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Cosponsor the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act

June 22, 2015

From: The Honorable Bill Posey Sent By: anna.schartner@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2726 Date: 6/22/2015 HONOR THE APOLLO 11 ASTRONAUTS AND THEIR HISTORICAL ACHIEVEMENT Original Cosponsors: Blum, Culberson, Gene Green Dear Colleague, The United States remains the only country to have ever landed humans on a celestial body off the Earth and brought them home safely. Honoring […]

Briefing 6/26: Cyber Security in the Americas (v. 2)

June 22, 2015

From: The Honorable Sam Farr Sent By: ana.sorrentino@mail.house.gov Date: 6/22/2015 Cyber Security in the Americas Congressman Farr’s Latin America on the Rise Briefing Series Friday, June 26 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Congressional Meeting Room North Capitol Visitors Center Dear Colleague: As the economic and social benefits offered by an open, secure, and reliable Internet are […]

Stand With T-Mobile Workers

June 22, 2015

From: The Honorable Mark Pocan Sent By: Sydney.Terry@mail.house.gov Date: 6/22/2015 Deadline to Sign: Friday, June 26, COB Endorsing Organizations: Communications Workers of America (CWA) Current Cosigners: Pocan, Courtney, Susan Davis, DeSaulnier, Ellison, Green, Grijalva, Kaptur, Lawrence, Lieu, McDermott, McGovern, Moore, Nadler, Rangel, Schakowsky, Takano Dear Colleague, I write you today to discuss the disturbing employment […]

Protect Consumer Data Privacy as an Original Co-Sponsor

June 19, 2015

In the aftermath of high-profile cyber attacks into the private data of federal employees and Anthem Health Insurance customers, it has never been more apparent that data security must be a priority for this Congress.

Briefing 6/26: Cyber Security in the Americas

June 19, 2015

From: The Honorable Sam Farr Sent By: ana.sorrentino@mail.house.gov Date: 6/19/2015 Cyber Security in the Americas Congressman Farr’s Latin America on the Rise Briefing Series Friday, June 26 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Congressional Meeting Room North Capitol Visitors Center Dear Colleague: As the economic and social benefits offered by an open, secure, and reliable Internet are […]

Cosponsor Legislation to Repeal the Medical Device Tax with a Sensible Offset

June 18, 2015

From: The Honorable Jared Polis Sent By: craig.frucht@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1533 Date: 6/18/2015 Repeal the Medical Device Tax — With a Sensible Offset Cosponsor H.R. 1533, the Medical Device Tax Elimination Act Dear Colleague, Today, the House will be voting on H.R. 160, the Protect Medical Innovation Act. This legislation would repeal the medical device […]

NYT Editorial Board: Congressional Research Belongs to the Public

June 18, 2015

From: The Honorable Leonard Lance Sent By: michael.taggart@mail.house.gov Bill: H.Res. 34 Date: 6/18/2015 JOIN THE BIPARTISAN EFFORT TO MAKE CRS REPORTS AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC AND IMPROVE THE DEMOCRACTIC PROCESS Cosponsors: Quigley*, Cooper*, Polis*, Schiff, Costa, Slaughter, McGovern, Walz, Bustos *original cosponsor Supported by: American Association of Law Libraries, American Association of University Professors (AAUP), […]

Next Thursday: NASA Journey to Mars Day on the Hill

June 18, 2015

From: The Honorable Steven M. Palazzo Sent By: anna.rush@mail.house.gov Date: 6/18/2015 NASA’s Journey to Mars Day on the Hill Thursday, June 25, 2015 3:00 to 7:00 pm in Rayburn Foyer (Reception begins at 5:00 pm) Dear Colleague, As you know, NASA is taking our nation to new frontiers in space. This journey, and the technological […]

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

June 17, 2015

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 & […]

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

June 17, 2015

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 […]