Cosponsor H.R. 3435 to Help Local Governments Address Gun Violence

All too often Americans pause to reflect and pray for the families of victims of mass shootings.  From 2009 to 2017, there were at least 173 mass shootings in the United States.  These tragic events capture our attention, prompting many advocates to join
together to demand action to prevent future tragedies. Yet, communities around the country continue to be plagued by gun violence. Roughly 100 Americans are killed by guns every day.

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SHADOW DAY 2020 SIGN UP

The Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth is excited to announce the eighth annual Foster Youth Shadow Day.
We hope that you will participate by providing a foster youth the opportunity to shadow you for at least 4 hours Wednesday, June 10, 2020.

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Sign Bipartisan FY21 TRIO Funding Letter

We invite you to join us in signing the bipartisan letter below encouraging the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education to include a significant increase in funding for Federal TRIO Programs.

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Support Endometrial Cancer Research & Awareness

I urge you to join me in re-introducing the Endometrial Cancer Research and Education Act. Endometrial cancer is the most common form of uterine cancer, and the 4th most common cancer among women, after breast, lung, and colon cancers. It is a cancer of
the lining of the uterus (endometrium), which mainly affects postmenopausal women, with the most women diagnosed between ages 55 and 64.

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Improve Children’s Health!

Investments to improve access to nutritious meals need to be paired with investments in nutrition education to make sure students develop healthy eating habits. A Government Accountability Office (GAO) study found that the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
did not have an adequate structure to deliver nutrition education, disseminate nutrition education materials or to coordinate across State health and nutrition programs.

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