Reduce Risk in Financial Markets

From: The Honorable John K. Delaney Sent By: michael.lukso@mail.house.gov Date: 7/9/2015 Reduce Risk in Financial Markets Co-sponsor the FSOC Improvement Act Dear Colleague: In March we introduced H.R. 1550, the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) Improvement Act of 2015. This legislation will reduce systemic risk in financial markets by encouraging nonbank firms to de-risk before […]

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Letter to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director: Improve Access to Capital for Small Businesses (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Donald M. Payne, Jr. Sent By: erika.brown@mail.house.gov Date: 7/8/2015 Sign Letter to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director: Improve Access to Capital for Small Businesses by Drafting Regulation B Groups Supporting: Accion, Americans for Financial Reform (AFR), Association for Enterprise Opportunity, Association for Women’s Business Centers, Center for Responsible Lending (CRL), Corporation for […]

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Cosponsor the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Bill Posey Sent By: anna.schartner@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2726 Date: 7/8/2015 HONOR THE APOLLO 11 ASTRONAUTS AND THEIR HISTORICAL ACHIEVEMENT Dear Colleague, The United States remains the only country to have ever landed humans on a celestial body off the Earth and brought them home safely. Honoring that great feat, along with the […]

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Cosponsor the Financial Transparency Act of 2015!!

rom: The Honorable Darrell E. Issa Sent By: Matthew.Goulding@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2477 Date: 7/7/2015 Cosponsor H.R. 2477: The Financial Transparency Act of 2015! Darrell Issa*, Jared Polis*, Patrick McHenry*, Carolyn Maloney*, Ed Royce*, Mike Quigley*, Randy Hultgren*, John Delaney*, David Schweikert*, Keith Ellison*, Rod Blum*, Ralph Abraham*, James P. McGovern, Blake Farenthold, Joseph Pitts, Barbara […]

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Urge Secretary Lew to Retain Hamilton!

From: The Honorable Bill Pascrell, Jr. Sent By: Dylan.Sodaro@mail.house.gov Date: 7/7/2015 Put a Notable Woman on the $20 Bill Dear Colleague, Last month Secretary Jack Lew announced that the U.S. Department of the Treasury will redesign the ten dollar bill to feature a notable woman. We strongly support this long overdue step to recognize the […]

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Congressional Inventions Caucus Meeting

From: The Honorable Paul A. Gosar Sent By: Michael.Mansour@mail.house.gov Date: 7/6/2015 Congressional Inventions Caucus Meeting “How Investors Assess Startups” Wednesday, July 8 at 8:00 AM in 2456 Rayburn Dear Colleague: Please join the Inventions Caucus for an educational meeting on how investors evaluate an invention’s commercial viability. Our speaker will be Randy Domolky, Managing Director, […]

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Join Letter Urging President Obama to Expand Social Security

From: The Honorable John Conyers, Jr. Sent By: Erik.Sperling@mail.house.gov Date: 7/6/2015 Urge President Obama to Expand Social Security Join Congressional letter timed for decennial White House Conference on Aging Deadline Thursday 7/9/15 COB Letter endorsed by the Strengthen Social Security Coalition, a broad-based alliance of over 350 national and statewide organizations, including women’s, labor, aging, […]

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Become an original cosponsor of the Military Consumer Protection Act

From: The Honorable Tammy Duckworth Sent By: james.jarosz@mail.house.gov Date: 7/1/2015 Become an original cosponsor of the Military Consumer Protection Act Deadline for Originals: COB July 7th Supported by the National Guard Association of the United States, the Military Officers Association of America, the National Military Family Association, Americans for Financial Reform, the Consumer Federation of […]

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Urge SEC to Finalize its CEO-Median Worker Pay Ratio Rule (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Keith Ellison Sent By: carol.wayman@mail.house.gov Date: 6/29/2015 Sign Letter to SEC Chair: Finalize its CEO-Median Worker Pay Ratio Rule Signators: Chu, Clark, Conyers, DeSaulnier, Gutiérrez, Johnson, McDermott, McGovern, Norton, Pocan, Rangel, Smith, Takano, Tsongas, Van Hollen, Walz and Welch Dear Colleague: Please join us in sending a letter to the Securities and […]

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Letter to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director: Improve Access to Capital for Small Businesses

From: The Honorable Donald M. Payne, Jr. Sent By: Erika.Brown@mail.house.gov Date: 6/29/2015 Sign Letter to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director: Improve Access to Capital for Small Businesses by Drafting Regulation B Dear Colleague: Please join us in sending a letter to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray urging him to begin drafting Regulation […]

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