CLOSING NOW: Help Fight Slavery

From: The Honorable Randy K. Weber, Sr. Sent By: Chara@mail.house.gov Date: 7/18/2014 Call on Secretary Kerry to Select Countries for the Child Protection Compact Current Co-Signers: Weber, Bera, Camp, Capuano, Coble, Cooper, Cuellar, Cummings, Delaney, Doyle, Farr, Gibson, Griffin, Hanabusa, Honda, Huizenga, Hultgren, Jackson Lee, Jolly, Keating, King (NY), Lamborn, Langevin, Lee, Loebsack, Lowenthal, Lynch, Marchant, McCaul, […]

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Briefing on the Challenges Facing Women Workers in the Retail Sector

From: The Honorable Donna F. Edwards Sent By: komaki.foster@mail.house.gov Date: 7/18/2014 Democratic Women’s Working Group Briefing: Challenges Facing Women Workers in the Retail Sector Tuesday, July 29 at 4 PM in 2456 Rayburn Dear Colleague: Please join us for an informative briefing on the challenges facing women workers in the retail sector. The briefing will be […]

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PROTECT OUR WORKERS: Cosponsor the Employee Empowerment Act

From: The Honorable Keith Ellison Sent By: Lindsey.Herbel@mail.house.gov Date: 7/18/2014 PROTECT OUR WORKERS: Cosponsor the Employee Empowerment Act Deadline for Original Cosponsors EXTENDED: COB Friday, July 25th   Dear Colleague: Between the 1940s and 1970s labor unions helped build a middle class in the United States. Unions helped enact progressive legislation from the Civil Rights Act […]

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Support the Open Government Technology Work To More Business Act

From: The Honorable Scott H. Peters Sent By: tanner.daniel@mail.house.gov Date: 7/17/2014 Endorsed by: San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce, Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council, Independent Office Products and Furniture Dealers Association Dear Colleague, I invite you to become an original cosponsor a bill that would streamline the registration process for federal contracts at the Small Business […]

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Support National Women’s History Month

From: The Honorable Mike Thompson Sent By: allison.ivie@mail.house.gov Bill: H.Res. 525 Date: 7/16/2014 Cosponsor a bipartisan resolution to recognize National Women’s History Month. Current sponsors (88): Mr. THOMPSON of California, Ms. CLARKE, Ms. JACKSON LEE, Ms. LEE , Mr. LEWIS, Mr. SMITH , Ms. SPEIER, Mr. SCHIFF, Ms. CLARK, Mr. HINOJOSA, Mrs. CAPITO, Mr. POE, Ms. […]

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Sign Bi-Partisan Letter to Help Eliminate Child Sex Trafficking in the U.S.

From: The Honorable Rosa L. DeLauro Sent By: elizabeth.albertine@mail.house.gov Date: 7/16/2014 Current Co-Signers: Reps. Rosa DeLauro, Ted Poe, Frank Wolf, Jim McDermott, John Larson, Leonard Lance, Juan Vargas, Randy Weber, Charles Rangel, Tony Cárdenas, Jackie Speier, Jim Moran, John Lewis, Lois Capps, Jim McGovern, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Gwen Moore, Louise Slaughter, C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger, Sheila Jackson Lee, […]

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PROTECT OUR WORKERS: Cosponsor the Employee Empowerment Act

From: The Honorable Keith Ellison Sent By: Lindsey.Herbel@mail.house.gov Date: 7/16/2014 PROTECT OUR WORKERS: Become an Original Cosponsor of the Employee Empowerment Act Deadline for Original Cosponsors EXTENDED: COB Friday, July 25th   Our labor unions are not narrow, self-seeking groups. They have raised wages, shortened hours, and provided supplemental benefits. Through collective bargaining and grievance procedures, […]

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