Support Robust Funding for Maternal and Child Health and Nutrition

From: The Honorable David G. Reichert Sent By: Colin.Swanson@mail.house.gov Date: 3/13/2014 Dear Colleague, The United States has a long and proud history of leadership in the fight to save children’s and women’s lives. American researchers pioneered solutions that have led to a remarkable decline in child mortality in recent decades; in fact, the total number of […]

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Save Moms by Supporting Maternal Healthcare

From: The Honorable John Conyers, Jr. Sent By: Rinia.Shelby@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4216 Date: 3/13/2014 Save Moms by Supporting Maternal Healthcare Become a Co-Sponsor of H.R. 4216, the “Maternal Health Accountability Act of 2014” Endorsed by the following organizations: American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing, American Academy of Nursing, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, American College of […]

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Support the Healthy Food Financing Initiative! (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Marcia L. Fudge Sent By: kellie.adesina@mail.house.gov Date: 3/13/2014 SUPPORT FUNDING FOR THE HEALTHY FOOD FINANCING INITIATIVE **This is a programmatic appropriations request** Instructions will be provided for online data entry The deadline to sign is COB Tuesday, March 25, 2014 This letter is a two part request for the Agriculture and Financial Services […]

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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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**Seeking Original Cosponsors** Long-Term Studies of Comprehensive Outcomes and Returns for the Economy (SCORE) Act

From: The Honorable Reid J. Ribble Sent By: Kyle.Roskam@mail.house.gov Date: 3/12/2014 Long-Term Studies of Comprehensive Outcomes and Returns for the Economy “SCORE” Act Health care spending on chronic disease threatens the viability of our economy.  Today, more than three out of every four Medicare dollars are spent on treating chronic diseases. Dear Colleague: We are writing […]

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Support Funding for the Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program (TSCRP)

From: The Honorable Loretta Sanchez Sent By: annie.yea@mail.house.gov Date: 3/12/2014 Support Funding for the Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program (TSCRP) ** THIS IS A PROGRAMMATIC REQUEST. ** Members are required to submit the request online. Dear Colleague: Please join us in requesting a continuation of funding for the Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC) research program in the fiscal […]

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CLOSES COB – Be an Original Cosponsor of the Small Business Health Insurance Affordability Act

From: The Honorable Gary C. Peters Sent By: cece.grant@mail.house.gov Date: 3/12/2014 Lower Health Insurance Costs for Small Businesses Endorsed by the National Association of Health Underwriters Original cosponsors: Patrick Murphy, Kurt Schrader Dear Colleague: While millions of Americans are signing up for affordable health care coverage for the first time, many are calling our offices expressing […]

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Help Fight Prescription Drug Abuse

From: The Honorable Stephen F. Lynch Sent By: jim.gordon@mail.house.gov Date: 3/12/2014 March 11, 2014 Help Fight Opioid Addiction Current Original Cosponsors: Lynch, Hal Rogers, Keating, DeLauro, Grimm, Wolf and Michaud Dear Colleague: You may be aware that last fall the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a powerful new hydrocodone-only painkiller called Zohydro ER. The FDA […]

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Support the Healthy Food Financing Initiative!

We ask you to support funding for the Healthy Food Financing Initiative (HFFI) by signing the letter below addressed to both the Financial Services and Agriculture Appropriation Subcommittee requesting $35 million and $125 million respectively for Fiscal Year 2015.

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