Let’s address the real national emergency: the climate crisis

I am alarmed that this morning President Trump declared a national emergency for his manufactured “crisis” on the southern border. This is profoundly disturbing. Not only is the President circumventing Congress and the Constitution, but he’s making it clear
that he thinks he, alone, has the power to make these determinations. He’s wrong in so many ways. 

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Become a Cosponsor of the Bipartisan Albatross and Petrel Conservation Act

Many migratory seabird species are in trouble. Of the 22 species of albatross, 15 are threatened with extinction, while the remaining seven species are near threatened, according the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). More than half of
all petrel species are threatened with extinction. The most significant threat to these species is from bycatch in longline fisheries, especially from foreign fleets in the Pacific Ocean and illegal, unreported and unregulated fisheries (IUU). Other threats
include marine pollution and invasive predators on nesting islands.

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CoB Today – Become an Original Cosponsor of the Bipartisan Albatross and Petrel Conservation Act

Many migratory seabird species are in trouble. Of the 22 species of albatross, 15 are threatened with extinction, while the remaining seven species are near threatened, according the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). More than half of
all petrel species are threatened with extinction. The most significant threat to these species is from bycatch in longline fisheries, especially from foreign fleets in the Pacific Ocean and illegal, unreported and unregulated fisheries (IUU). Other threats
include marine pollution and invasive predators on nesting islands.

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Be an Original Co-Sponsor of the International Mother Language Day Resolution

Sending Office: Honorable Grace Meng Sent By: Jacqueline.Hsieh@mail.house.gov         Request for Cosponsor(s) Be an Original Co-Sponsor of the International Mother Language Day Resolution Deadline for Original Co-Sponsorship is COB Friday, February 15, 2019 Dear Colleague: I invite you to be an original co-sponsor of my resolution that recognizes International Mother Language Day, […]

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Recognize the Creation of the Oldest Civil Rights Organization in America The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

I invite you to become an original cosponsor of a resolution recognizing the 110th anniversary of the NAACP.  As you know, the mission of the NAACP is to ensure equal political, educational, social, and economic rights for all persons.
The NAACP also campaigned to eliminate racial hatred and invidious discrimination. Please join me in honoring the NAACP for its 110 years of faithful service and leadership in the struggle for civil and human rights for all.

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