Fully Fund the Endangered Species Act!

Please join us in requesting that the House Appropriations Committee fully fund the endangered species functions of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) and the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), the agencies responsible for implementing the Endangered
Species Act (ESA).

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Support H.R. 3564 – the Security Clearance Review Act

As we have learned over the past week, White House Staff Secretary Rob Porter had an interim security clearance, allowing him to access sensitive national security-related information, although Chief of Staff John Kelly reportedly

did not grant Porter a permanent clearance because he was aware of the allegations of Porter’s domestic violence. Over a year into the Administration, Senior Advisor to the President Jared Kushner also maintains an interim security clearance, despite his
extensive, originally undisclosed, foreign contacts and dealings. And, according to the Washington Post, “dozens” of additional White House employees are awaiting permanent clearances, but have interim access to classified materials.

Chief of Staff John Kelly had even been told that the FBI would recommend denying a number of these aides full clearances.

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Oppose Trophy Hunting Rare Wildlife

Please join us in sending the below letter to Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke expressing concern about the misguided plan to form an “International Wildlife Conservation Council” to promote trophy killing and urging him to abandon it.

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Support the Federal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act

We write concerning the current stalemate over funding for the federal government and ask that you join us as cosponsors of the Federal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act. This bipartisan proposal ensures that all federal employees receive retroactive
pay for the duration of any shutdown, regardless of furlough status.

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Reject FY 2018 Appropriations Riders that Undermine the Endangered Species Act

Please join us in sending the below letter to Speaker Paul Ryan and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi urging them to ensure that harmful provisions undermining endangered species conservation in H.R. 3354 – the Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related
Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018 – are not included in the final spending legislation for FY 2018.

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Support the Federal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act

We write concerning the current stalemate over funding for the federal government and ask that you join us as cosponsors of the Federal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act. This bipartisan proposal ensures that all federal employees receive retroactive
pay for the duration of any shutdown, regardless of furlough status.

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Reject FY 2018 Appropriations Riders that Undermine the Endangered Species Act

Please join us in sending the below letter to Speaker Paul Ryan and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi urging them to ensure that harmful provisions undermining endangered species conservation in H.R. 3354 – the Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related
Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018 – are not included in the final spending legislation for FY 2018.

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Expand voting rights- cosponsor the PROVE Act

September is National Voter Registration Month, and to commemorate the occasion we ask that you please join us and Senator Tammy Duckworth in cosponsoring legislation to allow young Americans to pre-register to vote in federal elections.
Research on the effects of pre-registration shows it’s an effective way to increase overall voter participation and encourage civic engagement.

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