TSA’s Hygienic Standards in Flu Season and Beyond – Letter Sign On

Research was recently released that plastic security bins in airports around the world are
rampant with viruses that cause the common cold and the flu. While airports in the United States have among the world’s most rigorous security procedures, public health
should remain a top priority. With more and more passengers taking flight every year, we must consider the implications of the Transportation Security Administration’s hygienic standards for the sake of Americans traveling domestically, internationally, and
the wellbeing of our visitors from abroad.

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TODAY AT 3PM – JOIN US TO LEARN MORE ABOUT HELPING GET SENIORS AND PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES BACK HOME

            Please join us for a timely and informative briefing on the urgent need to reauthorize the Money Follows the Person program (MFP).   First established in 2005, MFP is one of the most effective programs in moving seniors and people with disabilities
from nursing homes and back into a community care setting where they can be with their friends and loved ones. 

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DEADLINE EXTENDED: Support Extending and Re-designating TPS for Yemen

In the coming weeks, this administration will decide the fate of nearly 1,200 Yemeni men, women, and children, currently under Temporary Protected Status (TPS) in the United States. This administration needs to renew TPS for Yemen by July 5, 2018 or the
designation expires—sending these Yemen citizens into harm’s way. For all those eligible and impacted by the continuing crisis in Yemen, this designation provides temporary relief and safety. 

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TODAY: Cyber Crimes – Why Privacy Matters to Survivors

Domestic violence is not a singular incident – it is a disturbing problem deeply rooted in our society. It impacts constituents of every color and creed and knows no congressional line or party affiliation. Nearly 20 Americans are physically abused by an
intimate partner per minute, equating to more than 10 million women and men per year. Over the course of their lifetime, 1 in 4 women and 1 in 7 men have been victims of severe physical violence by an intimate partner. This disturbing societal issue needs
our attention.

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