Join the Bipartisan CAST Diversity Caucus

Our nation is enlivened and enriched by our diversity. Unfortunately, America’s diversity is not reflected in its television and film industry. Approximately 40% of the United States’ population comes from minority groups, yet minorities are significantly
under-represented on both sides of the camera from leading roles to writers and directors to a whole host of other behind-the-scenes functions.

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Cosponsor the CLASSICS Act Today to Support Musicians in Your District

In July, Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and I introduced bipartisan legislation to close a long-standing gap in federal copyright law.  H.R. 3301, the Compensating Legacy Artists for their Songs, Service, and Important Contributions to Society Act (the
CLASSICS Act) resolves uncertainty over the copyright protections afforded to sound recordings made before 1972 by bringing these recordings into the federal copyright system and ensuring that digital transmissions of both pre- and post-1972 recordings are
treated equitably.

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Cosponsor H.R. 4023 Developing Tomorrow’s Engineering and Technical Workforce

The vitality of the innovation economy in the United States depends on the availability of an educated technical workforce. The best way we can promote economic growth and ensure that we can come up with solutions to our most pressing problems is to provide
the tools and education our students need to become innovators, entrepreneurs and technologists, and be ready for the rapidly growing technological future.

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