Illegal Poaching of Cecil the Lion Leads to a Call for Conservation: Co-sponsor the Rare Cats and Canids Act of 2015

From: The Committee on Natural Resources – Minority Staff Sent By: thomas.farrugia@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2697 Date: 7/30/2015 Illegal Poaching of Cecil the Lion Leads to a Call for Conservation: Co-sponsor the Rare Cats and Canids Act of 2015 Cecil the lion, patrolling his territory in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe. Photo by Brent Staplecamp.   Current […]

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Cosponsor the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act (v. 4)

From: The Honorable Bill Posey Sent By: anna.schartner@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2726 Date: 7/23/2015 THIS WEEK: Apollo 11 Moon Landing Anniversary Dear Colleague, On Monday, we celebrated the 46th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. In an effort to ensure that a commemorative coin can be minted to mark the upcoming semicentennial (July 20, 2019) […]

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Now– The Realities of Imaging Technology and Neuroscience

From: The Honorable Chaka Fattah Sent By: sylvie.spewak@mail.house.gov Date: 7/23/2015 Now July 23rd Briefing – The Realities of Imaging Technology and Neuroscience refreshments provided Dear Colleague, I wanted to draw your attention to a briefing invitation that you should have already received from the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies. The briefing entitled Seeing Isn’t Always […]

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Stop Planned Parenthood From Profiting Off of Fetal Tissue

From: The Honorable F. James Sensenbrenner, Jr. Sent By: erik.kinney@mail.house.gov Date: 7/22/2015 Dear Colleague: Although I support efforts to defund Planned Parenthood, those efforts do not get to the root of the problem – abortion clinics can still profit by selling fetal tissue. Planned Parenthood and other abortion clinics have used an outdated section of […]

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With Your Morning Cup, Please Consider…

From: The Honorable David B. McKinley Sent By: lou.hrkman@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 748 Date: 7/17/2015 Help Student Vets Obtain STEM Jobs Support The Bi-Partisan G.I. Bill STEM Extension Act – H.R. 748 Current Co-sponsors: Rep Bilirakis, Rep Cartwright, Rep Cleaver, Rep Lawrence Rep Polis, Rep Rangel, Rep Titus Supported By: Student Veterans of America, ASHRAE, Triangle […]

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Oppose Deeply Flawed Republican “Drought” Bill (v. 2)

From: The Committee on Natural Resources – Minority Staff Sent By: daniel.torrez@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2898 Date: 7/15/2015 Oppose Deeply Flawed Republican “Drought” Bill Dear Colleague: Please join me in voting no on the Western Water and American Food Security Act of 2015 (H.R. 2898). If enacted, this so-called drought relief bill will do nothing but […]

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Cosponsor the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act (v. 3)

From: The Honorable Bill Posey Sent By: anna.schartner@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2726 Date: 7/14/2015 HONOR THE APOLLO 11 ASTRONAUTS AND THEIR HISTORICAL ACHIEVEMENT 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 that great feat, along with the […]

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Participate in a Wearable Technologies Trial this Thursday, July 16

From: The Honorable Barbara Comstock Sent By: chris.worrell@mail.house.gov Date: 7/14/2015 Participate in a Wearable Technologies Trial this Thursday, July 16 I wanted to draw your attention to a briefing invitation that you should have already received from the ACT| The App Alliance. Take part in this opportunity to try the latest devices that are changing […]

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H.R. 2744

From: The Honorable Don Young Sent By: ak00intern6.intern@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2744 Date: 7/13/2015 July 13, 2015 Dear Colleague, The Southeast and Caribbean regional ocean observation systems are comprised of the states of North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida and the territories of Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands. Two IOOS regional systems provide ocean data […]

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Briefing: Policy Implications of Advancements in the Science of Human Genetics

From: The Honorable Brad Sherman Sent By: Erica.Riordan@mail.house.gov Date: 7/13/2015 Tuesday, July 14, 2015 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM 441 Cannon House Office Building Dear Colleague: By now you should have received an invitation from the Atlantic Council concerning a briefing next Tuesday on the policy implications of advancements in the science of human genetics. […]

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