NEW Bill: Foreign Meddling in US Elections

I write to invite you to add your name as a cosponsor of the Repelling Encroachment by Foreigners into U.S. Elections (REFUSE) Act, which would stem the flow of foreign money into our elections and increase transparency around foreign election
influence through two major reforms:

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Cosponsor Resolution Recognizing June as LGBTQ Pride Month

The lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer /questioning (LGBTQ) community have fought many difficult battles to achieve the basic human rights they have today. Shamefully, this administration has made numerous attempts to chip away at the anti-discrimination
laws that have afforded equal protections to our LGBTQ family. That is why it is more important than ever that we demonstrate our commitment to equality and stand up against these bigoted policies and acts of hatred. As such, I invite you to join me as an
ally and cosponsor of a resolution recognizing June 2018 as LGBTQ Pride Month.

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Co-Sponsor Legislation to Restore the Senior Cybersecurity Advisor Role in the White House

Last month, the Administration eliminated the post of Special Assistant to the President and Cybersecurity Coordinator. In place of a dedicated cybersecurity
advisor, the White House has
assigned responsibility for the White House Cybersecurity Directorate to the president’s homeland security advisor, a post that has been reduced to the rank of deputy assistant. Many politicians, former government officials, and think tank experts have

questioned the move, as has a prominent
private industry association.

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[Request for Cosponsor] Kaptur/Ros-Lehtinen Bipartisan H.Res. 926 on 2018 World Cup in Russia

As you may know, Russia will host the 2018 World Cup this June 14 to July 15, 2018. The games have an expected global viewership of 3.2 billion granting Russia significant prestige on the world stage. Meanwhile, FIFA set aside $627 million for local organization
in the country and the windfall Russia will garner from global tourism will lead to a significant boost for their economy currently saddled with global sanctions.

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