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CORONAVIRUS: ASSURE NURSING HOME RESIDENTS ACCESS TO TELEHEALTH AND VIRTUAL VISITS WITH LOVES ONES

April 22, 2020

Older adults are among the most vulnerable populations during the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. According to the

World Health Organization, people over 60 are at the highest risk for severe disease and death from COVID-19,

with 80% of COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. and
95% of deaths in Europe occurring among older adults. In an effort to protect older adults from COVID-19, visits to nursing homes have been restricted across the country, and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced a policy temporarily eliminating
visitation in over one hundred VA nursing facilities.

CORONAVIRUS: COSPONSOR the Protecting Cures Act of 2020 (H.R. 6417)!

April 22, 2020

Americans are facing a devastating global health crisis. Though we should be dedicating all our available resources to prevent and treat COVID-19, the Trump Administration’s

restrictions on fetal tissue research have stripped us of one of the most powerful tools in our arsenal and sidelined some of our most productive and promising scientists.
We invite you to cosponsor the Protecting Cures Act of 2020 (H.R. 6417) to remove these restrictions and protect all biomedical research moving forward.

CLOSING TODAY: Bipartisan CA and TX Physician Shortages Fix Letter

April 22, 2020

Please join us in sending a letter to leadership asking them to include a
bipartisan technical fix in the next Coronavirus relief package that would make California and Texas doctors who work in rural and underserved hospitals eligible for Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF).

Learn How a Revolutionary Law Will Help Defeat COVID-19

April 22, 2020

            Did you know that a 40 year old law is responsible for moving new discoveries from the lab bench to reality, creating jobs in the STEM professions and leveraging a federal investment in basic research into significant private investments in applied
R&D?  These partnerships are responsible for the rapid advances being made in treating the COVID-19 pandemic.

Support the First Step Toward Mental Health Equity: COSPONSOR H.R. 5469 – THE PURSUING EQUITY IN MENTAL HEALTH ACT OF 2019

April 22, 2020

I invite you to join me as a cosponsor of
H.R. 5469 – The Pursuing Equity in Mental Health Act of 2019.

CLOSING TODAY: Bipartisan CA and TX Physician Shortages Fix Letter

April 22, 2020

Please join us in sending a letter to leadership asking them to include a
bipartisan technical fix in the next Coronavirus relief package that would make California and Texas doctors who work in rural and underserved hospitals eligible for Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF).

CORONAVIRUS: COSPONSOR the Protecting Cures Act of 2020 (H.R. 6417)!

April 21, 2020

Americans are facing a devastating global health crisis. Though we should be dedicating all our available resources to prevent and treat COVID-19, the Trump Administration’s

restrictions on fetal tissue research have stripped us of one of the most powerful tools in our arsenal and sidelined some of our most productive and promising scientists.
We invite you to cosponsor the Protecting Cures Act of 2020 (H.R. 6417) to remove these restrictions and protect all biomedical research moving forward.

Bipartisan CA and TX Physician Shortages Fix – Letter to Leadership

April 21, 2020

Please join us in sending a letter to leadership asking them to include a
bipartisan technical fix in the next Coronavirus relief package that would make California and Texas doctors who work in rural and underserved hospitals eligible for Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF).