Close Gun Loophole in Visa Waiver Program

Please join me as an original cosponsor of the Visa Waiver Program Firearms Clarification Act to close a dangerous loophole in Federal law that permits foreign nationals who enter the United States through the Visa Waiver Program to purchase and possess firearms.

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A World of Women for World Peace Conference on the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Since the Syrian Civil War broke out in 2011, more than eight million Syrians have been internally displaced and about four million Syrians are seeking refuge in the Middle East region and Europe. The impact of the refugee crisis has not only fallen on those displaced, but also on the many states that have agreed to resettle refugees.

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Support SCAAP for Local Governments

Please join me in sending a letter to the House Appropriations Committee in support of the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program (SCAAP) during final FY 2016 appropriations deliberations. SCAAP is a grant program that reimburses states and local governments for the cost of incarcerating undocumented immigrants convicted of crimes.

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Close Gun Loophole in Visa Waiver Program

Please join me as an original cosponsor of the Visa Waiver Program Firearms Clarification Act to close a dangerous loophole in Federal law that permits foreign nationals who enter the United States through the Visa Waiver Program to purchase and possess firearms.

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Roundtable on DRC Adoptions

Since the conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) began in the late 1990s, warfare, famine and disease have created an estimated 10.2 million orphans. Additionally, many of these children are the product of public rapes by rebels or soldiers and are pariahs among their communities.

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