House Retirement Caucus: DOL Fiduciary Regs Briefing

From: The Honorable Mike Kelly Sent By: lori.prater@mail.house.gov Date: 6/12/2015 June 12, 2015 Retirement Security Caucus Briefing: DOL’s Fiduciary Regulations June 16th at 10:00 a.m. in Rayburn B-318 (**Room Correction**) Dear Colleague: As co-chairs of the House Retirement Security Caucus, we would like to invite you to an important briefing on the Department of Labor’s […]

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Correcting the Record on H.R. 1314

From: The Honorable Keith Ellison Sent By: liz.lee@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1314 Date: 6/12/2015 Dear Colleague: Many emails have been sent with misinformation. I want to make a couple points clear. The Medicare Cuts are still in H.R. 1314 Medicare Sequester – the TAA bill that will be voted on in the House will indeed include […]

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Join Rep. Scott to End Ambush Elections!

From: The Honorable Austin Scott Sent By: craig.anderson@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1893 Date: 6/12/2015 HELP REMOVE ONE OF THE MOST SIGNIFICANT BARRIERS TO JOB CREATION Co-Sponsor the Protecting American Jobs Act to Restructure the NLRB Current Co-sponsors(49): Rep. Rick Allen, Rep. Mark Amodei, Rep. Diane Black, Rep. Marsha Blackburn, Rep. Mo Brooks, Rep. Michael Burgess, Rep. […]

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Protect the Freedom of Choice for Parents and Students and Support Teachers

From: The Honorable Tom Reed Sent By: Anna.Alburger@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2382 Date: 6/12/2015 Cosponsor HR 2382, The EMPOWER Act Dear Colleague, We invite you to join us in cosponsoring HR 2382, the Enable More Parents to Opt-Out Without Endangering Resources Act. This legislation would authorize parents to opt their children out state-mandated testing without any […]

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HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS: TAA DOES NOT CUT MEDICARE

From: The Honorable Ron Kind Sent By: hana.greenberg@mail.house.gov Date: 6/11/2015 Dear Colleague: See attached for a letter from the American Hospital Association, American Medical Association, American Health Care Association, and National Association for Home Care & Hospice expressing appreciation to Speaker Boehner and Leader Pelosi for removing the Medicare cuts from TAA. As the letter […]

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Oppose Ellison Blacklisting Amendment

From: The Committee on Education and The Workforce Sent By: alexa.turner@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2685 Date: 6/11/2015 OPPOSE ELLISON BLACKLISTING AMENDMENT Dear Colleague: Today, during consideration of H.R. 2685, Department of Defense Appropriations Act, the House will vote on an amendment sponsored by Rep. Ellison (D-MN) that will blacklist contractors for running afoul of the Fair […]

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A Vote for HR. 1314 is a Vote to Cut Medicare

From: The Honorable Keith Ellison Sent By: liz.lee@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1314 Date: 6/11/2015 Dear Colleague: We write to reiterate that nothing has changed in the past 36 hours. The Trade Act (H.R. 1314) continues to force seniors to pay for trade deals that destroy American jobs. We strongly urge a NO vote on H.R. 1314. […]

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Cosponsor the Virgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission Act

From: The Honorable Stacey E. Plaskett Sent By: juan.mccullum@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2615 Date: 6/10/2015 From: Representative Stacey Plaskett Contact: juan.mccullum@mail.house.gov. Bill: H.R. 2615 Date: 06/10/2015 Dear Colleagues, As we approach the 100th Anniversary of the Virgin Islands’ inclusion as an unincorporated territory of the United States, I invite you to join me in support of […]

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End Wage Theft By Federal Contractors: Support the Ellison Amendment to Department of Defense Authorization Bill

From: The Committee on Education and The Workforce – Minority Staff Sent By: eunice.ikene@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2685 Date: 6/10/2015 End Wage Theft By Federal Contractors: Support the Ellison Amendment to the Deparmtne of Defense Appropriations Act, 2016 (HR 2685) Dear Colleague: I urge adoption of the Ellison amendment to the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, […]

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