SUPPORT ADDITIONAL OVERSIGHT IN REFUGEE VETTING PROCESS

I invite you to cosponsor my recently introduced bill, H.R. 4086, the Security Verification for Refugees Act. This important piece of legislation expands the vetting process proposed under the recently passed bill, H.R. 4038, the American Security Against Foreign Enemies (SAFE) Act of 2015.

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Roundtable on DRC Adoptions

Since the conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) began in the late 1990s, warfare, famine and disease have created an estimated 10.2 million orphans. Additionally, many of these children are the product of public rapes by rebels or soldiers and are pariahs among their communities.

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Cosponsor the Enemy Expatriation Act

Please consider cosponsoring H.R. 545, the Enemy Expatriation Act, which would add one additional provision to the existing list of acts for which a United States citizen may renounce his or her nationality: engaging in or purposefully and materially supporting hostilities against the United States.

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Protect Consumers from Hidden Resort Fees During Holiday Travel Season

As we approach the holiday season, Americans across the country are booking travel to visit family and friends, or enjoy well-deserved breaks. Unfortunately, all too many are unaware of mandatory hotel and resort fees for services they did not ask for and do not use that suddenly and substantially increase the price of their bill.

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Persecuting Refugees Does Not Make us Safer

The Congressional Progressive Caucus urges you to vote no on any measure that seeks to hinder our refugee resettlement program. This is a strong, nuanced program that has received strong bipartisan support over the years.

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