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Join Me in Protecting Our Personal Information

April 12, 2018

We have all heard the recent news about data breaches at several large corporations.  Our personal information is no longer safe.  In the past week, consumer information has been breached by several companies: Best Buy, Delta Air Lines, Lord & Taylor, Orbitz,
Panera, Saks Fifth Avenue, Sears, and Under Armour, just to name a few.  The time for strong, national data privacy and data protection rules is now and we must put them in place before further damage is done.

Join Me in Protecting Our Personal Information

April 11, 2018

We have all heard the recent news about data breaches at several large corporations.  Our personal information is no longer safe.  In the past week, consumer information has been breached by several companies: Best Buy, Delta Air Lines, Lord & Taylor, Orbitz,
Panera, Saks Fifth Avenue, Sears, and Under Armour, just to name a few.  The time for strong, national data privacy and data protection rules is now and we must put them in place before further damage is done.

Sign onto the letter to help domestic marine manufacturing industry concerning aluminum tariffs

April 11, 2018

Please cosign onto a letter to the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. International Trade Commission regarding aluminum tariffs negative impacts on the domestic marine manufacturing industry, which relies on this critical raw material. We urge the
DOC and ITC to be fair and measured in every respect to maintain the credibility of our trade enforcement regime among all American workers, including those who consume aluminum sheet in the production of marine and other downstream products.

Co-Sponsor Representative Posey’s Bill to Eliminate Death Gratuities

April 10, 2018

Sending Office: Posey, Bill Sent By: Johnathan.Sargent@mail.house.gov Current Cosponsors: Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO), Rep. Todd Rokita (R-IN), Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-AL), and Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-VA)   Dear Colleague,   As you know, the U.S. government pays a full year’s salary to the family of a member of Congress who dies serving while in office, […]

Protect Endangered and Threatened Species – Become an Original Cosponsor of Cecil the Lion Endangered and Threatened Species Act!

April 10, 2018

We invite you to join us as an original cosponsor of the Cecil the Lion Endangered and Threatened Species Act of 2018 (“Cecil Act”), which we will soon introduce. The Cecil Act will amend the Endangered Species Act (ESA) of 1973 to prohibit the taking of
any endangered species or threatened species of wildlife or fish in the United States as a trophy and the importation of any such trophy into the United States.

Join Me in Protecting Our Personal Information

April 9, 2018

We have all heard the recent news about data breaches at several large corporations.  Our personal information is no longer safe.  In the past week, consumer information has been breached by several companies: Best Buy, Delta Air Lines, Lord & Taylor, Orbitz,
Panera, Saks Fifth Avenue, Sears, and Under Armour, just to name a few.  The time for strong, national data privacy and data protection rules is now and we must put them in place before further damage is done.

Become a Cosponsor of the Retain Act, H.R. 1185

April 9, 2018

Offshoring, the practice of moving production to foreign locales while continuing to sell goods to the U.S. market, is a pervasive feature of the U.S. economy today. Market pressures drive businesses to seek reduced production costs, often in places where
standards of living and protections for workers and the environment are more lax than in the United States. Hundreds of American corporations are shipping thousands of jobs to foreign countries every year. Shifting of jobs occurs in all industry sectors including
manufacturing, services, supply chains, and all others. 

Lunch Briefing: Material Innovations in Transportation

April 9, 2018

As co-chairs of the Congressional Boating Caucus, we would like to remind you of the following briefing. Please see the invitation below.

Members Day FY 2019 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Subcommittee on Appropriations

April 4, 2018

In an effort to ensure all Members have an opportunity to provide input into the fiscal year 2019 Appropriations process, we invite you to testify on the agencies and programs under the jurisdiction of the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
Subcommittee.  Members may testify at a hearing on April 17, 2018 at 10:30 in H309 of the Capitol.