Cosponsor the U.S.S. Indianapolis Congressional Gold Medal Act

During World War II, the U.S.S. Indianapolis was given the covert mission of delivering components of the “Little Boy” atomic bomb – which would later be dropped on Hiroshima – to Tinian Island. While returning from their mission, the U.S.S. Indianapolis
was struck by two torpedoes fired from a Japanese submarine. The ship sunk within a matter of minutes and nearly 900 of the 1,197 crew members made it into open water. The crew members of the U.S.S. Indianapolis were subject to 4 days of starvation, thirst,
extreme temperatures, and shark attacks before being rescued. Only 319 survived.

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Last call! Protect Consumers from Predatory Payday Lenders!

We write today to invite you to become an original cosponsor of the Stopping Abuse and Fraud in Electronic (SAFE) Lending Act.  This legislation will crack down on the worst practices of the small-dollar lending industry, such as payday loan products, and
give states more power to enforce their own laws to protect consumers from these predatory lenders.

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Join the Bipartisan Entrepreneurship Caucus

We invite you to join the Congressional Entrepreneurship Caucus in the 115th Congress. The goal of the Entrepreneurship Caucus is to jumpstart discussion on encourage entrepreneurship across the U.S., particularly in areas that have more difficulty accessing
capital; embracing a broader definition of entrepreneurship;  and how policymakers can encourage entrepreneurship in their districts. The Entrepreneurship Caucus is a bipartisan caucus that brings experts together from academia, government and the private
sector to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing entrepreneurs and would-be entrepreneurs today.

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Introducing tomorrow–Protect Consumers from Predatory Payday Lenders

We write today to invite you to become an original cosponsor of the Stopping Abuse and Fraud in Electronic (SAFE) Lending Act.  This legislation will crack down on the worst practices of the small-dollar lending industry, such as payday loan products, and
give states more power to enforce their own laws to protect consumers from these predatory lenders.

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Gun Safety: Not Sorry Act of 2017

I invite you to join me as a cosponsor of H.R. 4268 the “Gun Safety: Not Sorry Act of 2017” that provides for a 7-day waiting period before a semiautomatic firearm, a silencer, armor piercing ammunition, or a large capacity ammunition magazine may be purchased
or transferred ownership.

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H. Con. Res. 8, The Fiscal State of the Nation Resolution

We invite you to become a co-sponsor of the Fiscal State of the Nation Resolution. This resolution will provide Members of Congress and the American people an annual update on the long-term financial health of the country. The Budget Committee has
included our resolution in their plan for budget process reform plan.

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