Support for H.R. 160, the Ending Corporal Punishment in Schools Act of 2017 (v. 2)

  From: The Honorable Alcee L. Hastings Sent By: charity.hartley@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 160 Date: 2/16/2017 Dear Colleague: I write to ask for your support for H.R. 160, the Ending Corporal Punishment in Schools Act of 2017. Currently, corporal punishment is still allowed in the states of: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, […]

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Cosponsor the Weekend Voting Act

  From: The Honorable Louise McIntosh Slaughter Sent By: jack.spasiano@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1094 Date: 2/16/2017 Increase Voter Turnout – Cosponsor the Weekend Voting Act   Original Cosponsors (22): Beyer, Castor, Clyburn, DeFazio, DeLauro, Ellison, Garamendi, Hastings, Kihuen, Larson, Lewis, Lieu, McCollum, Meng, Napolitano, Pocan, Polis, Bobby Scott, Sewell, Speier, Swalwell, Tonko   Dear Colleague, Have you […]

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Demand the President Counter Violent Right-Wing Extremism (v. 6)

  From: The Honorable Henry C. “Hank” Johnson, Jr. Sent By: oleg.svet@mail.house.gov Date: 2/16/2017 Demand the President Counter Violent Right-Wing Extremism Cosponsor the “Reaffirming DHS’ Commitment to Countering All Forms of Violent Extremism Act”   Dear Colleague, Please join me in stopping President Trump’s dangerous efforts to narrowly focus the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) […]

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Cosponsor H.R. 1067

  From: The Honorable F. James Sensenbrenner, Jr. Sent By: amy.bos@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1067 Date: 2/16/2017 Become a Cosponsor of the Build Up Illegal Line Defenses With Assets Lawfully Lifted Act Dear Colleague: As the national conversation on immigration continues to heat up, Congress has the responsibility to find solutions that will protect our border […]

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Cosponsor H.R. 613: Lieutenant Osvaldo Albarati Correctional Officer Self-Protection Act of 2017

  From: The Honorable David B. McKinley Sent By: octavian.jordan@mail.house.gov Date: 2/16/2017 Dear Colleague: Please join Reps. Marino, Nolan, Emmer and myself in cosponsoring legislation that is critical to ensuring the safety of the men and women working as federal correctional officers across our country.  Specifically, H.R. 613, the Lieutenant Osvaldo Albarati Correctional Officer Self-Protection […]

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LAST CALL: Ensure Justice for Survivors of Child Abuse

  From: The Honorable Suzan K. DelBene Sent By: casey.katims@mail.house.gov Date: 2/16/2017 Become an Original Cosponsor of the Child Abuse Accountability Enhancement Act DEADLINE FOR ORIGINALS: TODAY Supporting Organizations:  National Association to Protect Children; National Center for Victims of Crime; National Children’s Alliance; National Coalition Against Domestic Violence Oirignal Cosponsors:  Jaime Herrera Beutler; Katherine Clark; […]

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Join the Bi-Partisan House Law Enforcement Caucus (v. 3)

  From: The Honorable David G. Reichert Sent By: isaac.tobis@mail.house.gov Date: 2/16/2017 Support the Law Enforcement Community and Join the Bi-Partisan House Law Enforcement Caucus   Dear Colleague: As Co-Chairmen of the House Law Enforcement Caucus, we invite you to join the caucus for the 115th Congress.  We have enjoyed a significant and bipartisan membership […]

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Letter to DHS – ICE displaying the word “Police” on Jackets — Deadline Friday

  From: The Honorable Mike Thompson Sent By: jennifer.goedke@mail.house.gov Date: 2/16/2017 Please see letter below from Rep. Thompson expressing the concern about U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) practice of displaying the word “Police” on jackets and vests during immigration enforcement operations.  Deadline is COB on Friday.   Current cosigners: Barragan, DeSaulnier, Eshoo, Huffman, Khanna, […]

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Cosponsor the Deadly Force Transparency Act (v. 10)

  From: The Honorable Steve Cohen Sent By: jackson.pineau@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 630 Date: 2/16/2017 We Need Accurate Stats on Use of Deadly Force by Police Cosponsor the Deadly Force Transparency Act H.R. 630 Dear Colleague: In the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, the Eric Garner killing in Staten Island, and too many […]

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Secure Access to Safe and Legal Abortion Care

From: The Honorable Judy Chu Sent By: Ellen.Hamilton@mail.house.gov Date: 2/15/2017 Secure Access to Safe and Legal Abortion Care Become and Original Cosponsor of the Women’s Health Protection Act DEADLINE Monday, February 27th, COB   Dear Colleague, Last June, the United States Supreme Court reaffirmed a woman’s constitutional right to access safe and legal abortions. The […]

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