RESCHEDULED – The Trump Administration’s Gun Exports Plan: An Update

            In recent years, easy access to firearms has fueled the rise of terrorist groups like ISIS and drug trafficking organizations such as Mexico’s Sinaloa Cartel. Across the world, firearms kill as many as a thousand people every day. As the world’s
largest firearms exporter, the United States must focus on making sure that firearms don’t end up in the wrong hands. Unfortunately, the Trump administration’s new rule would actually weaken the rules for exporting firearms, posing serious risks to national
security and human rights.

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FREE PRESS RESOLUTION – CLOSING TODAY

Please join me in co-sponsoring a resolution that expresses our commitment to a free press and demands that this Administration and all future administrations permit
press access to briefings and prohibit discrimination based on viewpoint.

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Cosponsor H.R. 1327, the Never Forget the Heroes: Permanent Authorization of the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund

We invite you to become a cosponsor of H.R. 1327, the “Never Forget the Heroes: Permanent Authorization of the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund.” The 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund is running out of money and is now making severe cuts to payouts to sick and
injured 9/11 responders and survivors. It is also set to expire next year. Our bill will fully fund the VCF and reverse these cuts, while also extending the fund’s life.

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Ending Federal Marijuana Prohibition Act of 2019

Even though 33 states have legalized medical marijuana, 10 states and D.C. have legalized adult-use marijuana, and 68 percent of Americans support legalization, marijuana is still listed under Schedule 1 of the Controlled Substances Act. Enforcing federal
prohibition of marijuana will only serve to increase incarcerations, prevent invaluable research into its medicinal benefits, and create financial barriers for businesses.

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FREE PRESS RESOLUTION – LAST CALL!

Please join me in co-sponsoring a resolution that expresses our commitment to a free press and demands that this Administration and all future administrations permit
press access to briefings and prohibit discrimination based on viewpoint.

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