Support Tribal Sovereignty and Economic Development: OPPOSE H.R 308

From: The Committee on Natural Resources – Minority Staff Sent By: daniel.torrez@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 308 Date: 7/10/2015 Support Tribal Sovereignty and Economic Development OPPOSE H.R 308 Dear Colleague, As Ranking Member of the House Natural Resources Committee, I write to ask that you oppose H.R 308, the deceptively titled “Keep the Promise Act of 2015.” […]

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Show Your Support for Federal Employees

From: The Honorable Donna F. Edwards Sent By: marc.rehmann@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 785 Date: 7/2/2015 Supported by: American Federation of Government Employees; Federal Managers Association; National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association; and National Treasury Employees Union Current Cosponsors: Reps. Beatty, Beyer, Bishop (D-GA), Boyle, Cartwright, Connolly, Cummings, Ellison, Garamendi, Johnson (D-TX), Kaptur, Lynch, McCollum, Meeks, […]

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Improve and Extend Tax Credits for Hiring Heroes

From: The Honorable Cheri Bustos Sent By: jonathan.tauberg@mail.house.gov Date: 7/2/2015 Improve and Extend Tax Credits for Hiring Heroes Dear Colleague, I am writing to ask you to cosponsor the Jobs for Heroes Act, a bill that extends and improves two important tax credits that encourage businesses to hire veterans. This is identical, except for a […]

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Urge IRS to provide banking relief for Americans living abroad

From: The Honorable Carolyn B. Maloney Sent By: Max.Whitcomb@mail.house.gov Date: 6/30/2015 Dear Colleague: We write to ask that you join us in signing a letter to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) urging relief for countless overseas Americans prohibited from using basic banking services as a result of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). Enacted […]

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Beer Wine and Spirits in the Mail (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Jackie Speier Sent By: james.pollack@mail.house.gov Date: 6/26/2015 Current Cosponsors (23): Andy Barr, Don Beyer, Earl Blumenauer, Suzanne Bonamici, Matt Cartwright, Jim Costa, Peter DeFazio, Lois Frankel, John Garamendi, Sam Graves, Raúl M. Grijalva, Bill Johnson, Walter Jones, Ann Kirkpatrick, Doug LaMalfa, Brenda L. Lawrence, Nita M. Lowey, James P. McGovern, Jared Polis, […]

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Investing in America’s R&D

From: The Honorable Donna F. Edwards Sent By: marc.rehmann@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1852 Date: 6/25/2015 Be Co-sponsor of the 21st Century Investment Act of 2015 Co-Sponsors: Reps. Cicilline, Cummings, Honda, Keating, Lujan Grisham, Norton, and Tsongas As our economy continues to gain strength, we need to aid our nation’s manufacturing community through strengthening research and development. […]

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Support Our Volunteer Firefighters & First Responders: Cosponsor H.R. 2535, the SERVE Act of 2015

From: The Honorable Richard L. Hanna Sent By: nick.stewart@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2535 Date: 6/10/2015 Support Our Volunteer Firefighters & First Responders Cosponsor H.R. 2535, the SERVE Act of 2015 Endorsed by the National Volunteer Fire Council Current cosponsors: Cartwright, Collins (GA), King (NY), Meadows, Peterson, Poliquin Dear Colleague: Across the country, local volunteer fire departments […]

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Tax Cut for Student Borrowers

From: The Honorable Jim McDermott Sent By: michael.gleeson@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2429 Date: 6/25/2015 Organization supporting the bill (18):American Association of Community Colleges; American Association of State Colleges and Universities; American College on Education; Association of American Universities;Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges; Associations of Jesuit Colleges and Universities; Association of Public and Land-grant […]

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Help Eliminate The Student Loan Tax Penalty

From: The Honorable Jim McDermott Sent By: michael.gleeson@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2429 Date: 6/24/2015 Organization supporting the bill (18):American Association of Community Colleges; American Association of State Colleges and Universities; American College on Education; Association of American Universities;Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges; Associations of Jesuit Colleges and Universities; Association of Public and Land-grant […]

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New Markets Tax Credit Support Letter (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Michael R. Turner Sent By: vince.erfe@mail.house.gov Date: 6/22/2015 New Markets Tax Credit Support Letter Deadline Extended to COB Thursday, June 25, 2015 Current signers (42): Turner, Fattah, Higgins, Vargas, Hastings, Ellison, Bennie Thompson, Cardenas, Moore, Norton, Grijalva, Frankel, Hinojosa, Robert Brady, Rush, Carson, McGovern, McCollum, Serrano, Kilmer, Tim Ryan, Costa, Lee, Welch, […]

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