Cosponsor the Poe-Blumenauer Water for the World Act

From: The Honorable Earl Blumenauer Sent By: michael.harold@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2901 Date: 3/13/2014 March 13, 2014 Dear Colleague: We urge you to cosponsor H.R. 2901, the bipartisan Paul Simon Water for the World Act of 2013. This legislation, supported by nearly 80 NGOs, such as World Vision, CARE, Catholic Relief Services, Water.org, WaterAid, and many others, would strengthen and […]

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Prevent Radicalization of Americans in Syria

From: The Honorable Frank R. Wolf Sent By: thomas.culligan@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4223 Date: 3/13/2014 March 13, 2014 Prevent Radicalization of Americans in Syria Cosponsor H.R. 4223 – the International Conflicts of Concern Act Dear Colleague:             Over the last two months, the Intelligence Community and federal law enforcement have repeatedly raised concerns about the threat to […]

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Urge Obama to Address Human Rights During Upcoming Trip to Saudi Arabia

From: The Honorable Trent Franks Sent By: stephanie.hammond@mail.house.gov Date: 3/13/2014 Dear Colleague, Please join us in urging President Obama to publicly address Saudi Arabia’s serious human rights violations during his upcoming trip to the country.  The government of Saudi Arabia has repeatedly engaged in systematic human rights violations targeting women, religious minorities, and peaceful political reformers.  […]

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Become a Co-Sponsor of H.Res. 447- CLOSING AT 2 PM

From: The Committee on Foreign Affairs – Minority Staff Sent By: robert.lattin@mail.house.gov Date: 1/28/2014 Current Co-Sponsors: Engel, Royce, Keating, Levin, Kaptur, Gerlach, Sherman, Poe, Sires, Connolly, Deutch, Higgins, Grayson, Frankel, Andrews, Lamborn, Lance, Joyce, Larson, Marino, Meeks, Cicilline, Doggett, Schwartz, Bera, Bass, Quigley, Courtney, Peters, Bentivolio, Slaughter, Gabbard, Lowey, McCollum, DeLauro, Brady, Lowenthal, Gibson, Franks, […]

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Support Increased Transparency in the Intelligence Budget

From: The Honorable Peter Welch Sent By: patrick.satalin@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3855 Date: 1/14/2014 Cosponsor H.R. 3855 and sign letter to Obama Calling for Budget Transparency Dear Colleague: As you know, spending levels on intelligence activities at each intelligence agency are currently treated as classified information. We all agree that providing for our national security and […]

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We Need An Independent NSA Inspector General

From: The Honorable Mark Sanford Sent By: chris.stevens@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3436 Date: 11/19/2013 Dear Colleague: The Dept. of Defense, CIA, Dept. of Justice, and Dept. of Homeland Security each have independent Inspectors General (IG), and all have to undergo a formal Senate confirmation process before they can take their position. This process does not apply […]

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Ensure Drones Do Not Violate Privacy

From: The Honorable Peter Welch Sent By: glynna.kerr@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2868 Date: 11/19/2013 Dear Colleague, The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently revealed a five-year road map for integrating Unmanned Aircraft Systems (drones) into the National Airspace System. Though the plan is a step forward in addressing this emerging technology, the announcement made clear that the […]

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