Results for the tag Ilhan Omar

Support Emergency Cash Relief for all American Families during COVID-19

There have been recent economic outlook
reports forecasting that the coronavirus shock could claim millions of jobs by this summer. Many people already cannot afford to pay for sudden medical bills or other unforeseen emergencies. This current trend of lost jobs and wages will only worsen health
outcomes and the financial well-being of every American and our nation as a whole. We must enact bold policy measures for the government to step in and finance large portions of losses in household consumption in order to stabilize the economy right now.  

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Demand Accountability for Forced Uyghur Labor in China

I invite you to join me in sending the below letter to the CEOs of the 43 American companies named in a recent report as having used factories in China that
employ forced Uyghur labor. The Australian Strategic Policy Institute has painstakingly tracked both forced transfers of workers from Xinjiang to other parts of China, and the use of Uyghur labor in factories within Xinjiang.

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Cosponsor the Suspend School Meal Debt Act

I invite you to cosponsor the Suspend School Meal Debt Act, would require that school food authorities and local educational agencies to not collect unpaid meal fees during the COVID–19 pandemic, providing the much-needed relief for families across the nation.

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Deadline Extended to 4 PM Today – Join Letter to Amazon Requesting Info on Warehouse Worker Protection

Please join me and Sen. Sanders in sending a bicameral letter to Amazon requesting detailed information into how the company plans to protect their warehouse workers, who remain on the job during this dire public health emergency. This issue has become all
the more urgent as
8 workers have tested positive for COVID-19 as of this week.

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DEADLINE EXTENDED: Protect Refugees in Covid-19 Response

I invite you to join me in sending the below letter to House leadership making recommendations for common sense measures to ensure the protection of refugees, asylees, and other immigrants during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Forced Uyghur Labor in China

I invite you to join me in sending the below letter to the CEOs of the 43 American companies named in a recent report as having used factories in China that
employ forced Uyghur labor. The Australian Strategic Policy Institute has painstakingly tracked both forced transfers of workers from Xinjiang to other parts of China, and the use of Uyghur labor in factories within Xinjiang.

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CLOSING SOON TODAY: Support the RELIEF Act – Immediate Emergency Cash Relief for American Families

Please join me as an original cosponsor of the Reinvestment to Ensure a Livable Income for Every Family (RELIEF) Act.

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