Support Permanent Protection for Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Voyageurs National Park

Please join me in becoming a cosponsor the Boundary Waters Wilderness Protection and Pollution Prevention Act (H.R. 5598), which permanently withdraws 234,328 acres of federal land and waters within the Superior National Forest from risky sulfide-ore
copper mining. The bill has bipartisan support, and is supported by local, regional, and national advocacy groups in favor of permanently protecting these waters.

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Promote Walking and Biking Infrastructure! Cosponsor the Transportation Alternatives Enhancements Act

We invite you to cosponsor the Transportation Alternatives Enhancements Act, which would make several critical improvements to the Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) managed by the Federal Highway Administration. Specifically, our bill will
increase TAP’s overall share of funding and make it easier for local governments and agencies to implement biking and walking infrastructure projects.

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Join 75 Members and Cosponsor H.R.1945 – The Berta Caceres Human Rights in Honduras Act

On March 2, 2016, renowned environmental and Indigenous rights activist, Berta Cáceres, was viciously murdered in her home in Honduras. Today, Honduras has one of the highest murder rates in the world and remains one of the most dangerous places for activists.
Closely connected with this crisis is the deep corruption of its military and police forces – both of which have been accused of committing human rights abuses while facing no consequences.

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Combat Climate Change Public Health Risks

Climate change poses a variety of threats to human health. According to a 2016 report from the US Global Change Research Program, climate change will
cause a wide range of negative impacts on public health, including:

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