Be an Original Cosponsor of the Time Off to Vote Act!

The right to vote is essential to our democracy.  As President Johnson said in 1957, “This right to vote is the basic right without which all others are meaningless. It gives people, people as individuals, control over their own destinies.”  While the days
of poll taxes and literacy tests are behind us, impediments to voting still remain.

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Cosponsor H.R. 3222, the Do No Harm Act

When Congress passed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) in 1993 with overwhelming bipartisan support, the intent was not to undermine civil rights, but to protect them, especially
for religious minorities. Religion is a protected class under the Civil Rights Act, and the freedom to exercise religious beliefs is constitutionally protected as a fundamental American value. 

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Become an Original Cosponsor of the Legal Workforce Act

Due to the retirements of both Rep. Lamar Smith and Rep. Bob Goodlatte, and as the original creator of E-Verify, I have taken up the mantle of the Legal Workforce Act and will be reintroducing the legislation in the 116th Congress.  I invite you
to be an original cosponsor of the bill, which has no material changes to the text from its introduction in the 115th Congress.  A Judiciary Committee summary of The Legal Workforce Act is below.

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Co-Sponsor the HARD HAT Act

Please join me in cosponsoring the Helping America Re-Develop High-Quality Accessible Training (HARD HAT) Act of 2018.  This legislation will help ensure those contractors doing business with the federal government to revitalize our national infrastructure
are also training and reinvesting in our workforce through high quality apprenticeship programs.

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