Help Our Communities Prepare for Natural Disasters

Hurricane season began on June 1, and experts are predicting 2016 to be one of the most active in recent years. Having lived through Hurricane Andrew and Hurricane Sandy,
we know firsthand how important it is to prepare our communities to withstand the destruction caused by such catastrophes. However, even as we begin fortifying our homes in Florida and New Jersey, it is important to remember that, while hurricanes often occupy
the headlines, natural disasters come in all forms and threaten those living beyond the Atlantic and Pacific coasts.

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Secure our Nation’s Airports – Cosponsor the Bipartisan Checkpoint Safety Act

From: The Honorable Eliot L. Engel Sent By: lewis.kaminski@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5720 Date: 7/15/2016 Secure our Nation’s Airports: Cosponsor the Bipartisan Checkpoint Safety Act Supported by the National Association of Police Officers (NAPO), the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA), the Alliance of American Airport Peace Officers (AAAPO), the Port Authority Police Benevolent Association, the […]

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CLOSING TOMORROW: Sign Letter Urging House Leadership to Bring the Water Resources Development Act to the House Floor

Please join us in sending a letter urging House leadership to bring the Water Resources Development Act of 2016 to the House floor before the end of the fiscal year. Earlier this May, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee unanimously passed the Water Resources Development Act of 2016, upholding a commitment to advance a water resources bill every two years.

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