Sign a letter to oppose the Labor Department draft of the fiduciary standard as it limits guidance to low-income savers

From: The Honorable Thomas MacArthur Sent By: Justin.Durbin@mail.house.gov Date: 7/15/2015 CLOSING JULY 17TH Dear Colleague: I’d like to draw your attention to a potentially concerning decision by the Labor Department. Their current draft of the definition of a “fiduciary standard” under the Employee Retirement Investment Security Act (ERISA) has the potential to harm our nation’s […]

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Cosponsor H.R. 2937, the Cuban Military Transparency Act (v. 3)

From: The Honorable Devin Nunes Sent By: Rocco.DiCicco@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2937 Date: 7/15/2015 Current Cosponsors (45): Allen, Barletta, Bilirakis, Boustany, Cole, Costello, Crenshaw, Curbelo, DeSantis, Diaz-Balart, Duncan (SC), Frelinghuysen, Hardy, Heck (NV), Holding, Hudson, Jenkins (KS), Katko, King (NY), Kline, Lamborn, Lance, Marino, Messer, Miller (MI), Miller (FL), Mooney, Murphy (PA), Olson, Pompeo, Price (GA), […]

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Small Business Supports the Innovation Act

From: The Committee on the Judiciary Sent By: Eric.Bagwell@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 9 Date: 7/15/2015 Dear Colleague: America’s small business community is living in constant fear of falling victim to patent trolling. Patent trolls demand quick cash settlements knowing that many small businesses don’t have the resources to risk paying millions in litigation costs. This type […]

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Join the PROTECT US Act to Enable Swift and Punitive Responses Against Cyberattacks

From: The Honorable Mo Brooks Sent By: Annalyse.Keller@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3039 Date: 7/14/2015 Dear Colleague, As you are aware, foreign entities regularly engage in cyberattacks against the United States, our citizens, our infrastructure, and our businesses and job creators. By way of example: In 2004, a massive series of cyberattacks were discovered and believed by […]

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Supporting Industry Need for Skilled and Technical Workers

From: The Honorable Brenda L. Lawrence Sent By: Sophia.Anwar@mail.house.gov Date: 7/13/2015 Join the Bipartisan Congressional Investment in America’s Skilled Workforce Caucus Dear Colleague, We believe Congress can work together to make America’s workforce the strongest in the world. I urge you to join our mission to examine the many ways we can strengthen and grow […]

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Please Join Us for a Congressional Briefing on Burundi Elections

From: The Honorable Bobby L. Rush Sent By: catherynne.whitmore@mail.house.gov Date: 7/8/2015 Date: Thursday, July 9th, 2015 Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM Location: 2322 Rayburn House Office Building Hosted By: Congressman Bobby L. Rush and the Lake Tanganyika Floating Health Clinic Please RSVP at Maurice.Jackson@mail.house.gov *Refreshments will be provided Dear Colleague: Over the past months […]

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Urge UNESCO and Japan to acknowledge WWII POW slave laborers at its Kyushu-Yamaguchi sites (v. 2)

From: The Honorable Michael M. Honda Sent By: Dave.Majumdar@mail.house.gov Date: 6/30/2015 Urge UNESCO and Japan to acknowledge WWII POW slave laborers at its Kyushu-Yamaguchi sites Deadline COB Wednesday, July 1, 2015 Current co-signers: Rangel, Tanako and McGovern Dear Colleague: Japan has nominated the Kyushu-Yamaguchi industrial sites for the UNESCO World Heritage List. The sites are […]

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Join the Bipartisan Congressional Slovak Caucus

From: The Honorable Rod Blum Sent By: peter.mihalick@mail.house.gov Date: 6/29/2015 Join the Congressional Slovak Caucus Dear Colleague: As the co-chairmen, we write to invite you to join the bi-partisan Congressional Slovak Caucus, a member organization dedicated to strengthening economic and cultural ties between the United States and the Slovakia Republic. According to the Census Bureau, […]

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