Reintroducing Pet Adoption Bill

  From: The Honorable Roger Williams Sent By: nicole.lansford@mail.house.gov Date: 2/15/2017 Become an Original Cosponsor of  Pet Adoption Resolution Endorsed by Humane Society This bipartisan resolution will support the designation of April 11th as “National Pet Adoption Day” and the month of April as “National Pet Adoption Month” to highlight the important role pets play […]

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SUPPORT OUR VETERANS – COSPONSOR HR 696 (v. 9)

  From: The Honorable Kurt Schrader Sent By: zach.stokes@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 696 Date: 2/15/2017 COSPONSOR BIPARTISON LEGISLATION TO LIFT THE HIRING FREEZE ON THE DEPT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Current cosponsors: Walz, Perlmutter, O’Halleran, DeFazio, Walter Jones, John Lewis (GA), Roybal-Allard, Takano, Vargas, Courtney, Cicilline, Vela, Blumenauer, Lujan Grisham, Lynch, Delaney, Kilmer, Pingree, Sinema, Peterson, Bordallo, […]

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SUPPORT GREATER ACCESS FOR VETERAN TRANSPLANT PROCEDURES

  From: The Honorable John R. Carter Sent By: carlos.magwood@mail.house.gov Date: 2/15/2017 CO-SPONSOR THE VETERANS TRANSPLANT COVERAGE ACT OF 2017 15 February 2017   Dear Colleague, Please join me in co-sponsoring the Veterans Transplant Coverage Act, which grants the Department of Veterans Affairs the authority to provide organ transplants to Veterans from a live donor […]

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COSPONSOR THE BRAVE ACT — BURIAL RIGHTS FOR AMERICAS VETERANS EFFORTS ACT OF 2017

  From: The Honorable Duncan Hunter Sent By: peter.davidson@mail.house.gov Date: 2/14/2017 Dear Colleague, America’s veterans have faithfully served our nation, and I firmly believe they rate a dignified funeral and burial.  The national median cost of a funeral in 2012 was $7,045.  However, the current VA burial benefit provides only $300 for non-service-connected deaths, and […]

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Honor America’s First Integrated Military Unit (v. 4)

  From: The Honorable David N. Cicilline Sent By: matthew.mcginn@mail.house.gov Date: 2/14/2017 Current Cosponsors: S. Bishop, Clarke, Jackson Lee, H. Johnson, Jones, Langevin, S. Maloney, Soto, Dear Colleague: As we honor Black History Month, I ask that you join me as an original cosponsor of legislation to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the first […]

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Prioritize VA Accountability in the 115th Congress! (v. 3)

  From: The Honorable Doug Lamborn Sent By: dustin.tipling@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 611 Date: 2/14/2017 Cosponsor the VA Accountability First and Appeals Modernization Act of 2017 (H.R. 611) Current Cosponsors: Allen; M. Bishop; B. Carter; C. Collins; Denham; Farenthold; Franks; Garrett; Gibbs; Hensarling; C. Higgins; B. Johnson; S. King; McClintock; Olson; Perry; Rooney; Rouzer; A. Scott; […]

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Co-sponsor the Bipartisan, Bicameral ‘Mark Takai Atomic Veterans Healthcare Parity Act’ (v. 3)

  From: The Honorable Grace Meng Sent By: saif.inam@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 632 Date: 2/14/2017 Co-sponsor the Bipartisan, Bicameral “Mark Takai Atomic Veterans Healthcare Parity Act” Supported by 107 Members Last Congress 115th Congress Co-Sponsors (41): Walz; Bergman; Brownley; Bordallo; Byrne; Courtney; Dingell; Ellison; Gabbard; Hanabusa; D. Heck; Jones; Kaptur; P. King; Langevin;  LoBiondo; Love; Lowenthal; MacArthur; Massie; McCollum; McGovern; O’Rourke; Perlmutter; Pingree;  Poliquin; Quigley; K. Rice; Roby; T. Ryan; Speier; Stewart; […]

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Support Veterans Access to Education (v. 4)

  From: The Honorable Luke Messer Sent By: dominique.yantko@mail.house.gov Date: 2/14/2017 Cosponsor the Reducing Barriers for Veterans Education Act Current Cosponsors: Larsen, Byrne, Cicilline, Connolly, Chu, Delaney, Garamendi, Heck, Katko, Kelly, King, Lipinski, LoBiondo, Lowenthal, McGovern, Rice, Rush, Ryan, Schiff, Stefanik, Walker, Yarmuth Dear Colleague: According to the National Association for College Admission Counseling, the […]

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COSPONSOR the BRAVE (Boosting Rates of American Veteran Employment) Act

  From: The Honorable Kathleen M. Rice Sent By: kate.chiucchini@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 974 Date: 2/13/2017 COSPONSOR the BRAVE (Boosting Rates of American Veteran Employment) ACT DEADLINE: TODAY, 3 PM Current Cosponsors: Cook, Kilmer, Takano, Yoder Endorsed by the Paralyzed Veterans of America Dear Colleague: According to the most recent Bureau of Labor Statistics report, over 6% […]

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