Cosponsor the Albatross and Petrel Conservation Act

Many migratory seabird species are in trouble. Of the 22 species of albatross, 15 are threatened with extinction, while the remaining seven species are near threatened, according the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). More than half of
all petrel species are threatened with extinction. The most significant threat to these species is from bycatch in longline fisheries, especially from foreign fleets in the Pacific Ocean and illegal, unreported and unregulated fisheries (IUU).
Other threats include marine pollution and invasive predators on nesting islands.

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Support Democracy in Cambodia

We urge you to join us in sending a strong message to the Government of Cambodia about the importance of democracy, rule of law, and respect for human rights. Cambodia has been controlled by the same ruling party and Prime Minister for over 35 years.

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Modernize Our Oil and Gas Fiscal System and Save Taxpayers Billions of Dollars

From: The Honorable Alan S. Lowenthal Sent By: devin.helfrich@mail.house.gov Date: 7/30/2014 Modernize Our Oil and Gas Fiscal System and Save Taxpayers Billions of Dollars Deadline tomorrow, Thursday, July 31, COB Current cosigners: Blumenauer, Earl; Brownley, Julia; Capps, Lois; Chu, Judy; Connolly, Gerald; DeFazio, Peter; Farr, Sam; Grijalva, Raul; Hahn, Janice; Holt, Rush; Huffman, Jared; Lofgren, Zoe; Lowenthal, Alan; […]

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Modernize Our Oil and Gas Fiscal System and Save Taxpayers Billions of Dollars

From: The Honorable Alan S. Lowenthal Sent By: devin.helfrich@mail.house.gov Date: 7/30/2014 Modernize Our Oil and Gas Fiscal System and Save Taxpayers Billions of Dollars Deadline tomorrow, Thursday, July 31, COB Current cosigners: Blumenauer, Earl; Brownley, Julia; Capps, Lois; Chu, Judy; Connolly, Gerald; DeFazio, Peter; Farr, Sam; Grijalva, Raul; Hahn, Janice; Holt, Rush; Huffman, Jared; Lofgren, Zoe; Lowenthal, Alan; […]

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Modernize Our Oil and Gas Fiscal System and Save Taxpayers Billions of Dollars

From: The Honorable Alan S. Lowenthal Sent By: devin.helfrich@mail.house.gov Date: 7/25/2014 Modernize Our Oil and Gas Fiscal System and Save Taxpayers Billions of Dollars Dear Colleague: The rents and royalties that oil and gas companies currently pay to operate on federal public lands are exceedingly low and long overdue for an update. Fortunately, the Department of […]

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Modernize Our Oil and Gas Fiscal System and Save Taxpayers Billions of Dollars

From: The Honorable Alan S. Lowenthal Sent By: devin.helfrich@mail.house.gov Date: 7/24/2014 Modernize Our Oil and Gas Fiscal System and Save Taxpayers Billions of Dollars Dear Colleague: The rents and royalties that oil and gas companies currently pay to operate on federal public lands are exceedingly low and long overdue for an update. Fortunately, the Department of […]

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