Support the Foster-Garrett Amendment to CJS Appropriations

From: The Honorable Bill Foster Sent By: samantha.warren@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2578 Date: 6/2/2015 Support the Foster-Garrett Amendment to End EPSCoR Dear Colleague, Every year, hundreds of billions of dollars is transferred out of states that pay more in federal taxes than they receive back in federal spending (the “Payer States”), into states that receive a […]

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Protect Children from Liquid Nicotine Poisonings

From: The Honorable Elizabeth H. Esty Sent By: Danielle.Most@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1375 Date: 6/2/2015 Protect Children from Liquid Nicotine Poisonings Cosponsor the Bipartisan “Child Nicotine Prevention Act of 2015” Endorsed by: American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, American Academy of Pediatrics, American Association of Poison Control Centers, American Association for Respiratory Care, […]

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Support the Esty Amendment

From: The Honorable Elizabeth H. Esty Sent By: allison.smith@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2578 Date: 6/2/2015 Invest in Manufacturers: Support the Esty Amendment to FY16 CJS Appropriations Dear Colleague, Manufacturing is the backbone of the U.S. economy. Nationwide, manufacturing supports more than 17 million jobs, and more than 12 million Americans are employed in the manufacturing workforce. […]

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Throw Back H.R. 1335. It’s Not a Keeper!

From: The Committee on Natural Resources – Minority Staff Sent By: daniel.torrez@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1335 Date: 6/1/2015 Throw Back H.R. 1335 – It’s Not a Keeper! Don’t Weaken Our Incredibly Successful Fisheries Law Dear Colleague, As you may have heard, the House will soon be considering H.R. 1335, the misnamed “Strengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing […]

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Oppose H.R. 2262 – The SPACE ACT of 2015

From: The Committee on Science, Space, and Technology – Minority Staff Sent By: kristin.kopshever@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2262 Date: 5/20/2015 Oppose H.R. 2262 – The SPACE ACT of 2015 Support the Edwards Amendment to Adopt the Bipartisan Senate Commercial Space Bill Dear Colleague, The SPACE Act of 2015 takes a fundamentally unbalanced approach to the issues […]

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HIV Vaccine Awareness Day Lunch Briefing – May 18

From: The Honorable Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Sent By: wes.brooks@mail.house.gov Date: 5/12/2015 Dear Colleague: In partnership with the Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus, the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI) is hosting a lunch briefing to recognize HIV Vaccine Awareness Day. Although the development of an effective vaccine to prevent HIV infection has proved enormously challenging, researchers have made remarkable […]

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May is National Lacrosse Month

From: The Honorable C. A. Dutch Ruppersberger Sent By: deborah.haynie@mail.house.gov Date: 5/12/2015 May is National Lacrosse Month Join me by “squaring up” and “scooping” this opportunity to recognize and “support” the fastest-growing sport in the country To be an original co-sponsor, please contact my office by 12pm Friday, May 15 *original co-sponsors: Heck, Watson Coleman […]

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