SIGN ON: Amici Brief Supporting Public Accommodation Protections for LGBTQ Community

  Sending Office: Honorable Sean Patrick Maloney Sent By: Roddy.Flynn@mail.house.gov SIGN ON:  Amici Brief Supporting Public Accommodation Protections for LGBTQ Community Signers (70):  Blumenauer, Bonamici, Brownley, Capuano, Carbajal, Carson, Cartwright, Castor, Clark, Cicilline, Clark (MA), Crowley, Davis (CA), DeGette, DelBene, DeSaulnier, Doyle, Ellison, Engel, Espaillat, Esty, Frankel, Gottheimer, Grijalva, Gutiérrez, Hanabusa, Heck, Higgins, Huffman, Jayapal, Johnson (GA), Kennedy, […]

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DEADLINE EXTENDED: Stand Up for LGBTQ Rights in Azerbaijan

Please join us in urging Sec. Tillerson and the Administration to condemn the recent crackdown of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people in Azerbaijan. Several reports have estimated over 80 people were arrested and fined, while at
least 45 were detained, beaten and tortured. While the Azeri government has claimed arrests made over the past two weeks were not strictly targeting the LGBTQ community, local activists and rights groups say the raids only led to the arrests of gay and trans
people. According to activists, the government focused on “main streets, metro stations and LGBT-friendly places like clubs, pubs, and bars” as its main targets.

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Co-Sponsor Representative Posey’s Stop the Revolving Door in Washington Act

One thing is clear from the recent election: Americans are fed up with business as usual in Washington. Last year, we watched as President Trump animated his supporters and won the Presidency in part with his promise to “drain the swamp.” In that spirit,
I introduced legislation earlier this Congress that would take an important step toward fulfilling this promise.

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Cosponsor the CLASSICS Act Today to Support Musicians in Your District

In July, Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and I introduced bipartisan legislation to close a long-standing gap in federal copyright law.  H.R. 3301, the Compensating Legacy Artists for their Songs, Service, and Important Contributions to Society Act (the
CLASSICS Act) resolves uncertainty over the copyright protections afforded to sound recordings made before 1972 by bringing these recordings into the federal copyright system and ensuring that digital transmissions of both pre- and post-1972 recordings are
treated equitably.

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Cosponsor the Opioid Immediate Suspension Order Act (H.R. 4073)

Please join me as a cosponsor on the Opioid Immediate Suspension Order Act (H.R. 4073). This legislation would begin to restore the ability of the Department of Justice to respond to the growing opioid crisis by repealing provisions of the Ensuring Patient
Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act of 2016 (EPAEDEA, P.L. 114-145).

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