Support National Women’s History Month

From: The Honorable Mike Thompson Sent By: allison.ivie@mail.house.gov Bill: H.Res. 525 Date: 7/16/2014 Cosponsor a bipartisan resolution to recognize National Women’s History Month. Current sponsors (88): Mr. THOMPSON of California, Ms. CLARKE, Ms. JACKSON LEE, Ms. LEE , Mr. LEWIS, Mr. SMITH , Ms. SPEIER, Mr. SCHIFF, Ms. CLARK, Mr. HINOJOSA, Mrs. CAPITO, Mr. POE, Ms. […]

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BRIEFING TODAY: Preventing Veterans Suicide: What Steps Can Congress Take to Protect our Veterans

From: The Honorable Scott H. Peters Sent By: daniel.zawitoski@mail.house.gov Date: 7/16/2014 Briefing: Preventing Veterans Suicide: What Steps Can Congress Take to Protect our Veterans When: TODAY Wednesday July 16, 2014 Time: 12:30-1:30pm Where: Rayburn House Office Building B-318 Who: Howard and Jean Somers Hosted by: Rep. Scott Peters, Rep. Tim Murphy, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, Rep. Dan Benishek, M.D., […]

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61% of Americans Support Diplomatic Efforts in Iran

From: The Honorable Keith Ellison Sent By: Lindsey.Herbel@mail.house.gov Date: 7/16/2014 61% of Americans Support Diplomatic Efforts in Iran Dear Colleague, As you know, The United Nations Security Council has been working hard on a diplomatic solution to Iran’s nuclear enrichment program.  I wanted to draw your attention to a Washington Post article that explores Americans support for diplomatic […]

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Please Cosponsor the Veterans Assistance to Lower Unemployment and Enhance VA Services Act HR 5023

From: The Honorable Mo Brooks Sent By: Stephen.Davis@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5023 Date: 7/16/2014 Supported by The American Legion Current Cosponsors: Rep. Bill Owens (D-NY), Rep. Spencer Bachus (R-AL), and Rep. William Enyart (D-IL) Dear Colleague: I recently introduced bipartisan legislation which will strengthen employment preference of our veterans who apply to work at the Department of […]

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We Need an Independent NSA Inspector General

From: The Honorable Mark Sanford Sent By: matthew.goulding@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3436 Date: 7/16/2014 Dear Colleague: The Dept. of Defense, CIA, Dept. of Justice, and Dept. of Homeland Security each have independent Inspectors General (IG), and all have to undergo a formal Senate confirmation process before they can take their position. This process does not apply to the […]

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Join the Bipartisan Peace Corps Caucus

From: The Honorable Sam Farr Sent By: caitie.whelan@mail.house.gov Date: 7/16/2014 Dear Colleague: As Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Members of Congress, we encourage you to support Peace Corps Volunteers in your district by joining the bipartisan Peace Corps Caucus. Over the past 50 years, through war and conflict, more than 210,000 Americans have served their country in the […]

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