Letter to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director: Improve Access to Capital for Small Businesses

From: The Honorable Donald M. Payne, Jr. Sent By: Erika.Brown@mail.house.gov Date: 6/29/2015 Sign Letter to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director: Improve Access to Capital for Small Businesses by Drafting Regulation B Dear Colleague: Please join us in sending a letter to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray urging him to begin drafting Regulation […]

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Demand Fair Treatment of American Workers – Sign the Letter to Deutsche Telekom

From: The Honorable Mark Pocan Sent By: Sydney.Terry@mail.house.gov Date: 6/25/2015 Deadline to Sign: Friday, June 26, COB Endorsing Organization: Communications Workers of America (CWA) Current Cosigners: Pocan, Beatty, Courtney, Susan Davis, DeSaulnier, Ellison, Green, Grijalva, Kaptur, Lawrence, Lieu, McDermott, McGovern, Moore, Nadler, Holmes Norton, Rangel, Schakowsky, Takano Dear Colleague, I write you today to discuss […]

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Ensure our Defense Seals Are Made In America

From: The Honorable Thomas MacArthur Sent By: Jeff.Brabant@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2893 Date: 6/26/2015 Please join me in honoring our nation’s veterans by making sure that the official seals of our Armed Forces are 100% manufactured in the United States by cosponsoring H.R. 2893, “Manufacturing American Defense Emblems (MADE) Act.” The official seals of our Armed […]

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PROTECT LOW-WAGE WORKERS FROM LEGAL BULLYING: Cosponsor the LADDER Act

From: The Honorable Joseph Crowley Sent By: todd.sloves@mail.house.gov Date: 6/24/2015 Dear Colleague, Last October, it was reported that the national sandwich chain Jimmy John’s was requiring even rank-and-file restaurant employees to sign non-competition covenants as a condition of employment. In Jimmy John’s case, these agreements restrict employees from working for a competitor that operates a […]

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Urge UNESCO and Japan to acknowledge WWII POW slave laborers at its Kyushu-Yamaguchi sites

From: The Honorable Michael M. Honda Sent By: Dave.Majumdar@mail.house.gov Date: 6/24/2015 Urge UNESCO and Japan to acknowledge WWII POW slave laborers at its Kyushu-Yamaguchi sites Deadline COB Wednesday, July 1, 2015 Dear Colleague: Japan has nominated the Kyushu-Yamaguchi industrial sites for the UNESCO World Heritage List. The sites are historically significant to Japan’s Meiji-era industrial […]

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Support Trade Adjustment Assistance Reauthorization and Trade Preferences Extension

From: The Honorable Ron Kind Sent By: JD.Grom@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1295 Date: 6/24/2015 Dear Colleague: We urge you to support the Trade Preferences Extension / Trade Adjustment Assistance Reauthorization Act. These pieces of legislation, now combined in one bill, will provide critical assistance to American workers and help support emerging economies around the world. For […]

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Help Promote Safety in our Prisons!

From: The Honorable David B. McKinley Sent By: octavian.jordan@mail.house.gov Date: 6/23/2015 Help Promote Safety in our Prisons! Cosponsor HR 472 Eric Williams Correctional Officer Protection Act Cosponsors (15): Amodei, Cartwright, Barletta, Heck, Jenkins, Jolly, MacArthur, Marino, Nolan, Nugent, Paulsen, Russell, Ryan, Sensenbrenner, Johnson (OH) Dear Colleague, Please join Rep. Matt Cartwright, Rep. Tom Marino and […]

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CO-SPONSOR THE H.R. 73, AMERICA RISING ACT (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee Sent By: RichardRyan.Bruno@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 73 Date: 6/22/2015 Help Small Business Compete In Global Economy And New College Graduates Find Meaningful Employment Co-Sponsor the H.R. 73, America RISING Act Dear Colleague: I invite you to join me as a co-sponsor of H.R. 73, the “Realizing the Informational Skills and […]

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