BRIEFING: Amazing Things that NIH-funded research makes possible

We want to draw your attention to an invitation you should have already received from United for Medical Research. On Wednesday, November 15th at 2:00pm,
UMR cordially invites you to attend a briefing entitled Amazing Things that NIH-funded research makes possible in the
Rayburn House Office Building, Room G – 2007. 

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BRIEFING: Amazing Things that NIH-funded research makes possible

We want to draw your attention to an invitation you should have already received from United for Medical Research. On Wednesday, November 15th at 2:00pm,
UMR cordially invites you to attend a briefing entitled Amazing Things that NIH-funded research makes possible in the
Rayburn House Office Building, Room G – 2007. 

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COSPONSOR Rep. Speier Sexual Harassment Bill

Over the past several weeks, I have been inspired by the courageous individuals coming forward with their stories of sexual harassment through the #MeToo campaign. It reminded me of my own experience with sexual harassment while serving as a young staffer
in Congress. (Follow me on Twitter at @RepSpeier to see the video in  which I shared my story and launched #MeToo Congress this morning.) It is critical that we shine a light on sexual harassment everywhere it happens, including right here in our own offices.
I encourage all of you, as well as current and former staff who feel safe in doing so, to join me in speaking out and sharing our stories.

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Become an Original Cosponsor of the Driver Fatigue Prevention Act

In recent years, there has been a sharp increase in tragic intercity bus accidents across the country. Near my district, a Greyhound crash killed two women. The passengers who were lucky enough to survive told authorities their driver had fallen asleep at
the wheel – and their experience is far from unique.

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BIPARTISAN member briefing TODAY on election security!

Did you know that hackers were able to take over 25 different kinds of voting equipment? Please join me and Congresswoman Will Hurd for the
bipartisan kickoff of the Election Security Briefing Series TODAY, 10/11 at
11 AM in Cannon 234, featuring famed hacker Harri Hursti.

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Can hackers interfere directly with our elections? YES.

I’ve spoken with several experts who have, frankly, terrified me with their assessments of just how vulnerable our voting system remains to outside interference. Please join me to for the kickoff of the
nonpartisan Election Security Briefing Series tomorrow at 11 AM in Cannon 234 with famed hacker Harri Hursti.

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