BREAKFAST TOMORROW: Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week Roundtable

Please join the Crohn’s and Colitis Caucus for a discussion on how utilization management practices such as step therapy impact patient access to health care. This roundtable, which is being hosted in partnership with the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation, will
help mark Crohn’s & Colitis Awareness Week, which is designed to shed light on the challenges faced by people who su­ffer from these chronic diseases. 

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Co-sponsor legislation to measure income inequality

I am writing to invite you to be a cosponsor of the Measuring Real Income Growth Act of 2019 (H.R.
707), which would require the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) to publish regular measures of economic inequality. The bill calls for BEA to create distributional analyses of gross domestic product (GDP). These would give us a clearer picture of how economic
growth is distributed among Americans of all income levels.

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TODAY: Meet with the Kung Fu Nuns

I am writing to invite you to a meeting with the “Kung Fu Nuns”, to discuss their work to address the overlapping issues of climate change, gender equality and human trafficking. The Kung Fu Nuns are part of a thousand-year-old Buddhist tradition and champions
for women’s empowerment, physical fitness, environmentally-friendly ways of living, and respect for all living beings.

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