U.S. Chief Manufacturing Officer Act, H.R. 2900 – Seeking Co-Sponsors!

Manufacturing is the lifeblood of our economy and the backbone of the middle class.  The manufacturing industry has a significant impact in every congressional district across the United States.  Recent data shows that the manufacturing industry contributes
more than $2.38 trillion to the U.S. economy, with about 12.8 million workers employed by manufacturers across the country, accounting for ten percent of private sector jobs.  An additional 18.5 million jobs are supported indirectly by manufacturing businesses.

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Meet the Neighbors! Support the United States-Cuba Relations Normalization Act

While considerable progress has been made toward normalizing relations with Cuba, under the current administration we have taken step backwards such as reimposing restrictions on trade and travel with Cuba.  Measures such as these hurt American citizens,
workers, and industries.  I believe that we need to move forward, not backward, and work to create a more cooperative future with Cuba.

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Join the U.S.-Kazakhstan Caucus

We are pleased to invite you to join the Congressional U.S. – Kazakhstan Caucus for the 116th
Congress. As co-chairs of the Caucus, we are seeking broad bipartisan participation as we work to recognize and strengthen our strategic, military, and economic relationship with this important ally and critical partner in Central Asia.

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HEMP FOR VICTORY ACT – REQUEST FOR COLLABORATION

The Hemp for Victory Act of 2019 (H.R. 3652) is an unprecedented, comprehensive bill aimed at creating the foundations for our emerging hemp industry. Our goal is to ensure this crop thrives and produces a booming industry, but that it is
done correctly. This means ensuring there are proper labor standards, investment incentives, safe agricultural practices, environmental considerations, and more. 

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Seeking Originals: Safe Medicine Act – Protecting Americans from Tainted Foreign Pharmaceuticals

Tens of millions of Americans who depend on life-saving medications are at-risk of receiving tainted medicine from countries like China that do not abide by our laws and do not have America’s best interests in mind. In fact, millions have already taken such
tainted drugs.                                                                                      

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Co-sponsor the “Survey Our Military Impacted Schools Act”

Of the more than 1.2 million school-aged children of servicemen and women, more than
80 percent attend public schools. Virtually all school districts educate a child whose parent or guardian is serving in our Armed Forces, whether stationed here or abroad and whether on active duty or in the National Guard or Reserves. 

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