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Support your local United Way, Cosponsor the Universal Charitable Giving Act (H.R. 3988)

March 13, 2018

Sending Office: Walker, Mark Sent By: Rusty.Mau@mail.house.gov         Request for Cosponsor(s) Cosponsors (13):  Byrne, Capuano, Comstock, Fitzpatrick, Gaetz, Grothman, Huizenga, Lamborn, Mooney, Norton, Posey, Ruppersberger, Williams Dear Colleague: Join me in supporting charitable giving by cosponsoring the Universal Charitable Giving Act of 2017 (H.R. 3988).  This bill establishes a universal charitable deduction for individuals and married […]

Support Robust Funding for the EEOC in Light of the #MeToo Movement

March 13, 2018

Over the past several months, workers across the country have come forward with their own harrowing stories of sexual abuse and harassment in the workplace. In light of this, we are concerned that the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) does
not have sufficient resources to fulfill its mandate to enforce anti-discrimination and harassment laws.

H.R. 3315, Protecting Consumer Access to Vision Care Act of 2017

March 12, 2018

Currently, there exists a severe inequity in Treasury regulations in the way stand-alone vision plans (SAVPs) are treated under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Section 9010 of the ACA imposes a health insurer fee on covered entities engaged in the business
of providing health insurance. While it can be debated whether or not the fee ever made sense for a traditional health insurance company, it is clear that this fee should never have applied to SAVPs.

Co-sponsor the Disabled Access Credit Expansion Act

March 12, 2018

I invite you to show your support for Americans with disabilities by co-sponsoring the Disabled Access Credit Expansion Act—a bill that doubles the
Disabled Access Credit (DAC) and loosens eligibility requirements to better help small businesses comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Deadline Extended to 3/14! – Protect States’ Rights – Support the McClintock-Polis Appropriations Letter

March 9, 2018

Please join us in sending a letter to the Commerce, Justice and Science Appropriations Subcommittee requesting that the “McClintock-Polis Amendment” language be included in the FY19 appropriations bill. The language would prevent the Department
of Justice from using any funds appropriated by Congress to enforce federal laws regarding activities that are legal under state law with regard to marijuana, regardless of whether the marijuana laws are recreational or medicinal.

SUPPORT FUNDING FOR THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE

March 9, 2018

We ask you to support funding for the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) by
signing the letter below addressed to both the Financial Services Appropriation Subcommittee requesting $12.9 billion for Fiscal Year 2019.  The $12.9 billion request is equal to the level of funds recommended in the President’s Fiscal Year 2016 budget submission. 

LATINA Resolution- DEADLINE TODAY- Become ORIGINAL CO-SPONSOR of a resolution recognizing Latinas during National Women’s History Month

March 7, 2018

The month of March is National Women’s History Month. Please join me in honoring Latinas in the United States by cosponsoring a resolution Recognizing Women’s History Month and celebrating the heritage, culture, and contributions of Latinas in the United
States. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) will be introducing identical legislation in the Senate.

Become an ORIGINAL CO-SPONSOR of a resolution recognizing Latinas during National Women’s History Month

March 7, 2018

The month of March is National Women’s History Month. Please join me in honoring Latinas in the United States by cosponsoring a resolution Recognizing Women’s History Month and celebrating the heritage, culture, and contributions of Latinas in the United
States. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) will be introducing identical legislation in the Senate.