Co-Sponsor Representative Posey’s Bill to Eliminate Death Gratuities

Sending Office: Posey, Bill Sent By: Johnathan.Sargent@mail.house.gov Current Cosponsors: Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO), Rep. Todd Rokita (R-IN), Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-AL), and Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-VA)   Dear Colleague,   As you know, the U.S. government pays a full year’s salary to the family of a member of Congress who dies serving while in office, […]

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BRIEFING: Addressing the Aftermath of Hurricane Maria with Trauma-Informed Care

It has been seven months since Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico, and we continue to witness the effect of on-going stress of local instability on the children and young adults living on the island. Children and families
who were displaced to the mainland and are also coping with trauma while adapting to linguistic and culture differences in their new schools and communities throughout the United States.

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LAST CALL: Support Adding MENA Category in 2020 Census

The upcoming 2020 Decennial Census will obtain critical population and demographic data we need to understand the makeup of this country.  We need to ensure that every effort is taken to gather as much accurate data as possible to achieve a full and inclusive
accounting of our population, which is used to determine congressional representation, redistricting, and distributing important federal and state funds.

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