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Cosponsor H.R. 5986, the Environmental Justice For All Act

April 30, 2020

Environmental policy should be based on justice and equity for all people, and we need new legislation to make that happen. Children of color continue to suffer from unusually high asthma rates. Major pollution sources – including chemical plants, fossil
fuel refineries, and waste incinerators – still disproportionately harm low income communities and are often located not far from a school or residential neighborhood.

Cosponsor the Domestic Violence Public Health Emergency Guidance Act

April 30, 2020

I invite you to cosponsor the Domestic Violence Public Health Emergency Guidance Act. This important legislation would require the Attorney General to provide guidance to assist state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies as they address increases
in incidents of domestic violence exacerbated by the COVID-19 public health emergency and stay-at-home orders.

HELP PRESERVE STORIES OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

April 30, 2020

Please join me in preserving stories about the COVID-19 pandemic at the Library of Congress. The COVID-19 Oral History Project Act would establish an oral history program at the American Folklife Center within the Library of Congress to collect stories and
personal experiences, including letters, diaries, video and audio recordings, related to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Cosponsor the Domestic Violence Public Health Emergency Guidance Act

April 29, 2020

I invite you to cosponsor the Domestic Violence Public Health Emergency Guidance Act. This important legislation would require the Attorney General to provide guidance to assist state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies as they address increases
in incidents of domestic violence exacerbated by the COVID-19 public health emergency and stay-at-home orders.

Urge CAO to Prioritize the Implementation of a Digital Signature Function

April 29, 2020

Rep. Babin (R-TX) and Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA) request that your boss join them on this letter to House CAO Mr. Philip Kiko, urging him to prioritize the implementation of a digital signature function within the existing e-Dear Colleague system. This system
would allow Members to digitally add their official House signature to another Member’s proposed Dear Colleague using secure, House-approved technology. It would require verification from the both the signer’s and sender’s offices, and the approval authentication
for signatures would be limited to the Member and certain authorized staff within a personal or committee office – similar to the PeopleSoft voucher approval system. 

LAST CALL for Original Cosponsors for the Domestic Violence Public Health Emergency Guidance Act

April 28, 2020

I invite you to cosponsor the Domestic Violence Public Health Emergency Guidance Act. This important legislation would require the Attorney General to provide
guidance to assist state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies as they address increases in incidents of domestic violence exacerbated by the COVID-19 public health emergency and stay-at-home orders.

Cosponsor the Domestic Violence Public Health Emergency Guidance Act

April 28, 2020

I invite you to cosponsor the Domestic Violence Public Health Emergency Guidance Act. This important legislation would require the Attorney General to provide
guidance to assist state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies as they address increases in incidents of domestic violence exacerbated by the COVID-19 public health emergency and stay-at-home orders.