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Learn How a Revolutionary Law Will Help Defeat COVID-19

April 21, 2020

            Did you know that a 40 year old law is responsible for moving new discoveries from the lab bench to reality, creating jobs in the STEM professions and leveraging a federal investment in basic research into significant private investments in applied
R&D?  These partnerships are responsible for the rapid advances being made in treating the COVID-19 pandemic.

Families and screen-time use during the time of COVID-19

April 21, 2020

With more than 95% of Americans under stay-at-home instructions in the COVID-19 pandemic, most schools and families have turned to on-line technology to continue children’s education and also to maintain broader social and family connections. But, as computers
assume an ever more central role in work, play, school and social life, parents are eager to help their children find the right balance between screen time and other activities and to understand both the promise and perils of an on-line childhood. This is
a matter of pressing importance in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic. Please join us in cosponsoring H.R. 1367, the Children and Media Research Advancement Act (CAMRA Act), bipartisan and bicameral legislation that will help us understand how the dramatic
changes in technology and media are affecting children’s physical and mental development. 

Cosponsor legislation related to the increasing number of default gun proceeds during the pandemic

April 20, 2020

Please join me in cosponsoring a bill to direct the FBI to report the number of “default proceeds” during the COVID-19 public health emergency. The reporting of this information will enable Congress and the public to better understand how many prohibited
individuals may be gaining access to firearms during the current pandemic.

Learn How a Revolutionary Law Will Help Defeat COVID-19

April 20, 2020

            Did you know that a 40 year old law is responsible for moving new discoveries from the lab bench to reality, creating jobs in the STEM professions and leveraging a federal investment in basic research into significant private investments in applied
R&D?  These partnerships are responsible for the rapid advances being made in treating the COVID-19 pandemic.

CORONAVIRUS: ASSURE NURSING HOME RESIDENTS ACCESS TO TELEHEALTH AND VIRTUAL VISITS WITH LOVES ONES

April 20, 2020

Older adults are among the most vulnerable populations during the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. According to the

World Health Organization, people over 60 are at the highest risk for severe disease and death from COVID-19,

with 80% of COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. and
95% of deaths in Europe occurring among older adults. In an effort to protect older adults from COVID-19, visits to nursing homes have been restricted across the country, and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced a policy temporarily eliminating
visitation in over one hundred VA nursing facilities.

Learn How a Revolutionary Law Will Help Defeat COVID-19

April 17, 2020

            Did you know that a 40 year old law is responsible for moving new discoveries from the lab bench to reality, creating jobs in the STEM professions and leveraging a federal investment in basic research into significant private investments in applied
R&D?  These partnerships are responsible for the rapid advances being made in treating the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cosponsor bill to direct the FBI to report data related to the increasing number of default proceeds during the COVID-19 pandemic

April 16, 2020

Please join me in cosponsoring a bill to direct the FBI to report the number of “default proceeds” during the COVID-19 public health emergency. The reporting of this information will enable Congress and the public to better understand how many prohibited
individuals may be gaining access to firearms during the current pandemic.