Cosponsor the Educating Student Loan Borrowers Act

Total private and federal student loan debt has now topped $1.3 trillion in the United States, shared by 42.4 million Americans. About 70% of students are borrowing in order to get a college education, and of those borrowing federal dollars, one in six will
not be able to pay their loans back on time.

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Letter to SEC re Chicago Stock Exchange Takeover by Chinese Firm

In February 2016, 50 Members of Congress wrote Treasury to oppose the proposed takeover of the Chicago Stock Exchange by the Chinese firm, Chongqing Casin Enterprise Group (CCEG). In that letter, Members raised concerns related to Chinese government dominance
over industry and the lack of market transparency in China.

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Cosponsor H.R. 154: Honoring our WWII Merchant Mariners Act of 2017

I would like to invite you to become a cosponsor of H.R. 154, “Honoring our WWII Merchant Mariners Act of 2017.” In every war fought by the United States, civilian ships have supported military operations by transporting supplies and personnel. The civilians
that have served on these vessels have worked in varying capacities either for private shipping companies under contract with the federal government or for the government itself. These civilians are collectively referred to as Merchant Mariners.

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