Update: Israel and the Palestinians Reach Water Agreement

We saw a bright spot yesterday in a troubled region with the news that Israel and the Palestinians have reached
an agreement to provide some much-needed drinking water to severely water-stressed Palestinian communities, especially to those in the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip. While the agreement is modest in terms of the overall need, the cooperation is significant.
Further, there’s evidence that a bipartisan letter sent in May from Congress was impactful in this administration’s decision to prioritize water-sharing in the region. 

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VOTE FOR “BLUMENAUER AMENDMENT #8” & PROTECT THE INF TREATY

Under the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) Treaty, President Reagan committed to eliminating all nuclear and conventional ground-launched ballistic and cruise missiles with ranges of 500 to 5,500 kilometers. In violation of this landmark arms
control treaty, Russia has deployed a new ground-based cruise missile. We agree it is critical to return Russia to full compliance.

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Paws for Celebration – TODAY

By now, you should have received an invitation to Paws for Celebration, an annual event hosted by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA). This event will feature dozens of adoptable dogs and cats from six local shelters and
rescues.   

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