Reauthorize the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program (MIECHV)

Today
over 800 groups representing children and families called on Congress to act swiftly to reauthorize the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program (MIECHV), which is currently set to expire at the end of September. If Congress does not
act, families across the country will lose access to home visiting services that have been demonstrated to improve maternal and child health, prevent child maltreatment, and help children start school ready to learn.

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Support H.R. 2640, the Every Child Deserves a Family Act

               We invite you to join as a cosponsor of H.R. 2640, the bipartisan, bicameral
Every Child Deserves a Family Act of 2017.  This legislation, formerly H.R. 2449 in the 114th Congress, will move children from our nation’s foster care system into loving, permanent homes to call their own.             

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Cosponsor H.R. 3151, The Food Stamp Integrity Act of 2017

I invite you to cosponsor H.R. 3151, The Food Stamp Integrity Act of 2017.  My legislation implements common sense and necessary reforms to our Nation’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).  These important changes to the SNAP program will help
curb the drug epidemic, increase employment, and preserve precious resources for truly needy families and the disabled. 

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Support Working Moms

Please join me as an original cosponsor of the Supporting Working Moms Act (H.R. 4113 in the 114th Congress)—important legislation to make sure that all women can make the choice to
breastfeed their newborns.

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