Honor An American Icon

From: The Honorable Andre Carson Sent By: andrea.martin@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1084 Date: 3/13/2014 Award the Congressional Gold Medal to Humanitarian Muhammad Ali Heavy-Weight Champion, Voice of Conscience and National Hero Cosponsor H.R. 1084 Current cosponsors: Reps. Bass, Beatty, S. Bishop, Brown, Butterfield, Cardenas, Christensen, Cicilline, Clarke, Clay, Cleaver, Clyburn, Cohen, Conyers, Cummings, D. Davis, Edwards, Enyart, Fudge, […]

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Become an Original Co-Sponsor of The Fair Employment Protection Act

From: The Committee on Education and The Workforce – Minority Staff Sent By: eunice.ikene@mail.house.gov Date: 3/12/2014 Become an Original Co-Sponsor of The Fair Employment Protection Act Co-Sponsor Deadline: TOMORROW, Thursday March 13th at NOON Groups that support the legislation include: 9to5, Adhikaar, American Association for Affirmative Action, American Association of University Women, American Civil Liberties Union, American Federation of […]

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Become an Original Co-Sponsor of The Fair Employment Protection Act

From: The Committee on Education and The Workforce – Minority Staff Sent By: eunice.ikene@mail.house.gov Date: 3/10/2014 Become an Original Co-Sponsor of The Fair Employment Protection Act Deadline to CoSponsor Wednesday, March 13th Dear Colleague: Last summer, a split Supreme Court made it harder for workers to bring a claim of workplace harassment in Vance v. […]

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REWARD HARDWORKING AMERICANS WITH EQUAL TREATMENT UNDER THE TAX CODE

From: The Honorable John Lewis Sent By: decarlo.mclaren@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2482 Date: 2/24/2014 REWARD HARDWORKING AMERICANS WITH EQUAL TREATMENT UNDER THE TAX CODE Become a Cosponsor of the Artist-Museum Partnership Act of 2013 Current Cosponsors: Reps. Blumenauer, Brady, Cartwright, Conyers, Doggett, Foxx, Grijalva, Higgins, Honda, Johnson (GA-4), Loebsack, Lujan, McCollum, McDermott, McGovern, Michaud, Moore, Nadler, […]

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Protect Working Families from Payroll Card Abuse

I am writing to ask you to join me in sending a letter to Director Richard Cordray of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), calling for an investigation into the growing and disturbing practice of issuing debit cards instead of and without an option for a traditional paycheck or direct deposit.

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