Cosponsor the Protect America’s Secrets Act to Prohibit Government Officials with Interim Security Clearances from Accessing Highly Sensitive Intelligence

We respectfully invite you to cosponsor
H.R. 5057, the Protect America’s Secrets Act, which would prohibit any U.S. government employee, including an employee working in the Executive Office of the President, from being granted access to “highly sensitive” information unless and until
that employee has undergone an appropriate investigation, received a favorable adjudication, and been granted a permanent security clearance, as opposed to a temporary or interim clearance.

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Protect our Elections From Hackers – Cosponsor the Safeguarding Election Infrastructure Act of 2017

After the 2000 Presidential Election, Congress passed the Help America Vote Act (HAVA) to update our ageing and confusing voting systems with easy-to-use touch screen voting machines.  While the intention was good, many of those voting machines haven’t been
updated since, and are vulnerable to attack.  We all know now that foreign adversaries pay very close attention to our elections.  At the most recent DEFCON,

hackers and security researchers were able to compromise dozens of voting machines with relative ease – and during an election, these same vulnerabilities would allow an actor to change vote tallies or manipulate voter registration databases, often with
little to no trace. 

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Join Bipartisan Congressional Caucus on ASEAN

We invite you to join the bipartisan Congressional Caucus on ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations), a new caucus founded by Congressman Joaquin Castro (D-TX) and Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO) in the 115th
Congress. The caucus aims to strengthen ties between the United States and ASEAN, and foster a dialogue on Capitol Hill around issues related to Southeast Asia.

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Protect our Elections From Hackers – Cosponsor the Safeguarding Election Infrastructure Act of 2017

After the 2000 Presidential Election, Congress passed the Help America Vote Act (HAVA) to update our ageing and confusing voting systems with easy-to-use touch screen voting machines.  While the intention was good, many of those voting machines haven’t been
updated since, and are vulnerable to attack.  We all know now that foreign adversaries pay very close attention to our elections.  At the most recent DEFCON,

hackers and security researchers were able to compromise dozens of voting machines with relative ease – and during an election, these same vulnerabilities would allow an actor to change vote tallies or manipulate voter registration databases, often with
little to no trace. 

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LATINA Resolution- DEADLINE TODAY- Become ORIGINAL CO-SPONSOR of a resolution recognizing Latinas during National Women’s History Month

The month of March is National Women’s History Month. Please join me in honoring Latinas in the United States by cosponsoring a resolution Recognizing Women’s History Month and celebrating the heritage, culture, and contributions of Latinas in the United
States. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) will be introducing identical legislation in the Senate.

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