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LAST CALL FOR SIGNATURES, CLOSING AT 12p TODAY: Urge House and Senate Leadership to prioritize SNAP during the COVID-19 Pandemic

April 3, 2020

Please join me in sending a letter to House and Senate Leadership, asking that they prioritize the needs of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) participants in any upcoming stimulus packages to address the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.

Cosponsor the Strengthening UI for Coronavirus Impacted Workers and Students Act

April 3, 2020

Cosponsors: Fudge, Garcia, Larson, Lowenthal, Norton, Rouda, Ryan and Soto. 

Support Recurring Payments During the COVID-19 Pandemic

April 3, 2020

Reps. Tlaib, Pressley, Cleaver, Raskin, Escobar, Omar, and Ocasio-Cortez and Senator Harris invite you to join them in sending the below bicameral letter
encouraging leadership to include recurring, monthly, direct payments in the fourth coronavirus response package.

PROTECT VICTIMS OF SEXUAL ABUSE AND STALKING

April 3, 2020

We urge you to become a cosponsor of the Safe at Home Act (H.R. 4705) to help protect victims of sexual violence and stalking by strengthening Address Confidentiality Programs (ACP).

Help Vets & SSI Recipients Get Relief ASAP – Tell Treasury, SSA, VA, & IRS to Automatically Send Relief Payments to Vulnerable Individuals

April 2, 2020

The bipartisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act explicitly provides the Treasury Department with the authority to provide payments to seniors receiving Social Security retirement benefits and to individuals receiving Social Security
disability benefits, even if these individuals do not file tax returns. Unfortunately, though, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) published guidance this past Monday indicating that the agency will require Social Security beneficiaries, Supplemental Security
Income (SSI) recipients, and veterans receiving pensions to file 2019 tax returns to receive stimulus payments.

CLOSING AT 12p TOMORROW: Urge House and Senate Leadership to prioritize SNAP during the COVID-19 Pandemic

April 2, 2020

Please join me in sending a letter to House and Senate Leadership, asking that they prioritize the needs of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) participants in any upcoming stimulus packages to address the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.

Join the U.S. Congressional Coronavirus Task Force

April 2, 2020

This letter is to inform you about the newly created bipartisan Congressional Coronavirus Task Force and to invite you to join us on this task force. This task force will marshal the collective experience and expertise of Members of Congress
and Congressional Committees to produce an action plan and provide input into health policy and legislative efforts, be a vehicle for receiving and disseminating information on a regular basis to the entire Congress and the general public, to advocate for
needed resources, and to work with the Administration to act promptly on all matters related to combatting the coronavirus.

Become a Co-Sponsor of the COVID-19 Small Business Recovery Grants Act

April 2, 2020

I invite you to join me as a sponsor of H.R. 6292, the COVID-19 Small Business Recovery Grants Act of 2020, which establishes a $1 billion fund to provide direct relief to ranchers,
farmers, and small businesses that suffer an economic loss as a result of devastation unleashed by the pandemic.

Help Vets & SSI Recipients Get Relief ASAP – Tell Treasury, SSA, VA, & IRS to Automatically Send Relief Payments to Vulnerable Individuals

April 2, 2020

The bipartisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act explicitly provides the Treasury Department with the authority to provide payments to seniors receiving Social Security retirement benefits and to individuals receiving Social Security
disability benefits, even if these individuals do not file tax returns. Unfortunately, though, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) published guidance this past Monday indicating that the agency would require Social Security beneficiaries, Supplemental Security
Income (SSI) recipients, and veterans receiving pensions to file 2019 tax returns to receive stimulus payments.