34 organizations agree: Support the SPEAK FREE Act so you don’t get SLAPPed

From: The Honorable Blake Farenthold Sent By: ac@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2304 Date: 6/17/2015 Supported by: Association of Alternative Newsmedia, ASNE, Avvo, California Anti-SLAPP Project, Center for Democracy and Technology, Competitive Enterprise Institute, Copia Institute, CCIA, Consumer Electronics Association, Engine, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Demand Progress, Fight for the Future, FreedomWorks, Government Accountability Project, Glassdoor, Horvity & […]

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Tell the FAA: No Calls on Planes! (v. 5)

From: The Honorable Steve Cohen Sent By: brittany.hernandez@mail.house.gov Date: 12/9/2013 Tell the FAA: No Calls on Planes! Current Co-Signers: Capuano, Cohen Cooper, DeFazio, Esty, Farr, Grijalva, McCollum, Petri, Schwartz Deadline to Sign On: Wednesday, December 11 Dear Colleague: The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will soon consider a proposal to lift its ban on the use […]

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CAPITOL HILL MODELING & SIMULATION EXPO

From: The Honorable J. Randy Forbes Sent By: john.bacon@mail.house.gov Date: 6/17/2015 Dear Colleague, As the Chairman of the Congressional Modeling & Simulation Caucus, I invite you to join me at the premier M&S Event on the Hill, The National Training and Simulation Association’s 2015 Capitol Hill Modeling & Simulation (M&S) Expo. The theme for this […]

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TODAY Lunch Briefing: Making a Maker

From: The Honorable Daniel Lipinski Sent By: shawn.kimmel@mail.house.gov Date: 6/15/2015 You are cordially invited to attend a forum: “Making a Maker” Monday, June 15, 2015 Noon– 1:00pm B-340 Rayburn House Office Building RSVP at: https://fs19.formsite.com/rsvp2/13STEMk12/index.html Lunch Provided Sponsored by ASME, the Council on Undergraduate Research, and SAE International in conjunction with the STEM Education and […]

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Co-sponsor H.R. 910, the Vehicle-to-Infrastructure Safety Technology Investment Flexibility Act

From: The Honorable Candice S. Miller Sent By: jeff.orzechowski@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 910 Date: 6/12/2015 Co-Sponsor H.R. 910, Vehicle-to-Infrastructure Safety Technology Investment Flexibility Act of 2015 Endorsed By: Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America), American Automotive Policy Council (AAPC), Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers, Transportation for America (T4A), Association of Global Automakers, Association for Commuter Transportation, […]

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Lunch Briefing: Making a Maker

From: The Honorable Daniel Lipinski Sent By: shawn.kimmel@mail.house.gov Date: 6/12/2015 You are cordially invited to attend a forum: “Making a Maker” Monday, June 15, 2015 Noon– 1:00pm B-340 Rayburn House Office Building RSVP at: https://fs19.formsite.com/rsvp2/13STEMk12/index.html Lunch Provided Sponsored by ASME, the Council on Undergraduate Research, and SAE International in conjunction with the STEM Education and […]

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Bipartisan FOIA Reform

From: The Honorable Darrell E. Issa Sent By: robert.rische@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 653 Date: 6/12/2015 Strengthen Public Access to Government Information Cosponsors *original cosponsor Mike Quigley (IL)* Brad Ashford (NE) Julia Brownley (CA) Matt Cartwright (PA) Gerald Connolly (VA) Mark DeSaulnier (CA) Tammy Duckworth (IL) Bill Foster (IL) Tulsi Gabbard (HI) Michael Honda (CA) Hank Johnson […]

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Support the STARBASE Program, Rep. Lowenthal Amendment #18

From: The Honorable Barbara Comstock Sent By: chris.worrell@mail.house.gov Date: 6/10/2015 Please support the Lowenthal Amendment to increase STARBASE funding to grow the STEM knowledge and skills of American youth. According to CBO, the amendment would have the net effect of reducing budget authority and outlays by about $1 million. The $5 million increase for the […]

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Support IPR Reform in H.R. 9, the Innovation Act

From: The Honorable Charles W. Dent Sent By: dennis.petersen@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 9 Date: 6/5/2015 Current cosigners: Dent, Peters, Vargas, Lance Dear Colleague, Please join us in urging the House Judiciary Committee to address the issue of inter partes review (IPR) abuse in the forthcoming patent reform bill, H.R. 9, the Innovation Act. While the establishment […]

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Become an Original Cosponsor the Training Highly Skilled Americans Act

From: The Honorable Dina Titus Sent By: elizabeth.decker@mail.house.gov Date: 6/3/2015 Dear Colleague: We often hear from businesses about the shortage of American workers who have the skills needed to compete in the 21st century economy. Too few students are choosing to study science, technology, engineering, and math; yet these STEM fields open the door to […]

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