Prevent IRS Targeting of Contributions to Non-profits

From: The Honorable Peter J. Roskam Sent By: jeff.billman@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1104 Date: 4/6/2015 Co-Sponsor H.R. 1104, The Fair Treatment for All Gifts Act Prevent IRS Targeting of Contributions to Nonprofits Deadline: COB Monday, April 13th Groups Supporting: Americans for Prosperity, Americans for Tax Reform, FreedomWorks, Hispanic Leadership Fund, Council for Citizens Against Government Waste, […]

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Support the HOME Investment Partnerships Program

From: The Honorable Marcia L. Fudge Sent By: Jacob.Gelman@mail.house.gov Date: 3/17/2015 Support the HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) Deadline: COB March 18 Current Signers: Vargas, Ellison, Pingree, Bordallo, Hastings (FL), Swalwell, Jackson Lee, McGovern, Welch, Sires, Takai, Schakowsky, Cardenas, Waters, Clark, DeLauro, Veasey, Blumenauer, Lewis, Rangel, Butterfield, Norton, Pascrell, Beatty, Langevin, Pocan, Tsongas, Keating, Chu, […]

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Join the House Mentoring Caucus

In honor of National Mentoring Month, we invite you to join us in supporting youth mentoring by joining the House Mentoring Caucus. The Caucus works to ensure that Members of Congress are familiar with the numerous positive impacts that high-quality mentoring can have on the lives of young people. We work in a bipartisan collaboration to promote policies and legislation that will enable mentoring programs to grow and more effectively serve young people in our communities.

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Support a Congressional Gold Medal for Coach Pat Summitt

From: The Honorable John J. Duncan, Jr. Sent By: patrick.newton@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3836 Date: 1/15/2014 Honor Sports Legend Pat Head Summitt with a Congressional Gold Medal Winningest Coach leading fight against Alzheimer’s Dear Colleague: No college team in history, men’s or women’s, and no coach can claim the accomplishments of the University of Tennessee Lady […]

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Co-Sponsor the Star-Spangled Banner Coin Act

June 10, 2009 Help fund the National Anthem’s Bi-Centennial! Co-sponsor H.R. 2097 Dear Colleague, Co-sponsor H.R. 2097, the Star-Spangled Banner Commemorative Coin Act. This bi-partisan legislation will honor the Star-Spangled Banner, Fort McHenry and the War of 1812 by creating a commemorative U.S. Mint coin recognizing the 200th anniversary of the writing of the Star-Spangled […]

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Homeowners’ Defense Act: Diverse Support for HR 2555

From: The Honorable Ron Klein Sent By: david.hollingsworth@mail.house.gov <mailto:david.hollingsworth@mail.house.gov?subject=RE: Homeowners’ Defense Act: Diverse Support for HR 2555> Bill: H.R. 2555 Date: 6/10/2009 I wanted to direct your attention to the following support for the Homeowners’ Defense Act. Hurricane Katrina recovery cost each American taxpayer more than $800 in part because we lacked an efficient national […]

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Beyond Bailouts: Strategies to Achieve a Safe and Sound Financial System for America

From: The Honorable Eddie Bernice Johnson Sent By: Christopher.Crowe@mail.house.gov Date: 6/10/2009 Tomorrow–Breakfast will be served! Dear Colleague: Please join the National Community Reinvestment Coalition, A New Way Forward, and Campaign for America’s Future to discuss the importance of expanding the accountability and oversight of financial institutions. The panel discussion will take place on Thursday, June […]

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Support a New Federal Accounting Oversight Board

From: The Honorable Ed Perlmutter Sent By: alec.garnett@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1349 Date: 3/9/2009 Dear Colleague Please join Congressman Perlmutter and Congressman Lucas as a cosponsor of HR 1349, the Federal Accounting Oversight Board Act of 2009 (FAOB Act). The United States is in the midst of the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. The […]

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