LAST CALL, CLOSING TOMORROW

Please join us in urging the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Subcommittee to increase funding of the Hazardous Substance Superfund Account to at least $1.46 billion in the FY 2020 budget.

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Support Holocaust Survivors in the FY20 Labor-HHS Bill

Please join us in sending the letter below to Chairman DeLauro and Ranking Member Cole, requesting $5 million in FY 2020 for the Holocaust Survivors Assistance Program through the Administration for Community Living. This program will help ensure that Holocaust
survivors are able to live in dignity in their homes and communities, and foster the development of replicable models of care to serve other aging victims of trauma, such as veterans, first responders, and victims of domestic abuse.    

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Help Prevent Suicides Among Veterans by Supporting Funding for Suicide Prevention & Outreach Programs in FY2020

As you may know, the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) has estimated that an average of 20 veterans die by suicide per day, and in 2018, the VA identified suicide prevention as its highest clinical priority. Congress has a responsibility to fund long-term
mental health care for our veterans. One death by suicide is too many, and more must be done to support the men and women who sacrificed so much to protect our liberty.

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Stop the Flow of Opioids: Cosponsor the Combatting Illicit Fentanyl Act

The Chinese government and Communist Party’s global influence operations and disinformation campaigns are increasingly a threat to U.S. interests and those of our allies.  These efforts are extensive and not well understood, often
employing press manipulation, economic coercion, targeted investments, the infiltration of nongovernmental organizations, and academic censorship to coerce and corrupt United States institutions or individuals and shape a world antithetical to U.S. values
and interests.  Such efforts are often called “sharp power” operations.   

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Support Robust Funding to End the Global TB Pandemic

Please join us in the effort to combat the growing tuberculosis (TB) pandemic by signing the letter below to Chairwoman Nita Lowey and Ranking Member Hal Rogers of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs.
The letter requests that appropriators increase global TB control funding to $400 million in Fiscal Year (FY) 2020.

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