Hold ICE Accountable and Enforce the Will of the People

From: The Honorable Diane Black Sent By: maryanne.ludwig@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3732 Date: 1/13/2014 Dear Colleague: Last March, President Obama signed into law the Consolidated and Continuing Appropriations Act of 2013, which contained language to defund the “illegal alien lobbyist” position within U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). This Public Advocate acted as a lobbyist for […]

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Hold ICE Accountable and Enforce the Will of the People

From: The Honorable Diane Black Sent By: maryanne.ludwig@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3732 Date: 1/9/2014 Current Cosponsors: Barton, Bishop (UT), Blackburn, Chabot, DesJarlais, Fleischmann, Flores, Gingrey, Gohmert, Granger, Griffin (AR), Hartzler, Jones, LaMalfa, Miller (MI), Poe, Radel, Roe, Scott (GA), Southerland, Smith (TX), Stockman, Westmoreland, Williams Dear Colleague: Last March, President Obama signed into law the Consolidated […]

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Resist Another Showdown on the Debt Limit

From: The Honorable Michael M. Honda Sent By: joon.suh@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 233 Date: 1/8/2014 Dear Colleague, As we begin a new year and stand less than one month from the statutory debt limit deadline, I ask you to join me in reforming of the process by which we raise the debt ceiling so that in […]

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New Report Examines The War on Poverty, 50 Years Later

From: The Honorable Barbara Lee Sent By: mariah.jones@mail.house.gov Date: 1/7/2014 January 7, 2014 Dear Colleague: In case you missed it, I would like to share with you a report released this morning by the Center for American Progress, entitled “The War on Poverty: Then and Now.” In his 1964 State of the Union Address fifty […]

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Resist Another Showdown on the Debt Limit

From: The Honorable Michael M. Honda Sent By: joon.suh@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 233 Date: 1/7/2014 Dear Colleague, As we begin a new year and stand one month from the statutory debt limit deadline, I ask you to join me in reforming of the process by which we raise the debt ceiling so that in 2014 our […]

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Resist Another Showdown on the Debt Limit

As we begin a new year and stand one month from the statutory debt limit deadline, I ask you to join me in reforming of the process by which we raise the debt ceiling so that in 2014 our economy can have the certainty that political games will not drive a government default.

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Fix Out-of-Date Water Manuals: Tell the Army Corps to Listen to Science!

From: The Honorable Jared Huffman Sent By: Logan.Ferree@mail.house.gov Date: 12/12/2013 Fix Out-of-Date Water Manuals: Tell the Army Corps to Listen to Science! Dear Colleague: As we approach the end of 2013, many regions across the United States are facing historic and persistent droughts. In California, we are on track to experience the driest year on […]

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Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act

From: The Honorable Mark Pocan Sent By: Ana.Jara@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3135 Date: 12/11/2013 ENSURE EQUAL ACCESS TO CONSTITUTIONALLY-PROTECTED RIGHTS AND BENEFITS FOR ALL FEDERAL EMPLOYEES Current Bipartisan Cosponsors: Bonamici, Brady, Braley, Capps, Cárdenas, Cartwright, Chu, Cicilline, Cohen, Cummings, DelBene, DeLauro, Doyle, Edwards, Esty, Farr, Fudge, Grijalva, Gutierrez, Alcee Hastings, Higgins, Himes, Honda, Hank Johnson, Kaptur, […]

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Employment: A Human Right

From: The Honorable John Conyers, Jr. Sent By: jenny.perrino@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1000 Date: 12/6/2013 Please join Congressman John Conyers, Jr. On International Human Rights Day Tuesday, December 10, 2013 For a discussion on: Employment: A Human Right 2237 Rayburn HOB 3:30pm-5:00pm Every December 10th, the world remembers the extraordinary accomplishment on that day in 1948 […]

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H.R. 3586 – Tax Credits for Small Campaign Contributions

From: The Honorable Thomas E. Petri Sent By: Rich.Markowitz@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3586 Date: 12/6/2013 Support Tax Credits for Small Campaign Contributions Dear Colleague: I invite you to cosponsor H.R. 3586, the Citizen Involvement in Campaigns Act of 2013 (CIVIC Act). This bill would provide a tax credit to encourage small donors to contribute to political […]

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