Briefing: The Farm Bill’s “King Amendment”

By now, you should have received an invitation to attend a briefing on the “Protect Interstate Commerce Act” also known as the “King Amendment,” a provision inserted into the House Farm Bill that threatens numerous state protections for animals and, more
broadly, our government’s system of federalism.

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Briefing: The Farm Bill’s “King Amendment”

By now, you should have received an invitation to attend a briefing on the “Protect Interstate Commerce Act” also known as the “King Amendment,” a provision inserted into the House Farm Bill that threatens numerous state protections for animals and, more
broadly, our government’s system of federalism.

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COSPONSOR: H.R. 3305, Bikeshare Transit Act of 2017

America is in the middle of a bikeshare revolution. There were more than 35 million bikeshare trips taken in 2017, 25% more than in 2016. Since 2010, bikeshare bikes have supported more than 123 million trips in over 100 communities of all sizes–from Los
Angeles and Cleveland to Topeka and Birmingham.

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Support the Alternative Farm Bill – Cosponsor H.R. 4425, the Food and Farm Act

The House Agriculture Committee has unveiled a Farm Bill (H.R. 2) that is woefully out of step with the needs of family farmers and our food system. I’ve introduced the Food and Farm Act (H.R. 4425), an alternative Farm Bill that advances reforms to focus
resources on those who need them most, foster innovation, encourage investments in people and the planet, and ensure access to healthy foods.

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