Cosponsor the U.S.S. Indianapolis Congressional Gold Medal Act Today!

It is with great sadness that I report that another survivor of the U.S.S. Indianapolis passed away on April 12, 2018. With only 16 remaining survivors, time is of the essence to honor the remaining crew members with a Congressional Gold Medal. I strongly
urge my colleagues to cosponsor H.R. 4107, the U.S.S. Indianapolis Congressional Gold Medal Act, so we can express our highest level of appreciation for their bravery and distinguished achievements during World War II.

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Cosponsor the U.S.S. Indianapolis Congressional Gold Medal Act Today!

It is with great sadness that I report that another survivor of the U.S.S. Indianapolis passed away on April 12, 2018. With only 16 remaining survivors, time is of the essence to honor the remaining crew members with a Congressional Gold Medal. I strongly
urge my colleagues to cosponsor H.R. 4107, the U.S.S. Indianapolis Congressional Gold Medal Act, so we can express our highest level of appreciation for their bravery and distinguished achievements during World War II.

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Sign onto the letter to help domestic marine manufacturing industry concerning aluminum tariffs

Please cosign onto a letter to the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. International Trade Commission regarding aluminum tariffs negative impacts on the domestic marine manufacturing industry, which relies on this critical raw material. We urge the
DOC and ITC to be fair and measured in every respect to maintain the credibility of our trade enforcement regime among all American workers, including those who consume aluminum sheet in the production of marine and other downstream products.

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Cosponsor the RECOVER Act: We Owe Victims of the OPM Data Breach Adequate Identity Protection

Please cosponsor H.R. 5765, the Reducing the Effects of the Cyberattack on OPM Victims Emergency Response Act (the RECOVER Act), which would require the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to make permanent the free identity protection coverage that Congress
required OPM to provide for 10 years to individuals whose Social Security Numbers were potentially compromised during the OPM data breaches.  In 2015, OPM reported that the personally identifiable information of as many as 25.7 million current, former and
prospective federal employees and contractors was stolen in two data breaches.  I am pleased that the National Treasury Employees Union has endorsed the bill.

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Support charities, cosponsor the Universal Charitable Giving Act (H.R. 3988)

Sending Office: Honorable Mark Walker Sent By: Rusty.Mau@mail.house.gov         Request for Cosponsor(s) Cosponsors (19):  Byrne, Capuano, Cartwright, Comstock, Fitzpatrick, Gaetz, Grothman, Huizenga, Lamborn,  McKinley, Mooney, Norton, Pingree, Posey, Rogers (AL), Ruppersberger, Thompson, Tipton, Williams Dear Colleague: Join me in supporting charitable giving by cosponsoring the Universal Charitable Giving Act of 2017 (H.R. 3988).  This bill establishes a universal charitable deduction for […]

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Cosponsor H.R. 3866 And Help Veteran Entrepreneurs!

We all agree that our men and women in uniform sacrifice so much for the freedoms we hold dear. One of these sacrifices is saving up to start a small business. With wages that are significantly lower than most jobs offered in the private sector, veterans
often separate from the Armed Forces with little in regards to savings. In addition, many of these veterans utilized military housing, insurance, and transportation and therefore lack significant credit history—even if they are financially responsible. 

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Cosponsor the U.S.S. Indianapolis Congressional Gold Medal Act Today!

It is with great sadness that I report that another survivor of the U.S.S. Indianapolis passed away on April 12, 2018. With only 16 remaining survivors, time is of the essence to honor the remaining crew members with a Congressional Gold Medal. I strongly
urge my colleagues to cosponsor H.R. 4107, the U.S.S. Indianapolis Congressional Gold Medal Act, so we can express our highest level of appreciation for their bravery and distinguished achievements during World War II.

Read More

Cosponsor H.R. 3866 And Help Veteran Entrepreneurs!

We all agree that our men and women in uniform sacrifice so much for the freedoms we hold dear. One of these sacrifices is saving up to start a small business. With wages that are significantly lower than most jobs offered in the private sector, veterans
often separate from the Armed Forces with little in regards to savings. In addition, many of these veterans utilized military housing, insurance, and transportation and therefore lack significant credit history—even if they are financially responsible. 

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