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We encourage you to join us in signing the attached letter urging appropriators to include $424 million for Title VII health professions education and training programs in the upcoming FY 2020 Labor-HHS appropriations bill.
Equal Pay Day, recognized this year on April 2, symbolizes how far into 2019 women must work to earn what men were paid in 2018 alone. To highlight this critical disparity, we will introduce the Equal Pay Day Resolution on Tuesday, April 2. We hope you will
join us as a cosponsor.
Please join us in requesting that Chairman Serrano and Ranking Member Aderholt provide an additional $20 million for the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) in the Fiscal Year 2020 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies appropriations
bill so that the EEOC can properly pursue justice. Of the additional funds appropriated, we recommend that at least $5 million be used to collect and enforce summary employee pay data as mandated by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia in March
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Please join us in requesting full funding for the programs under the umbrella of the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness’
Home Together: Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness. These programs span across 19 federal departments and agencies, and each plays a vital role in combatting, preventing, and ending homelessness in America.
Many Americans are living with lupus, a chronic, systemic, and often disabling autoimmune disease with an unpredictable course and inadequate treatment options. It is difficult to diagnose, a challenge to treat and can be fatal. In lupus, the body’s immune
system becomes unbalanced and can cause inflammation and damage to virtually every organ system in the body including the skin, joints, heart, lungs, kidney, and brain. In addition to organ damage, the disease comes with life crippling symptoms including pain,
extreme fatigue, photosensitivity, rashes, cognitive difficulties, and infertility.
Please join us in requesting language be added to the Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Department of Defense Appropriations Act requiring the Department of Defense (DoD) to buy American flags that were made in America, by American workers, using American-grown and
I invite you to join me in requesting no less than $127.5 million for the Department of Labor’s YouthBuild program in fiscal year 2020 (FY20). Please add your name by clicking here.
As co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Career & Technical Education (CTE) Caucus, we invite you to join us in sending a letter to appropriators requesting robust funding for the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act (Perkins) in the FY2020
Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education appropriations bill.