Cosponsor H.R. 3973, the Clean School Bus Act

Every day, more than 25 million children and thousands of school bus drivers breathe polluted air on their commute to school, which has a negative impact of student health and attendance, particularly for students with asthma and other respiratory conditions.

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Help fight rare diseases by becoming a cosponsor of the bipartisan RARE Act (H.R. 4228)!

Please join Rep. Richard Hudson (NC-R-8) and I and become a cosponsor of the
Rare diseases Advancement, Research, and Education (RARE) Act (H.R. 4228) in the 116th Congress. This bipartisan bill will expand the ability of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention (CDC)
to study rare diseases by improving treatment, research, and diagnostics of rare diseases through new and existing programs. This legislation has been endorsed by 139 patient groups.

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Extend Care for Newborns at the VA

Women servicemembers makeup more than 20 percent of our military forces and women veterans are the fastest growing group amongst the veteran population. However, the health care available to these veterans fails to reflect this 21st century reality.

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Cosponsor the Gun Suicide Prevention Act (H.R. 4271)

I write to request your support for the Gun Suicide Prevention Act (H.R. 4271), which addresses the alarming rate of suicide by firearm, particularly among veterans. Disturbingly, in 2017, suicides reached a 50-year high. This bill would require firearm
manufacturers and retailers to include warning labels that provide the number of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

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Support LGBT Seniors!

The LGBT senior population is growing, and will roughly double to 6 million Americans by 2030. Unfortunately, decades of marginalization and legal and institutional barriers have left LGBT seniors with fewer sources of support, higher poverty rates, social
isolation, and inadequate access to health care. 

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