Help Guard and Reserve Gain Equal Hazard Duty Pay

We invite you to co-sponsor H.R. 5887, the Guard and Reserve Hazard Duty Pay Equity Act, a bill to equalize all hazard-duty incentive pay (HDIP) for Guard and Reserve servicemembers. HDIP is military compensation awarded to servicemembers who are assigned
high-risk duties. As part of their service, qualified active duty, Guard and Reserve servicemembers are entitled to HDIP while performing hazardous duties such as flying duty, parachute jumping and demolition of explosives. However, Guard and Reservists are
awarded 1/30th HDIP of their active duty counterparts, while still subject to the same level of requirements and risk.

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Sign Bipartisan FY21 TRIO Funding Letter

We invite you to join us in signing the bipartisan letter below encouraging the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education to include a significant increase in funding for Federal TRIO Programs.

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Sign letter opposing nine proposed rules and urge restoration of RFRA

We invite you to join us in sending a letter to President Trump urging him to rescind nine proposed rules recently issued by his administration and to cease distorting the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) from its original purpose. The proposed rules
would roll back religious freedom protections for individuals seeking various government-funded social services and affect:

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Cosponsor H. Res. 33 and Oppose the Privatization of the U.S. Postal Service!

            For over 240 years, the United States Postal Service and our dedicated postal workforce have performed the essential government function of “providing postal services to bind the Nation together through the personal, educational, literary,
and business correspondence of the people.” In furtherance of this mission, the Postal Service and its more than 500,000 clerks, letter carriers, mail handlers, and other employees deliver the mail to over 157 million residential and business customers
six days a week nationwide.  Given the effectiveness of the Postal Service in fulfilling its critical public service mission, it is not surprising that the American people have consistently ranked the Postal Service as our most trusted government agency. 
In a
recent Gallup poll, an overwhelming majority of Americans also rated the Postal Service as “doing an excellent or good job.”

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