Join an Inequality Special Order

Over the last thirty years inequality has grown in the United States at a rapid rate. America’s top 10% now average more than 9 times as much income as the bottom 90% of Americans.

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Join an Inequality Special Order

Over the last thirty years inequality has grown in the United States at a rapid rate. America’s top 10% now average more than 9 times as much income as the bottom 90% of Americans.

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Member Submissions for FY19 Financial Services & General Government Appropriations

As Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, I want to make you aware that
the Subcommittee will be accepting additional fiscal year 2019 Member requests, or revisions to previous submissions
through Wednesday, April 11, 2018.  With the enactment of the final fiscal year 2018 appropriations bills last month, the Subcommittee is providing additional time so that Members have the opportunity to use enacted fiscal year 2018 funding
or language as a benchmark in their 2019 Member submissions.

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Join an Inequality Special Order

Over the last thirty years inequality has grown in the United States at a rapid rate. America’s top 10% now average more than 9 times as much income as the bottom 90% of Americans.

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Support Charities, Cosponsor the Universal Charitable Giving Act (H.R. 3988)

Sending Office: Walker, Mark Sent By: Rusty.Mau@mail.house.gov         Request for Cosponsor(s) Cosponsors (16):  Byrne, Capuano, Cartwright, Comstock, Fitzpatrick, Gaetz, Grothman, Huizenga, Lamborn,  McKinley, Mooney, Norton, Posey, Rogers (AL), 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 […]

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Help Eliminate Food Deserts! Cosponsor the Healthy Food Access for All Americans Act (HFAAA)

Currently an estimated 37 million Americans live in what the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) classifies as a food desert—not living within a mile of a grocery store in urban communities or 10 miles of a grocery store in rural areas. The lack
of healthy foods has devastating effects on the health of communities, leading to higher incidents of obesity, diabetes, and heart disease.

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

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.

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

Sending Office: Walker, Mark Sent By: Rusty.Mau@mail.house.gov         Request for Cosponsor(s) Cosponsors (16):  Byrne, Capuano, Cartwright, Comstock, Fitzpatrick, Gaetz, Grothman, Huizenga, Lamborn,  McKinley, Mooney, Norton, Posey, Rogers (AL), 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 […]

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

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.

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