June 25th – The Science of GMO Foods

From: The Honorable Frank D. Lucas Sent By: jason.grassie@mail.house.gov Date: 6/22/2015 Dear Colleague, According to a recent Pew Research poll, 88% of scientists say genetically modified foods are safe, while only 37% of the American public shares the same opinion. This is a considerable gap with substantial policy implications. Please join Congressman Lucas this Thursday […]

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Cosponsor the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act

From: The Honorable Bill Posey Sent By: anna.schartner@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2726 Date: 6/22/2015 HONOR THE APOLLO 11 ASTRONAUTS AND THEIR HISTORICAL ACHIEVEMENT Original Cosponsors: Blum, Culberson, Gene Green Dear Colleague, The United States remains the only country to have ever landed humans on a celestial body off the Earth and brought them home safely. Honoring […]

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June 24th Briefing: Science of Learning

From: The Honorable Chaka Fattah Sent By: sylvie.spewak@mail.house.gov Date: 6/19/2015 June 24th Briefing on the Science of Learning Dear Colleague, I wanted to draw your attention to a briefing invitation that you should have already received from the University of California. The briefing entitled Science of Learning will take place tomorrow, June 24, 2015 at […]

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Next Thursday: NASA Journey to Mars Day on the Hill

From: The Honorable Steven M. Palazzo Sent By: anna.rush@mail.house.gov Date: 6/18/2015 NASA’s Journey to Mars Day on the Hill Thursday, June 25, 2015 3:00 to 7:00 pm in Rayburn Foyer (Reception begins at 5:00 pm) Dear Colleague, As you know, NASA is taking our nation to new frontiers in space. This journey, and the technological […]

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Co-sponsor HR2697 the Rare Cats and Canids Act of 2015: Support These Important and Iconic Animals

From: The Committee on Natural Resources – Minority Staff Sent By: thomas.farrugia@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2697 Date: 6/18/2015 Co-sponsor HR2697 the Rare Cats and Canids Act of 2015: Support These Important and Iconic Animals Current Co-Sponsors: Raúl Grijalva (AZ-03), Susan A. Davis (CA-53), Sam Farr (CA-20), Gwen Moore (WI-04), Jerrold Nadler (NY-10), Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC), […]

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Support those living with Sturge-Weber syndrome

From: The Honorable Eliot L. Engel Sent By: catherine.barnao@mail.house.gov Date: 6/17/2015 Current Signers: Engel, Zinke Dear Colleague: Please join me in beginning a dialogue with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) about the seriousness of Sturge-Weber syndrome and the absence of viable treatment options for those affected by it. Sturge-Weber syndrome is a rare skin […]

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Ensure Students are Protected Against Meningitis B

From: The Honorable Erik Paulsen Sent By: matt.gallivan@mail.house.gov Date: 6/17/2015 Ensure Students are Protected Against Meningitis B Cosign bipartisan letter to the CDC in support of making Meningitis B vaccines available to all students Deadline: COB Friday Dear Colleague: Bacterial meningitis (MenB) is a highly contagious and life-threatening infection that can cause brain damage, deafness, […]

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CAPITOL HILL MODELING & SIMULATION EXPO

From: The Honorable J. Randy Forbes Sent By: john.bacon@mail.house.gov Date: 6/17/2015 Dear Colleague, As the Chairman of the Congressional Modeling & Simulation Caucus, I invite you to join me at the premier M&S Event on the Hill, The National Training and Simulation Association’s 2015 Capitol Hill Modeling & Simulation (M&S) Expo. The theme for this […]

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TODAY Lunch Briefing: Making a Maker

From: The Honorable Daniel Lipinski Sent By: shawn.kimmel@mail.house.gov Date: 6/15/2015 You are cordially invited to attend a forum: “Making a Maker” Monday, June 15, 2015 Noon– 1:00pm B-340 Rayburn House Office Building RSVP at: https://fs19.formsite.com/rsvp2/13STEMk12/index.html Lunch Provided Sponsored by ASME, the Council on Undergraduate Research, and SAE International in conjunction with the STEM Education and […]

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Co-sponsor H.R. 910, the Vehicle-to-Infrastructure Safety Technology Investment Flexibility Act

From: The Honorable Candice S. Miller Sent By: jeff.orzechowski@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 910 Date: 6/12/2015 Co-Sponsor H.R. 910, Vehicle-to-Infrastructure Safety Technology Investment Flexibility Act of 2015 Endorsed By: Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America), American Automotive Policy Council (AAPC), Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers, Transportation for America (T4A), Association of Global Automakers, Association for Commuter Transportation, […]

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