Cosponsor the Supermarket Tax Credit for Underserved Areas

From: The Honorable Steve Cohen Sent By: michael.fulton@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3015 Date: 1/8/2014 Cosponsor the Supermarket Tax Credit for Underserved Areas Dear Colleague, I urge you to become a cosponsor of H.R. 3015, the Supermarket Tax Credit for Underserved Areas. This bill would provide tax incentives for the establishment of supermarkets in empowerment zones and […]

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Support Hiring Incentives for the Long-Term Unemployed

From: The Honorable Bill Pascrell, Jr. Sent By: Arthur.Mandel@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3726 Date: 1/7/2014 Bipartisan legislation provides business tax credits for hiring individuals searching for work for more than six months Dear Colleague: While our unemployment rate has been falling steadily over the past few years, the unemployment rate for those out of work for 27 […]

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New Report Examines The War on Poverty, 50 Years Later

From: The Honorable Barbara Lee Sent By: mariah.jones@mail.house.gov Date: 1/7/2014 January 7, 2014 Dear Colleague: In case you missed it, I would like to share with you a report released this morning by the Center for American Progress, entitled “The War on Poverty: Then and Now.” In his 1964 State of the Union Address fifty […]

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Cosponsor the Medicare Secondary Payer and Workers Compensation Settlement Agreement Act

From: The Honorable David G. Reichert Sent By: Colin.Swanson@mail.house.gov Date: 1/7/2014 Dear Colleague: We urge you to cosponsor the Medicare Secondary Payer and Workers’ Compensation Settlement Agreement Act, H.R. 1982. This bipartisan legislation aims to resolve delays and provide clear and consistent standards for an administrative process that offers reasonable protections for injured workers and […]

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Cosponsor the Supermarket Tax Credit for Underserved Areas

From: The Honorable Steve Cohen Sent By: michael.fulton@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3015 Date: 1/6/2014 Cosponsor the Supermarket Tax Credit for Underserved Areas Dear Colleague, I urge you to become a cosponsor of H.R. 3015, the Supermarket Tax Credit for Underserved Areas. This bill would provide tax incentives for the establishment of supermarkets in empowerment zones and […]

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Honoring January as National Mentoring Month

From: The Honorable Frederica S. Wilson Sent By: corey.solow@mail.house.gov Date: 12/18/2013 Dear Colleague: I write to ask for your co-sponsorship of a resolution honoring January as National Mentoring Month.  Established in 2002, National Mentoring Month pays tribute to the men and women who enrich the lives of our young people and encourages more Americans to […]

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Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act

From: The Honorable Mark Pocan Sent By: Ana.Jara@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3135 Date: 12/12/2013 ENSURE EQUAL ACCESS TO CONSTITUTIONALLY-PROTECTED RIGHTS AND BENEFITS FOR ALL FEDERAL EMPLOYEES Current Bipartisan Cosponsors: Bonamici, Brady, Braley, Capps, Cárdenas, Cartwright, Chu, Cicilline, Cohen, Cummings, DelBene, DeLauro, Doyle, Edwards, Esty, Farr, Fudge, Grijalva, Gutierrez, Alcee Hastings, Higgins, Himes, Honda, Hank Johnson, Kaptur, Langevin, Lee, […]

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Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act

From: The Honorable Mark Pocan Sent By: Ana.Jara@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3135 Date: 12/11/2013 ENSURE EQUAL ACCESS TO CONSTITUTIONALLY-PROTECTED RIGHTS AND BENEFITS FOR ALL FEDERAL EMPLOYEES Current Bipartisan Cosponsors: Bonamici, Brady, Braley, Capps, Cárdenas, Cartwright, Chu, Cicilline, Cohen, Cummings, DelBene, DeLauro, Doyle, Edwards, Esty, Farr, Fudge, Grijalva, Gutierrez, Alcee Hastings, Higgins, Himes, Honda, Hank Johnson, Kaptur, […]

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Stop International Human Trafficking into the U.S.

From: The Committee on Foreign Affairs Sent By: Martin.Singer@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3344 Date: 12/10/2013 STOP INTERNATIONAL HUMAN TRAFFICKING INTO THE UNITED STATES Cosponsor H.R. 3344, the Fraudulent Overseas Recruitment and Trafficking Elimination (FORTE) Act of 2013 Dear Colleague: We invite you to join our bipartisan efforts to combat transnational human trafficking into the United States […]

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TOMORROW- Employment: A Human Right

From: The Honorable John Conyers, Jr. Sent By: jenny.perrino@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1000 Date: 12/9/2013 Please join Congressman John Conyers, Jr. On International Human Rights Day Tuesday, December 10, 2013 For a discussion on: Employment: A Human Right 2237 Rayburn HOB 3:30pm-5:00pm Every December 10th, the world remembers the extraordinary accomplishment on that day in 1948 […]

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