LAST DAY TO COSPONSOR THE IGNITING AMERICAN RESEARCH ACT

From: The Honorable Scott H. Peters Sent By: lumay.wang@mail.house.gov Date: 12/11/2013 LAST DAY TO BE AN ORIGINAL COSPONSOR The R&D Tax Credit is expiring for the 16th time!! Please support strengthening and renewing it. Deadline: TODAY Dec 11 COB Current cosponsors: Honda, DelBene, P. Murphy, Lofgren Dear Colleague: At the end of this year, the […]

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Tell the FAA: No Calls on Planes! (v. 4)

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, Cooper, DeFazio, Ellison, Esty, Farr, Grijalva, McCollum, Petri, Pocan, 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 […]

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Stop Cell Phones on Planes

From: The Honorable Peter A. DeFazio Sent By: michael.hayes@mail.house.gov Date: 12/9/2013 Closing Tomorrow Sign the DeFazio Letter Signatories: Earl Blumenauer, Madeline Bordallo, Robert Brady, Julia Brownley, Michael Capuano, Steve Cohen, Jim Cooper, Jim Costa, John Duncan, Keith Ellison, Elizabeth Esty, Raul Grijalva, Michael Grimm, Janice Hahn, Hank Johnson, David Joyce, Sander Levin, Stephen Lynch, Betty […]

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Tell the FAA: No Calls on Planes! (v. 3)

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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Tell the FAA: No Calls on Planes! (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Steve Cohen Sent By: brittany.hernandez@mail.house.gov Date: 12/6/2013 Tell the FAA: No Calls on Planes! Current Co-Signers: Capuano, Cooper, DeFazio, Farr, Grijalva, McCollum, Petri 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 of the voice […]

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Strengthen email & cell phone privacy from government – Cosponsor ECPA reform

From: The Honorable Zoe Lofgren Sent By: Harley.Geiger@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 983 Date: 12/6/2013 H.R. 983 requires law enforcement to get a warrant to obtain Americans’ emails & cell phone location information. Dear Colleague: Under current law, government agencies do not need a warrant to obtain American’s private online communications or location information in most circumstances. […]

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Hometown Financial Institutions Support the Innovation Act (H.R. 3309)

From: The Committee on the Judiciary Sent By: olivia.lee@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3309 Date: 12/5/2013 Hometown Financial Institutions Support the Innovation Act (H.R. 3309) Support Legislation to Stop Patent Litigation Abuse Dear Colleague: American intellectual property, and patents in particular, drive innovation across all industries. Abusive patent litigation practices, often referred to as patent troll behavior, […]

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Oppose the Rohrabacher Amendment to H.R. 3309

From: The Committee on the Judiciary Sent By: olivia.lee@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3309 Date: 12/5/2013 Oppose the Rohrabacher Amendment Keep Patent Trolls Out of District Courts Dear Colleague: The Innovation Act ensures that patent applicants whose patent applications have been denied by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office can appeal the denial to the Court of […]

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