BRIEFING: No Fly, No Buy and the Terrorist Watch List (v. 3)

  From: The Honorable Debbie Dingell Sent By: kevin.rambosk@mail.house.gov Date: 9/21/2016 Dear Colleague: By now your office should have received the following invitation from the Arab American Institute to attend a briefing titled, “‘No Fly, No Buy’ and the ‘Terrorist watch list’.” This briefing will take place on Friday, September 23rd, from 10:00 to 11:30 […]

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Support Mental Health Training for Law Enforcement and First Responders (v. 2)

  From: The Honorable Jerry McNerney Sent By: Teresa.Frison@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5864 Date: 9/20/2016 Support Mental Health Training for Law Enforcement and First Responders Supported by the National Alliance for Mental Illness Dear Colleague, In the past few years Americans have seen an increase in police shootings involving people with mental illness or disabilities.[1] We […]

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PROTECT THE INTERESTS OF AMERICAN TAXPAYERS AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT

  From: The Honorable Mark Sanford Sent By: Peter.Dodge@mail.house.gov Date: 9/20/2016 PROTECT THE INTERESTS OF AMERICAN TAXPAYERS AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AND BECOME AN ORIGINAL COSPONSOR OF THE RESPONSIBLE LAW ENFORCEMENT ACQUISITION ACT OF 2016   From: The Office of the Honorable Mark Sanford Sent By: Peter.Dodge@mail.house.gov Date: September 20, 2016   Dear Colleague, In […]

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Transparency Caucus Briefing: A Look at Transparency and Government Accountability in the 115th Congress

  From: The Honorable Mike Quigley Sent By: Brooke.Stuedell@mail.house.gov Date: 9/19/2016 Transparency Caucus Briefing: A Look at Transparency and Government Accountability in the 115th Congress  Wednesday, September 21, 2:00pm Rayburn 2456 Dear Colleague, Please join me at the next Transparency Caucus briefing titled “A Look at Transparency and Government Accountability in the 115th Congress.” The […]

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Staff Briefing: Using Incentives to Reduce the Impact of Disasters Pre-Disaster Mitigation Strategies

  From: The Honorable Andre Carson Sent By: andrea.martin@mail.house.gov Date: 9/16/2016 Congressional Staff Briefing Using Incentives to Reduce the Impact of Disasters Pre-Disaster Mitigation Strategies September 22, 2016 2:00 – 3:00 pm 2167 Rayburn House Office Building Dear Colleague: By now, you may have received an invitation from the National Institute of Building Sciences’ Multihazard […]

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Ban Private Email Servers for Cabinet Secretaries

  From: The Honorable Kevin Cramer Sent By: Alex.McIntyre@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3743 Date: 9/15/2016 Cosponsor H.R. 3743, The SERVER Act Dear Colleague, Promoting transparency and accountability in government is essential to ensuring our public officials act in the best interest of our citizens. Inadequate preservation or access to government records hampers Congressional oversight, leaving the […]

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Encourage Young People to Vote (v. 6)

  From: The Honorable Donald S. Beyer, Jr. Sent By: mike.lucier@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3522 Date: 9/15/2016 The Pre-Registration of Voters Everywhere (PROVE) Act, H.R. 3522 Supported by: Rock the Vote, Headcount, Common Cause, Fair Vote Action, and Project Vote  Cosponsors: Reps. Keith Ellison, Eric Swalwell, Sheila Jackson Lee, John Garamendi, Gregory Meeks, Brian Higgins, Mike […]

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Transparency Caucus Briefing: A Look at Transparency and Government Accountability in the 115th Congress (v. 2)

  From: The Honorable Mike Quigley Sent By: Brooke.Stuedell@mail.house.gov Date: 9/14/2016 Transparency Caucus Briefing: A Look at Transparency and Government Accountability in the 115th Congress  Wednesday, September 21, 2:00pm Rayburn 2456 Dear Colleague, Please join me at the next Transparency Caucus briefing titled “A Look at Transparency and Government Accountability in the 115th Congress.” The […]

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Encourage Young People to Vote (v. 5)

  From: The Honorable Donald S. Beyer, Jr. Sent By: mike.lucier@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3522 Date: 9/14/2016 The Pre-Registration of Voters Everywhere (PROVE) Act, H.R. 3522 Supported by: Rock the Vote, Headcount, Common Cause, Fair Vote Action, and Project Vote  Cosponsors: Reps. Keith Ellison, Eric Swalwell, Sheila Jackson Lee, John Garamendi, Gregory Meeks, Brian Higgins, Mike […]

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Encourage Graduates to Enter Public Service

  From: The Honorable Eric Swalwell Sent By: cait.mcnamee@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5899 Date: 9/14/2016 Encourage Graduates to Enter Public Service Dear Colleague: I urge you to join me in encouraging more college graduates to enter public service by cosponsoring H.R. 5899, the Strengthening Forgiveness for Public Servants Act. The federal government offers multiple loan forgiveness […]

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