Support Heck-Perlmutter-Lee-Rohrabacher Amendment to Ensure Marijuana Businesses Can Access Banking Services

From: The Honorable Denny Heck Sent By: alex.brown@mail.house.gov Date: 7/15/2014 Protect State Laws Support Heck-Perlmutter-Lee-Rohrabacher Amendment Dear Colleague, “You don’t want just huge amounts of cash in these places. They want to be able to use the banking system. There’s a public safety component to this. Huge amounts of cash, substantial amounts of cash just kind […]

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Support Transparency and Accountability in the Federal Government!

From: The Honorable Matt Cartwright Sent By: Mae.Stevens@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4324 Date: 7/15/2014 Cosponsor H.R 4324 – the Truth in Settlements Act of 2014 Cosponsors (7): Cole, Enyart, Lofgren, Lummis, Meadows, Nugent, Pallone Dear Colleague, Federal agencies are charged with holding companies and individuals accountable when they break the law, and their investigations regularly end in settlement […]

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See Taylor Swift’s WSJ Op-Ed on the Future of the Music Industry

From: The Honorable Marsha Blackburn Sent By: sean.mclean@mail.house.gov Date: 7/14/2014 Dear Colleague: If you were to walk with me down Music Row in Nashville, TN and meet some of the songwriters, musicians and record producers who populate that area, you would hear the phrase: “It all begins with a song.”  In the music arena, it definitely […]

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Domestic Violence and Guns: What is the Connection?

From: The Honorable Lois Capps Sent By: brenna.barber@mail.house.gov Date: 7/14/2014 Domestic Violence and Guns: What’s the Connection? Friday, July 18th 12:00pm-1:30pm CVC Congressional Meeting Room North ***Lunch will be provided*** Dear Colleague, We invite you to an important discussion on domestic violence, stalking, and firearms that will be held on Friday, July 18th 12:00-1:30pm in the CVC, […]

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LAST CALL: Original Cosponsors for Constitutional Amendment to Get Money Out of Politics

From: The Honorable Theodore E. Deutch Sent By: joel.richard@mail.house.gov Date: 7/14/2014 LAST CALL Restore American Democracy Amend the Constitution to Limit Money in Politics Original Cosponsors (46): Deutch, Edwards, McGovern, Larson, Conyers, Rangel, George Miller, Kaptur, Slaughter, McDermott, DeLauro, Norton, Gene Green, Hastings (FL), Doggett, Fattah, Blumenauer, Pascrell, Lee, Holt, Schakowsky, Mike Thompson, Honda, Larsen, Grijalva, […]

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Artists Support the American Royalties Too (ART) Act

From: The Honorable Jerrold Nadler Sent By: john.doty@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4103 Date: 7/14/2014 Artists Support the American Royalties Too (ART) Act July 14, 2014 Dear Colleague, Please join me in cosponsoring the American Royalties Too (ART) Act, H.R. 4103. This legislation would allow American visual artists to collect a resale royalty of 5% when their artwork is […]

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Repeal the Military Base Personnel Gun Ban

From: The Honorable Steve Stockman Sent By: annamaria.hoffman@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3199 Date: 7/14/2014 Current cosponsors:  Bentivolio, Bishop (UT), Broun, Burgess, Cotton, Farenthold, Gibbs, Gohmert, Gosar, King (IA), Hall, Harris, LaMalfa, Miller, Olson, Palazzo, Perry, Posey, Stutzman, Weber, Westmoreland Dear Colleague, The tragic murders at the Navy Yard reminds us that personnel on our military bases are dangerously […]

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Let Veterans Join Forces When Fighting VA Over Benefits Claims

From: The Honorable Patrick Murphy Sent By: jordan.blumenthal@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5088 Date: 7/14/2014 Cosponsor H.R.5088, Let Veterans Join Forces When Fighting VA Over Benefits Claims Supported by: The National Veterans Legal Services Program and the Retired Enlisted Association Original Cosponsor: Congressman David Jolly (FL) Dear Colleague: The U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans’ Claims (CAVC), which has […]

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DEADLINE TODAY: Original Cosponsors for Constitutional Amendment to Limit Money in Politics

From: The Honorable Theodore E. Deutch Sent By: joel.richard@mail.house.gov Date: 7/14/2014 Restore American Democracy Amend the Constitution to Limit Money in Politics Original Cosponsorship Deadline COB Today Original Cosponsors (25): Deutch, Edwards, McGovern, Larson, Rangel, George Miller, DeLauro, Norton, Hastings (FL), Lee, Holt, Schakowsky, Honda, Grijalva, Ryan, Moore, Sarbanes, Welch, Nolan, Schrader, Tonko, Titus, Heck, Kilmer, […]

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Become a Co-Sponsor of H.R. 3914, the Immigraint Detainee Legal Rights Act (v. 3)

From: The Honorable Bill Foster Sent By: amy.kelbick@mail.house.gov Date: 7/13/2014 Current Co-sponsors: Quigley, Schakowsky, Holt, Lowenthal, Tonko, Veasey, Honda, Lee, and Roybal-Allard Dear Colleague, We are writing to encourage you to become a 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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