Letter to Speaker on Gun Violence Prevention Legislation

From: The Honorable Mike Thompson Sent By: jennifer.goedke@mail.house.gov Date: 9/14/2015 Please join Reps. Peter King (R-NY), Mike Thompson (D-CA), and Robert Dold (R-IL) in a letter to Speaker Boehner regarding the consideration of gun violence prevention legislation.  For more information or to add your boss, please contactjennifer.goedke@mail.house.gov.     September XX, 2015 The Honorable John […]

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Briefing: The State of Homelessness in America Today

From: The Committee on Financial Services – Minority Staff Sent By: Esther.kahng@mail.house.gov Date: 9/8/2015 Date: September 10, 2015 Time: 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Location: HVC 215 Moderator: The Honorable Maxine Waters, Ranking Member, House Committee on Financial Services Panelists: Richard Gere, Actor, Activist and Philanthropist Nan Roman, President and CEO, National Alliance to End […]

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Help Ensure Veterans Can Take Advantage of VA Home Loan

From: The Honorable Raul M. Grijalva Sent By: yesenia.chavez@mail.house.gov Date: 9/3/2015 Endorsed by: Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals Dear Colleague, Please join me in sending a letter to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) urging them to add a veteran status on the uniform residential loan application to ensure […]

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Help Our Children Save for College

From: The Honorable Ruben Hinojosa Sent By: roberto.haddad@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1377 Date: 8/27/2015 Help Our Children Start Saving Today for a Brighter Future Tomorrow Co-sponsor a Bi-partisan, budget-neutral way to expand savings opportunities for our children   Dear Colleague: As more Americans nearing retirement age face the prospect of deep financial insecurity in their later […]

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Support Victims of Boko Haram

From: The Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee Sent By: Benjamin.Warheit2@mail.house.gov Date: 8/27/2015 Dear Colleague: I invite you to join me in co-sponsoring a resolution urging Attorney General Loretta Lynch to establish a Victims Support Fund for the victims of Boko Haram. As you might know, the Department of Justice Kleptocracy Asset Recovery Initiative seized $458 million […]

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Cosponsor the Native American Suicide Prevention Act

From: The Honorable Raul M. Grijalva Sent By: Kelsey.Mishkin@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3166 Date: 8/24/2015 Cosponsor the Native American Suicide Prevention Act Dear Colleague, Suicide is the second leading cause of death among 15-34 year old Native peoples. Please join us in cosponsoring H.R. 3166, Native American Suicide Prevention Act to help put an end to […]

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Water Crisis in Pakistan

From: The Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee Sent By: talha.jilani@mail.house.gov Date: 8/20/2015 Dear Colleague: I am writing to urge you to co-sponsor my resolution, which urges an end to the destructive floods prevailing in the Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab provinces of Pakistan. I have put fourth this resolution in the 114th Congress and invite you […]

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Cosponsor H.R. 3251 to prevent Medicare coverage of End-of-Life Counseling

From: The Honorable Steve King Sent By: faith.vandervoort@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3251 Date: 8/19/2015 Dear Colleague: On July 8, 2015, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced its plan to pay doctors to counsel patients about end-of-life care, effective January 1, 2016. Although CMS touts the policy as “voluntary,” there is plenty of cause […]

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Empower Law Enforcement to Find Abducted Children (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Erik Paulsen Sent By: matt.gallivan@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3209 Date: 7/28/2015 Empower Law Enforcement to Find Abducted Children: Cosponsor the Bipartisan H.R. 3209 – Recovering Missing Children Act Current Cosponsors: Paulsen, Courtney, Reichert, Slaughter, Renacci, Moore, and Jenkins (KS) Dear Colleague, Every year in the United States, more than 800,000 children are reported […]

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Honoring the 50th Anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid

From: The Honorable Frank Pallone, Jr. Sent By: Samantha.Satchell@mail.house.gov Date: 7/27/2015 Dear Colleague: July 30, 2015 marks the 50th anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid. We invite you to cosponsor a resolution to commemorate the remarkable impact these programs have had on the lives of millions of Americans since their enactment. In 1965, President Lyndon B. […]

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