Fight Re-Homing: Cosponsor the Bipartisan Protecting Adopted Children Act!

From: The Honorable James R. Langevin Sent By: sam.morgante@mail.house.gov Date: 4/21/2015 Deadline: CoB Monday April 27 Current Cosponsors: Langevin, Wittman, Johnson, Norton, Cárdenas Dear Colleague: Last year, an investigative series from Reuters, “The Child Exchange,” drew attention to the many disturbing dangers and problems associated with “re-homing” adoptive children. Families involved in this unregulated and […]

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National Minority Health Awareness Month: Briefing on Health Disparities

From: The Honorable Barbara Lee Sent By: andrew.goodwin@mail.house.gov Date: 4/16/2015 Friday, April 17th, 2015 121 Cannon 1:00 – 2:00 PM Panelists: Isha Weerasinghe, Senior Policy Analyst, Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations Seth Holmes PhD, MD, Martin Sisters Assistant Professor, Health and Social Behavior at UC Berkeley Susie Saavedra, Senior Legislative Director, National Urban […]

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Stand Up to Bullying, Protect LGBT Kids, Support the National Day of Silence

From: The Honorable Eliot L. Engel Sent By: lewis.kaminski@mail.house.gov Date: 4/16/2015 Stand Up to Bullying, Protect LGBT Kids, Support the National Day of Silence Cosponsor a Concurrent Resolution Supporting the National Day of Silence National Day of Silence Organized by the Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN) Current Cosponsors (64): Blumenauer, Boyle, Capps, Carson, […]

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Sign Letter to Preserve Access to Complex Wheelchairs in Medicare

From: The Honorable Bill Johnson Sent By: elise.conner@mail.house.gov Date: 4/15/2015 Preserve Access to Complex Wheelchairs in Medicare Sign Letter to CMS Requesting Clarification on Reimbursement for Complex Wheelchair Accessories CLOSING COB TODAY April 15 Current Signers: B. Johnson, DeGette, Loebsack, M. Kelly, Larson, Nunes, Joyce, Langevin, G. Thompson, Hanna, Blackburn, Tonko, Yoder, Ruppersberger, Grayson, M. […]

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Become an Original Co-Sponsor of a Resolution Supporting Homeless Veterans

From: The Honorable Alcee L. Hastings Sent By: latasha.lee@mail.house.gov Date: 4/15/2015 Supporting Organizations: Veterans Matter Give US Your Poor: The Campaign to End Homelessness National Alliance to End Homelessness The National Coalition for Homeless Veterans Major General William L. Nash (U.S. Army, Ret.) The National Coalition for the Homeless DEADLINE for originals today by COB […]

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Help a Homeless Veteran

From: The Honorable Al Green Sent By: katherine.suzuki@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 251 Date: 4/14/2015 Co-sponsor H.R. 251- the Homes for Heroes Act of 2015 Current co-sponsors (20): Bordallo, Carson, Chu, Gene Green, Grijalva, Hahn, Hastings, Hinojosa, Honda, Kaptur, Lipinski, Lujan, McDermott, McGovern, Moore, Norton, Pingree, Rangel, Rush, Serrano Dear Colleague: While we have made significant progress […]

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Fight Housing Discrimination

From: The Honorable Al Green Sent By: katherine.suzuki@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 372 Date: 4/14/2015 Co-sponsor H.R. 372- the Veterans, Women, Families with Children, Race, and Persons with Disabilities Housing Fairness Act of 2015 Current co-sponsors (19): Chu, Danny K. Davis, Ellison, Grijalva, Hahn, Hastings, Hinojosa, Honda, Huffman, Barbara Lee, Meeks, Moore, Norton, Payne, Rangel, Rush, Schakowsky, […]

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Fight the Wage Gap: Cosponsor the Equal Pay Day Resolution

From: The Honorable Lois Frankel Sent By: kelsey.moran@mail.house.gov Date: 4/1/2015 Become a Cosponsor of the Equal Pay Day Resolution Dear Colleague: More than fifty years after passage of the Equal Pay Act, women comprise almost 50 percent of the American workforce, conducting research, providing goods and services, and driving innovation that makes our economy the […]

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Help to Recognize June as National Men’s Cancer Awareness Month

From: The Honorable Alcee L. Hastings Sent By: latasha.lee@mail.house.gov Date: 4/6/2015 Current Cosponsors: Bonnie Watson Coleman, Robin L. Kelly, James P. McGovern, Gwen S. Moore, Charles B. Rangel Dear Colleague, I write to urge you to become an original cosponsor of a resolution that I will soon introduce recognizing June as Men’s Cancer Awareness Month. […]

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Become an Original Co-Sponsor of a Resolution Supporting Homeless Veterans

From: The Honorable Alcee L. Hastings Sent By: latasha.lee@mail.house.gov Date: 4/1/2015 Resolution Supporting Homeless Veterans Current Original Cosponsors: Reps. Corrine Brown, Steve Cohen, Al Green, Raul M. Grijalva, Sheila Jackson Lee, Brenda L. Lawrence, James R. Langevin, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Charles B. Rangel, and Adam B.Schiff. Supporters: Give US Your Poor National Alliance to End […]

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