Help Bring Uniform Safety Standards to Professional Boxing

From: The Honorable Peter T. King Sent By: ryan.woodward@mail.house.gov Date: 7/12/2014 CREATE A NATIONAL BOXING COMMISSION Protect the Health and Safety of Boxers Dear Colleague: In an effort to strengthen federal boxing laws, I will be introducing the Professional Boxing Amendments Act of 2013. The Professional Boxing Amendments Act establishes a federal regulatory entity, the United States […]

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Increase Funding for IDEA in FY15

From: The Honorable Jared Huffman Sent By: Nicholas.Hromalik@mail.house.gov Date: 7/12/2014 Dear Colleague, Currently, there are over 6.5 million children eligible for special education services under the disability categories of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). The comprehensive assessment and support services authorized by IDEA help to close the academic achievement gap and ensure a meaningful […]

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Domestic Partnerships Benefits and Obligations Act

From: The Honorable Mark Pocan Sent By: Ana.Jara@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3135 Date: 7/12/2014 ENSURE EQUAL ACCESS TO CONSTITUTIONALLY-PROTECTED RIGHTS AND BENEFITS FOR ALL FEDERAL EMPLOYEES Current Bipartisan Cosponsors: Bonamici, Brady, Braley, Bustos, Capps, Cárdenas, Cartwright, Chu, Cicilline, Cohen, Cummings, DelBene, John Delaney, DeLauro, Doyle, Edwards, Esty, Farr, Fudge, Grijalva, Gutierrez, Alcee Hastings, Higgins, Himes, Honda, Hank Johnson, Kaptur, Kuster, […]

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Join the Yellow Pages Caucus, Say No to Government Monopolies and Unfair Government Competition

From: The Honorable Pete Sessions Sent By: kyle.matous@mail.house.gov Date: 7/12/2014 Current Signees: Sessions, Black, Blackburn, Bridenstine, Hanna, Huizenga, Jenkins, Meadows, Mulvaney, Young Join the “Yellow Pages” Caucus Say No to Government Monopolies and Unfair Government Competition Dear Colleague: To help reduce the size and scope of government by getting government out of activities that entities in the private sector, operating for […]

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LAST CALL: No Unemployment Insurance Extension, No Recess

From: The Honorable Gary C. Peters Sent By: david.weinberg@mail.house.gov Date: 7/12/2014 Urge Leadership to Keep the House in Session until Emergency Federal Unemployment Benefits are Extended Letter supported by: SEIU, UAW, LULAC Deadline: TODAY, Thursday, Jan. 16 10:00am Current signers (113): Peters (MI), Barber, Barrow, Beatty, Beccera, Tim Bishop, Bonamici, Braley, Brownley, Butterfield, Carney, Cartwright, Castor, Castro, Chu, […]

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Cosponsor the Expanding Nonpostal Services to Americans Act

From: The Honorable Steve Cohen Sent By: michael.fulton@mail.house.gov Date: 7/12/2014 Cosponsor the Expanding Nonpostal Services to Americans Act Dear Colleague: I urge you to join me as an original cosponsor of the Expanding Nonpostal Services to Americans Act. As you may be aware, the United States Postal Service (USPS) receives no tax dollars for operating expenses, and […]

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Cosponsor the Postmark Payment Act of 2014

From: The Honorable Steve Cohen Sent By: michael.fulton@mail.house.gov Date: 7/12/2014 Postmark Payment Act of 2014 Dear Colleague: In recent years, the United States Postal Service (USPS) has proposed making unprecedented cuts to first-class mail, including ending Saturday delivery. This action would slow delivery and for the first time in 40 years will eliminate the chance for stamped […]

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Join the Congressional Cloud Computing Caucus

From: The Honorable Darrell E. Issa Sent By: Ali.Ahmad@mail.house.gov Date: 7/12/2014 Dear Colleague: Cloud computing is a new name for an old concept: the delivery of computing services from a remote location, similar to the way electricity and other utilities are provided to most consumers.  Combined with higher data transfer speeds and near ubiquitous network connectivity, cloud […]

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STILL TIME TO SIGN: No Unemployment Insurance Extension, No Recess

From: The Honorable Gary C. Peters Sent By: david.weinberg@mail.house.gov Date: 7/12/2014 Urge Leadership to Keep the House in Session until Emergency Federal Unemployment Benefits are Extended Letter supported by: SEIU, UAW, LULAC Deadline: TONIGHT, Wednesday, Jan. 15 COB Current signers (95): Peters (MI), Barber, Barrow, Beatty, Beccera, Bishop Tim, Bonamici, Brownley, Butterfield, Carney, Castor, Castro, Cicilline, Clarke, Connolly, […]

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Sign Up For Health Insurance, And You Still Don’t Have It?

From: The Honorable Renee L. Ellmers Sent By: kristi.gribble@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3338 Date: 7/12/2014 President Obama announced that Americans who have received health insurance policy cancellations, will not be required to buy coverage in 2014. Therefore, I wanted to draw your attention to my bill that mirrors this policy change, but promotes fairness to those who have not […]

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