Protect the American Flag in Public Schools

From: The Honorable Steven M. Palazzo Sent By: marshall.thomas@mail.house.gov Date: 3/13/2014 Protect the American Flag in Public Schools Join ACLJ amicus brief seeking to overturn a public school’s decision to ban the American flag Deadline to Sign On: March 20 Co-Signers: Palazzo; LaMalfa; Flores; Kingston; Weber; Tipton; Bishop; Franks; Lummis; Pitts; King (IA) Dear Colleague: The American […]

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Urge Obama to Address Human Rights During Upcoming Trip to Saudi Arabia

From: The Honorable Trent Franks Sent By: stephanie.hammond@mail.house.gov Date: 3/13/2014 Dear Colleague, Please join us in urging President Obama to publicly address Saudi Arabia’s serious human rights violations during his upcoming trip to the country.  The government of Saudi Arabia has repeatedly engaged in systematic human rights violations targeting women, religious minorities, and peaceful political reformers.  […]

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Support the Ellison Amendment to H.R. 3973: Protect Faithful Execution of the Law from the Faithful Execution Act

From: The Honorable Keith Ellison Sent By: Lindsey.Herbel@mail.house.gov Date: 3/13/2014 March 13, 2014 Dear Colleague: I urge you to support my amendment to H.R. 3973. My amendment waives the reporting requirement in H.R. 3973 if the Attorney General determines that sufficient funds are not available to generate the reports.  This ensures that the President retains the […]

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Support The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP)

From: The Honorable Marcia L. Fudge Sent By: kellie.adesina@mail.house.gov Date: 3/13/2014 Support The Emergency Food Assistance Program **This is a programmatic appropriations request**  Instructions will be provided for online data entry. Deadline to Sign on is Tuesday, March 25th at 5:00 p.m. Deadline to Enter Submission Online is Monday, March 31st at 5:00 p.m. Dear Colleague: […]

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Bipartisan Bill to Reduce Ratepayer Costs for Water Infrastructure Improvements (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Marcia L. Fudge Sent By: Jesse.Barba@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2707 Date: 3/12/2014 CLEAN WATER COMPLIANCE AND RATEPAYER AFFORDABILITY ACT Current Bipartisan Cosponsors: Reps. Chabot, Fudge, Graves, Simpson (Michael), Duncan, McLeod, Jones (Walter) Supported by: National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) Dear Colleague: I invite you to co-sponsor H.R. 2707, the Clean Water Compliance and Ratepayer Affordability […]

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Support a Holiday for First Responders

From: The Honorable Mark Meadows Sent By: martha.vanlieshout@mail.house.gov Bill: H.Con.Res. 89 Date: 3/12/2014 Dear Colleague: I’m writing to invite you to become a cosponsor of legislation that would urge the President to designate October 28th as a holiday honoring our nation’s first responders.  First responders include all professional fire, police, EMT; as well as emergency volunteers. […]

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Honor the 200th Anniversary of the Star Spangled Banner: Support H. Con. Res. 87

From: The Honorable Dan Benishek Sent By: samuel.grossman@mail.house.gov Bill: H.Con.Res. 87 Date: 3/12/2014 From Michigan to Maryland and beyond, the flag of the United States is the most visible and important symbol of our country. Its importance is an indelible part of our history and is memorialized in our national anthem, the Star Spangled Banner. During […]

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Support a Holiday for First Responders

I’m writing to invite you to become a cosponsor of legislation that would urge the President to designate October 28th as a holiday honoring our nation’s first responders.  First responders include all professional fire, police, EMT; as well as emergency
volunteers. There are over 25,300,000 professional and volunteer service men and women in the United States today, working to keep our communities safe. These brave citizens put their lives on the line day in and day out, and they undoubtedly deserve a national
day of recognition.

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Cosponsor the Federal Vehicle Repair Cost Savings Act HR 4056

The Government Accountability Office confirmed that the federal government spent $975 million on repair and maintenance on the 588,000 vehicles used by federal agencies in fiscal year 2011. We have introduced legislation, the Federal Vehicle Repair Cost Savings Act (HR 4056), which aims to save taxpayer dollars by reducing spending on vehicle repair and maintenance by federal agencies without sacrificing safety, performance, or quality.

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