Urge FIFA to Remove Russia as the Host of the 2018 World Cup

From: The Honorable Leonard Lance Sent By: michael.taggart@mail.house.gov Date: 6/2/2015 Dear Colleague, Last week, the United States charged several FIFA officials on charges ranging from bribery to money laundering in relation to the bidding process for selecting World Cup hosts, including Russia as the 2018 host. Despite this, FIFA still re-elected Joseph Blatter as their […]

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REMINDER: Event Tomorrow on the Impact of U.S. Foreign Assistance

From: The Honorable Adam Smith Sent By: Mina.Garcia@mail.house.gov Date: 6/2/2015 Dear Colleague, By now, you should have received an invitation to an event on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 that will be hosted by InterAction in collaboration with the Caucus for Effective Foreign Assistance. The event titled, “Measuring the Impact of U.S. Foreign Assistance: Ensuring Accountability […]

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THURSDAY: Briefing on Country of Origin Labeling (COOL)

From: The Honorable Daniel T. Kildee Sent By: jordan.dickinson@mail.house.gov Date: 6/2/2015 Agriculture LAs, Congressmen Dan Kildee and Richard Hudson have recently created the bipartisan Agriculture and Rural America Task Force. So far, we have a bipartisan group of 20 members. Below is a description of the Task Force. Please let us know if your boss […]

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Invest in American Jobs: Be a Cosponsor of the Buy America Update Act

From: The Honorable Daniel Lipinski Sent By: andrew.davis@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2451 Date: 6/2/2015 Be a Cosponsor of H.R. 2451, The Buy America Update Act Cosponsors: Joyce, Higgins, Lawrence, Bustos, Pocan, Norton, Dingell Dear Colleague: As co-chairs of the Congressional Buy American Caucus, we write to you today to invite you to sign on as a […]

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Defend Internet Freedom: Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly’s H.R. 2251

From: The Honorable Mike Kelly Sent By: isaac.fong@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2251 Date: 6/2/2015 Cosponsor H.R. 2251, the Defending Internet Freedom Act of 2015 Kelly (PA-03) (sponsor), McCaul, Jones, Gosar Supported by the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), Center for Security Policy, Eagle Forum, and Heritage Action for America. Dear Colleague, Last year, the […]

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Cosponsor The American Trade Enforcement Effectiveness Act

From: The Honorable Mike Bost Sent By: mark.ratto@mail.house.gov Date: 5/29/2015 Cosponsor H.R. 2523 – American Trade Enforcement Effectiveness Act CoSponsors: Murphy (PA), Visclosky, Crawford, Sewell, Rothfus, Kelly (PA), Ryan (OH), Gibbs, Shimkus, Johnson (OH), Nolan, Renacci, Rouzer, Byrne, Kaptur, Flores, Barletta, Hudson, Greene, Rokita, Pittenger, Stivers, Aderholt, Pascrell, Reed, McKinley, Jones (NC), Turner, Tipton Dear […]

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Prevent Russia From Hosting the 2018 World Cup

From: The Honorable Leonard Lance Sent By: michael.taggart@mail.house.gov Date: 5/28/2015 Dear Colleague, Yesterday the United States charged several FIFA officials on charges ranging from bribery to money laundering in relation to the bidding process for selecting World Cup hosts, including Russia as the 2018 host. Despite this, tomorrow FIFA is still expected to re-elect Joseph […]

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Cosponsor the Freedom to Travel to Cuba Act of 2015

From: The Honorable Mark Sanford Sent By: marie.meszaros@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 664 Date: 5/21/2015 Current Cosponsors: Jim McGovern, Jason Chaffetz, Barbara Lee, Kevin Cramer, Charles Rangel, Walter Jones, Cynthia Lummis, Thomas Massie, Kathy Castor, Rosa DeLauro, Sam Farr, Chris Van Hollen, Peter Welch, Nydia Velazquez, Beto O’Rourke, Keith Ellison, Peter DeFazio, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Maxine Waters, […]

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Reception-“Nigeria 2015: Beyond the Ballot” Democracy, Business Opportunities and Security

From: The Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee Sent By: Abiola.Afolayan@mail.house.gov Date: 5/18/2015 Congress members are invited to make comments. with Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee & Honorable Chris Smith Dear Colleague: You should have received an invitation from the Nigerian-American Leadership Council in association with Congresswoman Sheila Jackson-Lee and Congressman Chris Smith for a discussion on Nigerian […]

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Today! Manufacturing Caucus Ex-Im Briefing

From: The Honorable Tom Reed Sent By: Phillips.Hinch@mail.house.gov Date: 5/14/2015 Today House Manufacturing Caucus Briefing on Export-Import Bank Thursday, May 14, 2015 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. B-318 Rayburn HOB Panelists: Congressman Tom Reed (NY-23), Co-Chair Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13), Co-Chair Sean Mulvaney, a member of the board of directors of the Export-Import Bank of […]

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