Support Legislation to Protect Creative Content of Musicians

From: The Honorable Marsha Blackburn Sent By: charles.flint@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1999 Date: 8/27/2015 Support Legislation to Protect Creative Content of Musicians August 27, 2015 Dear Colleague, Please join us in cosponsoring H.R. 1999, the Protecting the Rights of Musicians Act, a  bipartisan bill to modernize outdated law and put an end to a loophole that […]

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Support Victims of Boko Haram

From: The Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee Sent By: Benjamin.Warheit2@mail.house.gov Date: 8/27/2015 Dear Colleague: I invite you to join me in co-sponsoring a resolution urging Attorney General Loretta Lynch to establish a Victims Support Fund for the victims of Boko Haram. As you might know, the Department of Justice Kleptocracy Asset Recovery Initiative seized $458 million […]

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Law Enforcement Supports the PACT Act

From: The Honorable Lamar Smith Sent By: ags@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2293 Date: 8/25/2015 America’s Law Enforcement Supports the PACT Act Endorsed by: the National Sheriffs Association and the Fraternal Order of Police Dear Colleague, According to national law enforcement groups, there is a close link between acts of animal abuse and violence against other humans. […]

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A Call for Action against Bad Apple Gun Dealers

From: The Honorable Ruben Gallego Sent By: matt.lee2@mail.house.gov Date: 8/20/2015 Dear Colleague: I’m writing to share a recent CNN op-ed I co-authored with Brady Campaign President Dan Gross on the pressing need for federal action to address the small number of firearms retailers responsible for selling the vast majority of crime guns in the United […]

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Female Genital Mutilation Must Be Stopped

From: The Honorable Joseph Crowley Sent By: nicole.cohen@mail.house.gov Date: 8/18/2015 Female Genital Mutilation Must Be Stopped Dear Colleague, I wanted to share with you a piece that recently aired on PBS NewsHour highlighting the all-too-widespread problem of female genital mutilation (FGM), even affecting girls here in the United States. This issue is particularly timely, as […]

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The Federal Protective Service Improvement and Accountability Act of 2015 (v. 2)

From: The Committee on Homeland Security – Minority Staff Sent By: Deborah.Mack@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3418 Date: 8/17/2015 Want Federal Buildings to Be Safer and More Secure? Cosponsor H.R. 3418, the “Federal Protective Service Improvement and Accountability Act of 2015” Dear Colleague: Today, Federal facilities are subjected to an unprecedented range of diverse international and domestic […]

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Cosponsor the Supreme Court Ethics Act (H.R. 1943)

From: The Honorable Louise McIntosh Slaughter Sent By: nicholas.semanko@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1943 Date: 8/14/2015 Hold the Supreme Court to the same high standard as all other federal judges Current cosponsors (87): Bass, Beyer, Bishop (GA), Blumenauer, Boyle, Brown, Butterfield, Capuano, Cartwright, Castor, Cicilline, Clark, Clay, Cleaver, Connolly, Conyers, Cooper, Costa, Courtney, Crowley, Cuellar, DeFazio, DeLauro, […]

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Support efforts to combat “swatting”: Cosponsor the Anti-Swatting Act of 2015

From: The Honorable Eliot L. Engel Sent By: catherine.barnao@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2031 Date: 8/12/2015 Current cosponsors: Jenkins, Reichert, Weber, DesJarlais, Clark, Brownley, Tonko, Lowey, S. Maloney, Swalwell, Torres Dear Colleague, In recent weeks, you may have heard the term “swatting” mentioned in the news. Swatting refers to the act of deceiving law enforcement by inciting […]

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Bipartisan Congressional Caucus on Pakistan

From: The Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee Sent By: talha.jilani@mail.house.gov Date: 8/10/2015 Join the Bipartisan Congressional Caucus on Pakistan with Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee of Texas & Congressman Joe Pitts of Pennsylvania Dear Colleague: We invite you to become a member of the Congressional Caucus on Pakistan. The Caucus is a bipartisan Congressional Member Organization that […]

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