Briefing: National Strategies to Prevent Childhood Drowning

Each day, two children die from drowning in the United States. Drowning is the leading cause of accidental death among children ages 1 to 4. While drowning affects all children, it disproportionately affects minority communities, with 64% of African American
and 45% of Hispanic/Latino children being unable to swim. Additionally, in 2009-2011, drowning caused 91% of deaths of children with autism spectrum disorder ages 14 and under.

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Protect Access to Lifesaving Mammograms – Cosponsor H.R. 2777

This year, more than 40,000 Americans will lose their lives to breast cancer. While most women develop breast cancer later in life, young women do develop this horrible disease, often developing rapidly in more aggressive forms. In 2017, the American Cancer
Society estimated that nine percent of new, fatal cases of breast cancer were among women in their forties.

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Protect Access to Lifesaving Mammograms – Cosponsor the PALS Act

This year, more than 40,000 Americans will lose their lives to breast cancer. While most women develop breast cancer later in life, young women do develop this horrible disease, often developing rapidly in more aggressive forms. In 2017, the American Cancer
Society estimated that nine percent of new, fatal cases of breast cancer were among women in their forties.

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Protect Access to Lifesaving Mammograms – Cosponsor the PALS Act

This year, more than 40,000 Americans will lose their lives to breast cancer. While most women develop breast cancer later in life, young women do develop this horrible disease, often developing rapidly in more aggressive forms. In 2017, the American Cancer
Society estimated that nine percent of new, fatal cases of breast cancer were among women in their forties.

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Prevent E-Cigarette Use Among Youth

I invite you to become a cosponsor of H.R. 2111, the Preventing Opportunities for Teen E-Cigarette and Tobacco Addiction (PROTECT) Act. This bicameral legislation led by Sen. Blumenthal and I would address the alarming rise in e-cigarette use among youth.

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Prevent E-Cigarette Use Among Youth

I invite you to become a cosponsor of H.R. 2111, the Preventing Opportunities for Teen E-Cigarette and Tobacco Addiction (PROTECT) Act. This bicameral legislation led by Sen. Blumenthal and I would address the alarming rise in e-cigarette use among youth.

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Fight Hate – Show Up to Your House of Worship

We have once again been forced to confront intolerance, hatred, murder and terror in our houses of worship in far-flung parts of the world, and also here at home. Our sacred synagogues, churches, mosques, and temples have been desecrated by acts of gun violence
and hate which are unthinkable, but at the same time, frighteningly familiar. 

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