BRIEFING: IRS’s Free File Program

Please join us, the co-chairs of the House Free File Caucus, for a briefing on the IRS’s Free File Program on Thursday, February 28th at 3:30 p.m. in 1300 Longworth House Office Building.

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Recognize the Creation of the Oldest Civil Rights Organization in America The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

I invite you to become an original cosponsor of a resolution recognizing the 110th anniversary of the NAACP.  As you know, the mission of the NAACP is to ensure equal political, educational, social, and economic rights for all persons. The NAACP
also campaigned to eliminate racial hatred and invidious discrimination. Please join me in honoring the NAACP for its 110 years of faithful service and leadership in the struggle for civil and human rights for all.

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Become an Original Co-Sponsor Commemorate Black History Month

I invite you to become an original cosponsor of a resolution commemorating Black History Month. As you know, Black History Month is celebrated each year in the United States during the month of February. This month-long celebration is a time when
all Americans of every race and ethnicity are given the opportunity to study the untold and “under told” history of African Americans and their contributions to American society and human civilization. The theme for Black History Month 2019 is ‘‘Black Migrations,’’
which emphasizes the movement of people of African descent to new destinations and to new social realities.

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DEADLINE EXTENDED: Become an Original Cosponsor of the EITC Modernization Act of 2019

I invite you to cosponsor the EITC Modernization Act of 2019, which would expand eligibility for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) to include caregivers and students, along with making other critical improvements to the EITC. This bill is virtually identical
to the version from the 115th Congress; the only change is language to expand the scope of students and caregivers eligible for EITC.

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