Extensive List of Support for H.R. 3309

From: The Committee on the Judiciary Sent By: olivia.lee@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3309 Date: 12/5/2013 Dear Colleague: More individuals and companies, big and small, urge Congress to enact H.R. 3309, the “Innovation Act,” to fight patent trolls and support American innovation. The “Innovation Act” will enact critical reforms in our nation’s legal system that will help […]

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Cosponsor H.R. 3556, the Humane Care for Primates Act

From: The Honorable Renee L. Ellmers Sent By: adam.wood@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3556 Date: 12/5/2013 Dear Colleague, Often times primates abroad are subject to neglect, abuse, or otherwise inhumane conditions. Many of these primates would greatly benefit from placement in sanctuaries in the United States. However, since 1975, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) […]

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Join the Bipartisan Peace Corps Caucus

From: The Honorable Sam Farr Sent By: caitie.whelan@mail.house.gov Date: 12/4/2013 Dear Colleague: As Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Members of Congress, we encourage you to support Peace Corps Volunteers in your district by joining the bipartisan Peace Corps Caucus. Over the past 50 years, through war and conflict, more than 210,000 Americans have served their country […]

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Cosponor Canada Day Resolution!

From: The Honorable Bart Stupak Sent By: liza.reiderman@mail.house.gov Bill: H.Res. 519 Date: 6/10/2009 THE NORTHERN BORDER CAUCUS HONORS CANADA’S BIRTHDAY COSPONSOR CANADA DAYRESOLUTION H. RES. 519 June 10, 2009 Dear Colleague: As co-chairs of the congressional Northern Border Caucus, we invite you to join us in support of the attached resolution recognizing Canada Day, the […]

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Cosponsor a Resolution Honoring the American National Red Cross

I invite you to join me as a cosponsor of a resolution honoring the month of March as Red Cross Month. Since 1943, every President of the United States has proclaimed March to be “Red Cross Month,” to honor one of the most well-known humanitarian organizations in the world, the American National Red Cross.

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Support the Captive Primate Act

This week’s tragic attack by a chimpanzee, leaving a woman in very critical condition brings renewed urgency to Congress to pass H.R. 80, the Captive Primate Safety Act. Below is a New York Times article which details the attack. We are writing to ask your support for the Captive Primate Safety Act,which will protect public health and safety as well as animal welfare by prohibiting interstate commerce in primates as pets.

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