Reminder: Record Holiday Video Message for Troops Tomorrow

From: The Committee on Armed Services Sent By: Robert.McAlister@mail.house.gov Date: 12/3/2013 Record Holiday Video Message for Troops Tomorrow, Wednesday, Dec. 4th We would like to make you aware of an important opportunity to express holiday greetings to our men and women in uniform. On December 4, 2013 from 9:30AM to 3:30PM, (Break from 12:30PM – […]

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SUPPORT THE END POLLUTER WELFARE ACT

From: The Honorable Keith Ellison Sent By: vic.edgerton@mail.house.gov Date: 11/19/2013 Comprehensive Fossil Fuel Subsidy Repeal To Save Taxpayers Over $110 Billion Dear Colleague, At a time when we have a massive debt, we cannot afford to continue to give away taxpayer money to the established, highly profitable fossil fuel industry. The five largest oil companies […]

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Celebrate the Clean Air Act Anniversary by Cosponsoring the BREATHE Act!

From: The Honorable Jared Polis Sent By: courtney.krause@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1154 Date: 11/15/2013 Cosponsor the BREATHE Act, H.R. 1154 Dear Colleague: Twenty-three years ago today, November 15, 1990, President George H. W. Bush signed into law important amendments to strengthen the Clean Air Act. As President Bush said, these amendments curbed emissions of toxic chemicals […]

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Ensure Energy Star Windows Remain Affordable

From: The Honorable Peter Welch Sent By: jake.oster@mail.house.gov Date: 11/14/2013 Dear Colleague, ENERGY STAR has been a successful government program. ENERGY STAR standards have pushed countless products to be energy efficient and saved consumers on energy bills. The success of ENERGY STAR has built upon careful balance between energy efficient technologies and affordability. EPA is […]

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AMENDMENT PROCESS FOR H.R. 1900-Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act

From: The Committee on Rules Sent By: karas.pattison@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1900 Date: 11/14/2013 November 14, 2013 AMENDMENT PROCESS FOR H.R. 1900 – Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act Dear Colleague: The Committee on Rules may meet the week of November 18th to grant a rule that could limit the amendment process for floor consideration of […]

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Learn about HFCs, a super pollutant, and the Montreal Protocol 11/13 at 1:30PM

From: The Honorable Scott H. Peters Sent By: lumay.wang@mail.house.gov Date: 11/12/2013 ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION ON INTERNATIONAL CLIMATE CHANGE NEGOTIATIONS AND SUPER POLLUTANTS TOMORROW, Wednesday, November 13 1:30-2:30pm Russell Senate Office Building, Room 188 Speakers: Durwood Zaelke, President, Institute for Governance and Sustainable Development Kevin Fay, Special Counsel, Alliance for Responsible Atmospheric Policy David Doniger, Policy Director, […]

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Support Job Creation at Home – Cosponsor the Responsible Electronics Recycling Act

From: The Honorable Gene Green Sent By: Sergio.Espinosa@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2791 Date: 11/12/2013 Support ‘Reshoring’ and Job Creation at Home – Stop Electronic Waste Dumping on Developing Nations Co-sponsor H.R. 2791, the Responsible Electronics Recycling Act Cosponsors: G. Green, M. Thompson, Coffman, McCaul, Slaughter, Stivers, Ruppersberger, S. Brooks, F. Wilson, Benishek, Nugent Dear Colleague, Today, […]

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BIPARTISAN: National Entrepreneurs Day

From: The Honorable Scott H. Peters Sent By: kate.lyon@mail.house.gov Date: 10/21/2013 Dear Colleague, I invite you to cosponsor this resolution recognizing the third Tuesday of every November as National Entrepreneurs’ Day. The spirit of entrepreneurship in America is stronger than ever: Over the last two decades, small business openings have accounted for 40% of new […]

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Call for More Energy Savings in Federal Buildings and Reducing the Federal Utility Bill

From: The Honorable Peter Welch Sent By: jake.oster@mail.house.gov Date: 10/21/2013 Current Signers: Barrow, Blackburn, Blumenauer, Capps, Cartwright, Coffman,Connolly, Eshoo, Fincher, Gibson, Gingrey, Gosar, Guthrie, Hanna, Huffman, Hultgren, Kinzinger, Kuster, Lee, Lofgren, Lowenthal, McKinley, Moran, Mulvaney, Owens, Pascrell, Peters, Pocan, Polis, Price, Ribble, T. Ryan, Schakowsky, Simpson, Terry, Tonko, Tsongas, Van Hollen, Walden, Waxman, Webster, Whitfield, […]

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