Enact Menu Labeling Reforms Before May 5 Deadline

Sending Office: Honorable Cathy McMorris Rodgers Sent By: Megan.Perez@mail.house.gov Dear Colleague: Earlier this month, the Wall Street Journal ran an editorial (below) on why we need to enact H.R. 772, the Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act before the May 5 deadline, which is quickly approaching, and I thought you may be interested in reading it. This legislation currently […]

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Help Support Small Businesses – Cosponsor H.R. 1917, the BRICK Act

Sending Office: Honorable Bill Johnson Sent By: David.Rardin@mail.house.gov Request for Cosponsor(s) Current cosponsors: Sanford Bishop Jr., Tim Murphy, Martha Roby, Pete Sessions, Terri Sewell   Dear Colleague, I encourage you to join this bipartisan legislation, which would simply allow for the consideration and completion of any judicial review regarding EPA’s 2015 national emission standards for […]

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Grow Small Business, Boost Manufacturing, Employ Veterans

Sending Office: Honorable Bradley Scott Schneider Sent By: Jessica.Schwartz@mail.house.gov Request for Cosponsor(s) Grow Small Business, Boost Manufacturing, Employ Veterans Cosponsor H.R.758, the GI Internship Program Act Dear Colleague, Too many of our veterans returning from active duty still face high unemployment despite their distinct rather than unique leadership abilities and proven skill sets. Yet for […]

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Cannabis Banking – Secure and Fair Enforcement Banking Act (SAFE Banking Act)

Sending Office: Honorable Ed Perlmutter Sent By: Noah.Marine@mail.house.gov Request for Cosponsor(s) Original Co-Sponsors: Perlmutter, Heck (WA), Rohrabacher, Young (AK), Blumenauer, Hunter (CA), Polis, Courtney, Norton (DC), DeGette, Pocan, DelBene, Titus, Cohen, Lewis (MN), Lieu, Conyers, Lee (CA), Correa (CA), Peters (CA), Sherman Dear Colleague: Please join us as an original co-sponsor of the Secure and […]

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Menu Labeling Does Not Affect Preemption

Sending Office: McMorris Rodgers, Cathy Sent By: Megan.Perez@mail.house.gov Dear Colleague: On April 17, 2017, the National Restaurant Association sent a letter to members of Congress opposing the Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act (H.R. 772/S. 261). Specifically, the organization is claiming that the bill would negatively affect federal preemption and legal liability protections that were included […]

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Support Main Street Financial Institutions (v. 6)

Sending Office: Honorable Scott R. Tipton Sent By: Christian.Jorgenson@mail.house.gov The Taking Account of Institutions with Low Operation Risk Act of 2017 Previously Endorsed By: ABA, ICBA, CUNA, NAFCU, the Main Street Growth Project, and 53 State Bank Associations 113 Cosponsors in the 114th Congress Dear Colleague, Banks and credit unions are currently regulated under a “one-size-fits-all” […]

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Join the Congressional Census Caucus

Sending Office: Honorable Carolyn B. Maloney Sent By: Max.Whitcomb@mail.house.gov We invite you to join the newly reestablished Congressional Census Caucus. The purpose of this caucus is to inform and organize members of Congress around the importance of the Census and the National Statistical system and the integral role that they play in governance, business and […]

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Be an Original to Reintroduce: First Responders Passport Act (v. 2)

Sending Office: Issa, Darrell E. Sent By: Chelsea.Cuellar@mail.house.gov Request for Cosponsor(s) Original cosponsors: Comstock, Boyle, Holmes-Norton Dear Colleague: I invite you to be an original cosponsor of the First Responders Passport Act of 2017, which would waive the passport fee for certain first responders who may travel to a foreign country to aid in natural disaster response effort. America’s […]

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EQUAL RIGHTS AND ACCESS FOR THE WOMEN OF SOUTH SUDAN ACT

  From: The Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee Sent By: RichardRyan.Bruno@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 48 Date: 4/11/2017 “Equal Rights and Access for the Women of South Sudan Act” Cosponsors (113th Congress): Alcee Hastings, Mike Honda, Barbara Lee, John Lewis, Gwen Moore, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Jared Polis, Charles Rangel, Donald Payne, Jr.     Dear Colleague:   I […]

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Support the H-2B RWE (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Jack Bergman Sent By: chris.matarangas@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1627 Date: 4/11/2017 Reinstate the H-2B Returning Worker Exemption Current Cosponsors (27): Reps. Keating, Meehan, Comstock, Weber, Stewart, Pingree, Messer, Stefanik, Gibbs, Moolenaar, Johnson, Wagner, Westerman, Poliquin, Fitzpatrick, Nolan, Jenkins, Cramer, Vela, Thompson, Huizenga, Coffman, Faso, Polis, Mullin, Bishop, and Yoho   Dear Colleague, I write today to invite you to become an […]

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