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Help Our Children Save for College

August 27, 2015

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 […]

Support Victims of Boko Haram

August 27, 2015

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 […]

Cosponsor the Native American Suicide Prevention Act

August 24, 2015

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 […]

Water Crisis in Pakistan

August 20, 2015

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 […]

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

August 19, 2015

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 […]

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

July 28, 2015

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 […]

Honoring the 50th Anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid

July 27, 2015

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. […]

Empower Law Enforcement to Find Abducted Children

July 24, 2015

From: The Honorable Erik Paulsen Sent By: matt.gallivan@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3209 Date: 7/24/2015 Empower Law Enforcement to Find Abducted Children: Cosponsor the Bipartisan H.R. 3209 – Recovering Missing Children Act Current Cosponsors: Paulsen, Courtney, Reichert, Slaughter, and Jenkins (KS) Dear Colleague, Every year in the United States, more than 800,000 children are reported missing. Surprisingly, […]

Improve Women’s Access to Critical Health Services

July 24, 2015

From: The Honorable Janice D. Schakowsky Sent By: amy.kelbick@mail.house.gov Date: 7/24/2015 Sign Letter to President Obama on the Helms Amendment Current Signers: Schakowsky, Engel, Lee, Norton, Moore, Matsui, Grisham, Capps, McGovern, Farr, Esty, Clarke Endorsing Organizations: Planned Parenthood, International Women’s Health Coalition, PAI, Ipas, Advocates for Youth, Catholics for Choice Deadline to Sign: Thursday, July […]

Stop Planned Parenthood From Profiting Off of Fetal Tissue (v. 2)

July 23, 2015

From: The Honorable F. James Sensenbrenner, Jr. Sent By: erik.kinney@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3171 Date: 7/23/2015 Dear Colleague: Although I support efforts to defund Planned Parenthood, those efforts do not get to the root of the problem – abortion clinics can still profit by selling fetal tissue. Planned Parenthood and other abortion clinics have used an […]