H.R. 754 The Anwar Sadat Centeniial Celebration Act

We invite you to cosponsor a resolution to award the Congressional Gold Medal to the late President Anwar Sadat of Egypt.  This resolution has been filed in both Chambers, simultaneously
as H.R.754 and S.266.  Next year is the centennial of President Sadat’s birth, and we are therefore excited by this opportunity to honor a great man of peace and his role in the history of the Middle East.

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H.R. 1861 Award a Congressional Gold Medal to Larry Doby: A Pioneer of American Civil Rights

Lawrence Eugene “Larry” Doby was an extraordinary individual and a sports legend that broke through racial barriers by becoming the first African American to play professional baseball in the American League. Upon his honorable discharge from the United
States Navy in 1946, Larry Doby played baseball in the Negro League for the Newark Eagles. In 1947, his contract was purchased by the Cleveland Indians where he began his illustrious 13 year career in the American League. After appearing in 1,533 games and
batting .283, with 253 home runs and 969 runs batted in, and being voted to seven All-Star teams, Larry Doby was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1998.

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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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Issues with the Military Lending Act Stifling Lending to Servicemembers

It has come to our attention that the Department of Defense (DoD) Military Lending Act (MLA) regulation—particularly the July 2015 amendments—has caused numerous financial institutions to eliminate products and services, many of which have
been relied upon by servicemembers and their families. Specifically, we hear from credit unions that they are being forced to cut back on or eliminate products that help find credit solutions for servicemembers and their families who may have few or no options.
This is a result of overly complex regulations that are difficult to understand and comply with. Such an unfortunate result harms not only the credit unions’ servicemembers but also their entire memberships. 

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Support Congressional Gold Medal to Honor Benghazi Heroes

In recognition of distinguished acts of bravery, leadership, and achievement that have an enduring impact on American history, Congress is authorized to bestow its highest civilian honor – the Congressional Gold Medal – on individuals whose contributions
and service to our nation stand as a testament to our founding principles. 

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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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