Support Funding to End Childhood Hunger in the Summer

I write to ask you to join me in urging the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee to provide $50 million for the USDA Summer Electronic Benefits Transfer for Children (SEBTC) demonstration projects in Fiscal Year 2017.

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Support VA Medical and Prosthetic Research

Please join us in sending a letter to the Subcommittee on Military, Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies requesting full funding for VA Medical and Prosthetic Research. The research being conducted at the VA is crucial to our understanding of the conditions that commonly afflict our servicemembers and veterans and developing the most effective treatments. We ask a lot of the men and women that serve our country in uniform, let’s see to it that we have a full understsanding of the mental and physical demands of their service as well as access to the proven, highest quality of care.

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Stop the Advertising of E-Cigarettes to Children!

From: The Honorable Elizabeth H. Esty Sent By: Ashley.Emery@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4325 Date: 7/28/2014 Stop the Advertising of E-Cigarettes to Children! Endorsed by: American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Heart Association, the American Lung Association, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, the American Public Health Association, the American Osteopathic Association, the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids   Cosponsors: T. […]

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Support the Families of our Fallen Service Members

From: The Honorable Elizabeth H. Esty Sent By: Michael.Carlo@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5085 Date: 7/25/2014 Support the Families of our Fallen Service Members Cosponsor H.R. 5085, the Support the Families of Fallen Heroes Semipostal Stamp Act Dear Colleague: When brave men and women serve our country in uniform, they knowingly put their lives on the line in […]

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