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

April 30, 2020

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

DEADLINE TODAY: Ensure Those Without Internet Access Can Receive Their Economic Impact Payments

April 30, 2020

We invite you to join our letter urging the Department of the Treasury to ensure that Americans without internet access – including low-income individuals and those that live in rural areas – are able to receive their CARES Act Economic Impact Payments as
soon as possible

COB MONDAY: Sign-on Letter to FASB re Alternative Accounting Option for Small Franchisors

April 30, 2020

Please join me in encouraging the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) to provide small private franchisors with alternative simplified accounting standards for the accounting of franchisee fee revenue.

Full Emergency Compensation for Small Businesses and Workers Affected by COVID-19

April 30, 2020

Many small businesses and affected workers, especially in the food service industry, hospitality sector, and gig economy, already cannot afford to cover such major disruptions in demand and economic productivity. The unprecedented harm from COVID-19 to our
economy and society must be met with unprecedented action to ensure that both workers’ paychecks are protected and small business owners’ solvencies are prioritized. With the troubling

reports of banks in the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) favoring large companies over the most disadvantaged small businesses, Congress must take action on reforming and simplifying the program to solve its current
access barriers, distribution/lending challenges, and overall lack of oversight with funding. 

Cosponsor the Restore America’s Main Street Act

April 30, 2020

We hope you will join us in cosponsoring H.R. 6619 – the Restore America’s Main Street Act –
to provide small businesses unrestricted direct cash relief.

DEADLINE TODAY: Ensure Those Without Internet Access Can Receive Their Economic Impact Payments

April 30, 2020

We invite you to join our letter urging the Department of the Treasury to ensure that Americans without internet access – including low-income individuals and those that live in rural areas – are able to receive their CARES Act Economic Impact Payments as
soon as possible

Ensure Those Without Internet Access Can Receive Their Economic Impact Payments

April 29, 2020

We invite you to join our letter urging the Department of the Treasury to ensure that Americans without internet access – including low-income individuals and those that live in rural areas – are able to receive their CARES Act Economic Impact Payments as
soon as possible

Become a Cosponsor of the Business Interruption Insurance Coverage Act

April 29, 2020

Please join me in cosponsoring The Business Interruption Insurance Coverage Act of 2020 (H.R. 6494).  This legislation will make available insurance coverage for business interruption losses due to viral pandemics, forced closures of businesses, mandatory
evacuations, and public safety power shut-offs.