SIGN-ON LETTER: Letter to DHS on No Fly List Due Process Protections and DHS TRIP

  From: The Honorable Debbie Dingell Sent By: kevin.rambosk@mail.house.gov Date: 9/16/2016 Endorsed by: Arab American Institute, American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee, Council on American-Islamic Relations DEADLINE: COB THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND   Dear Colleague: With much recent attention focused on our nation’s No Fly list, it is critical that this list and all watch lists be completely accurate […]

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Cosponsor Promoting Transparency in Trade Act

  From: The Honorable Debbie Dingell Sent By: michael.klotz@mail.house.gov Date: 9/16/2016 Cosponsors: Sherman, Schakowsky Endorsing Groups:  AFL-CIO, UAW, Openthegovernment, Union of Concerned Scientists, Public Citizen Dear Colleague, Trade matters in all our districts. The American people deserve to see how trade deals are being negotiated on their behalf.  Please consider cosponsoring the Promoting Transparency in […]

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Promoting Transparency in Trade Act

  From: The Honorable Debbie Dingell Sent By: michael.klotz@mail.house.gov Date: 9/14/2016 Dear Colleague, Trade matters in all our districts. The American people deserve to see how trade deals are being negotiated on their behalf.  Please consider cosponsoring the Promoting Transparency in Trade Act, which would require the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) to publicly release the […]

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BRIEFING: No Fly, No Buy and the Terrorist Watch List

  From: The Honorable Debbie Dingell Sent By: Kevin.rambosk@mail.house.gov Date: 9/15/2016 Dear Colleague: By now your office should have received the following invitation from the Arab American Institute to attend a briefing titled, “‘No Fly, No Buy’ and the ‘Terrorist watch list’.”  This briefing will take place on Friday, September 23rd, from 10:00 to 11:30 […]

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Cosponsor VA Transparency Enhancement Act of 2016

In our work addressing a contamination issue at a local VA hospital in Michigan, we learned that the VA system does not publicly release data on infection rates or cancelled surgeries like other hospitals do. To enhance transparency and ensure our veterans have access to information impacting the quality of care at VA hospitals, we ask you to join us in co-sponsoring H.R. 5343, the VA Transparency Enhancement Act of 2016.

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Support FY17 Basic Research at the Department of Defense

Please join me in supporting increased funding for basic research at the Department of Defense in the FY 2017 Defense Appropriations bill because this funding is important for universities across this country to continue conducting research and developing innovative solutions for our defenses and warfighters. Our research institutions have proven these investments work and have yielded major discoveries across many disciplines, from the development of radar to cybersecurity. The role our universities play is critical and we must continue to support this important work.

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Support Fisher House Foundation Funding for Fiscal Year 2017 (v. 2)

We are all deeply concerned about our veterans and servicemembers receiving the support and care needed at veterans’ and military hospitals around this country. An important part of ensuring quality care is supporting family members who are critical to that care and recovery. The Fisher House Foundation is one important resource that helps provide this support for current and former military personnel undergoing treatment.

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