Become an Original Co-Sponsor of the Immigrant Detainee Legal Rights Act

From: The Honorable Bill Foster Sent By: amy.kelbick@mail.house.gov Date: 1/16/2014 Deadline to Become an Original Co-Sponsor: Today at noon Dear Colleague, We are writing to encourage you to become an original co-sponsor of the Immigrant Detainee Legal Rights Act. This important legislation will help to address one of the most egregious human rights and due […]

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Become an Original Co-Sponsor of the Immigrant Detainee Legal Rights Act

From: The Honorable Bill Foster Sent By: amy.kelbick@mail.house.gov Date: 1/15/2014 Dear Colleague, We are writing to encourage you to become an original co-sponsor of the Immigrant Detainee Legal Rights Act. This important legislation will help to address one of the most egregious human rights and due process violations in immigration detention. Every day, countless immigrants […]

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Co-Sponsor the Hate Crime Reporting Act of 2014 (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Hakeem S. Jeffries Sent By: yvette.badu-nimako@mail.house.gov Date: 1/14/2014 Supported by 45 organizations including: American Indians in Film & Television, Anti-Defamation League, Arab American Institute, Asian Americans Advancing Justice – AAJC, CenterLink: The Community of LGBT Centers, Common Cause, Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), Family Equality Council, Free Press Action Fund, Gay, Lesbian […]

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Letter to Ugandan President Museveni: Reject “Anti-Homosexuality Bill”

From: The Honorable David N. Cicilline Sent By: elizabeth.hang@mail.house.gov Date: 1/13/2014 Deadline: COB Wednesday, January 15th Dear Colleague- In recent years, some of the global community has made major progress in the legal recognition of rights for members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) population. Unfortunately, criminal penalties, institutional discrimination, and widespread violence […]

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Hold ICE Accountable and Enforce the Will of the People

From: The Honorable Diane Black Sent By: maryanne.ludwig@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3732 Date: 1/13/2014 Dear Colleague: Last March, President Obama signed into law the Consolidated and Continuing Appropriations Act of 2013, which contained language to defund the “illegal alien lobbyist” position within U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). This Public Advocate acted as a lobbyist for […]

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Co-Sponsor the Hate Crime Reporting Act of 2014

From: The Honorable Hakeem S. Jeffries Sent By: yvette.badu-nimako@mail.house.gov Date: 1/10/2014 Co-Sponsor the Hate Crime Reporting Act of 2014 Supported by: Arab American Institute, Asian Americans Advancing Justice – AAJC, Center for Media Justice, Center for Rural Strategies, CenterLink: The Community of LGBT Centers, Common Cause, Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), Family Equality Council, Free […]

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Stop International Human Trafficking into the U.S.

From: The Committee on Foreign Affairs Sent By: Martin.Singer@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3344 Date: 12/10/2013 STOP INTERNATIONAL HUMAN TRAFFICKING INTO THE UNITED STATES Cosponsor H.R. 3344, the Fraudulent Overseas Recruitment and Trafficking Elimination (FORTE) Act of 2013 Dear Colleague: We invite you to join our bipartisan efforts to combat transnational human trafficking into the United States […]

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Cosponsor the Children in Families First Act

From: The Honorable Kay Granger Sent By: joe.wang@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3323 Date: 12/9/2013 Current Cosponsors: Bass, Bachmann, Black, Bonamici, Braley, Brooks, Capito, Cohen, Cooper, Diaz-Balart, Doggett, Franks, Israel, Jackson-Lee, Eddie Bernice Johnson, Langevin, McGovern, Murphy, O’Rouke, Olson, Richmond, Rokita, Schiff, Schwartz, Sensenbrenner, Sires, Takano, Wilson, and Wolf Dear Colleague: Around the world, millions of children […]

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Bipartisan Special Order on Immigration Reform

From: The Honorable Joe Garcia Sent By: anna.gonzalez@mail.house.gov Date: 12/8/2013 December 8, 2013 Dear Colleague, We would like to invite both our Democratic and Republican colleagues to join us in discussing immigration reform during a special order on Wednesday, December 11th. While there are a broad range of views on how best to reform our […]

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