, Glen “GT” Thompson, […]

DEADLINE April 5 12pm- Reimplement 85/15 Rule and Protect Student Borrowers!

March 31, 2017

  From: The Honorable Maxine Waters Sent By: alexandra.uriarte@mail.house.gov Date: 3/31/2017 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 […]

LAST CALL – Support Hispanic-Serving Agricultural Colleges and Universities

March 31, 2017

  From: The Honorable Juan Vargas Sent By: eddie.meyer@mail.house.gov Date: 3/31/2017 CLOSING COB TODAY: Friday, March 31, 2017 Support Hispanic-Serving Agricultural Colleges and Universities Appropriations Submission Deadline: Tuesday April4, 2017 *This is a programmatic request* Current co-signers (36): Tony Cárdenas, Sheila Jackson-Lee, Mark Takano, Tom O’Halleran, Alcee L. Hastings, Ted Deutch, Barbara Lee, Filemon Vela, […]

SUPPORT FUNDING FOR OUR NATION’S LIBRARIES – CLOSING TODAY

March 31, 2017

  From: The Honorable Raul M. Grijalva Sent By: david.gellman@mail.house.gov Date: 3/31/2017 Cosigners (77): Cardenas, Sablan, Yarmuth, McNerney, Takano, Frankel, Loebsack, Lowenthal, Tonko, Davis (IL), Clarke (NY), Langevin, Shea-Porter, Lewis, Capuano, O’Halleran, DeFazio, Cleaver, Cohen, Pocan, Pingree, Thompson (CA), Connolly, Young, Carson, Esty, Soto, Chu, Blumenauer, Payne, Heck, Watson Coleman, Courtney, McGovern, Schakowsky, Higgins, A. […]

CLOSING SOON—Support Funding For Native Youth Community Projects (NYCP) in FY2018 Appropriations

March 31, 2017

  From: The Honorable Raul M. Grijalva Sent By: Cristina.Villa@mail.house.gov Date: 3/31/2017 DEADLINE: COB, April 3rd Current Co-Signers:  Rep. Gwen Moore, Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham, Rep. Tony Cardenas, Rep. Pramilla Jayapal, Rep. Al Green, Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee, Rep. Norma J. Torres, Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton Dear Colleague, Please join me in requesting to Chairman Cole […]

Support School Safety through the Secure Our Schools Program (v. 2)

March 31, 2017

  From: The Honorable Rick Larsen Sent By: sam.schuiteman@mail.house.gov Date: 3/30/2017 Protect School Safety:  Support the Secure Our Schools Program Endorsed by the Security Industries Association, National Fraternal Order of Police, Electronic Security Association, and the Secure Schools Alliance Current signers:  Rick Larsen, Mike Coffman, Susan Brooks, Bill Pascrell, Peter DeFazio, Suzan DelBene, Sheila Jackson […]

Let’s Make College for All a Reality!

March 30, 2017

From: The Honorable Pramila Jayapal Sent By: danielle.fulfs@mail.house.gov Date: 3/30/2017 MAKE PUBLIC COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES TUITION-FREE; SUBSTANTIALLY REDUCE STUDENT LOAN DEBT Co-sponsor the College for All Act   Dear Colleague: In the twenty-first century, a public education system that goes from kindergarten through high school is no longer good enough.  That is not the world […]

CLOSING AT 6PM: Support Adolescent Health in FY 2018 Appropriations

March 30, 2017

From: The Honorable Barbara Lee Sent By: ma.keifer@mail.house.gov Date: 3/30/2017 LAST CALL: Support Adolescent Health in FY 2018 Appropriations This is a Programmatic Request:  Members will be required to submit online requests DEADLINE: 6:00PM, TODAY (THURSAY March 30, 2016) To sign on, please fill out THIS FORM. The following requests are supported by over 80 state […]

Stop Kids from Going To Jail for Skipping School

March 30, 2017

  From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: anna.hevia@mail.house.gov Date: 3/30/2017 Don’t Let Kids Go To Jail for Skipping School Committee on Education and Workforce Dear Colleague, Please join me in cosponsoring the Prohibiting Detention of Youth Status Offenders Act. This important bill would end unnecessary and harmful incarceration of children for behavior that would […]

Keep Kids Out of Solitary

March 30, 2017

  From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: anna.hevia@mail.house.gov Date: 3/30/2017 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 Youth from Solitary Confinement Act again this Congress to make […]