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Supporting Special Education Professionals Amidst School Closures

Please join me in asking House leadership to consider fully funding the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) in any future coronavirus package.

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Support Expanded Compensation for Telehealth Conducted Over the Phone

Please join me in asking that the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services allow medical professionals, federally qualified health centers, and rural health clinics to bill for telehealth conducted over the phone. Despite the new guidance the Center for
Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has provided that expands telehealth during this time of crisis, however, many medical professionals are left out. Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) and Rural Health Clinics (RHC) are not able to take advantage
of the new guidance, and doctors are still unable to bill for simple phone calls that last longer than 10 minutes.

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DEADLINE EXTENDED: 10am 3/22 – Support Expanded Compensation for Telehealth Conducted Over the Phone

Please join me in asking that the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services allow medical professionals, federally qualified health centers, and rural health clinics to bill for telehealth conducted over the phone. Despite the new guidance the Center for
Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has provided that expands telehealth during this time of crisis, however, many medical professionals are left out. Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) and Rural Health Clinics (RHC) are not able to take advantage
of the new guidance, and doctors are still unable to bill for simple phone calls that last longer than 10 minutes.

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Support the National Marine Fisheries Service in FY21

Please join me in sending an appropriations letter requesting full funding for the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS). Commercial, recreational, and subsistence fisheries play a significant role in communities and economies across the country. Healthy
fisheries support thousands of jobs, billions of dollars in revenue, a sustainable domestic food supply, and support subsistence and cultural practices of indigenous peoples. Maintaining healthy fisheries depends on timely data, up to date science, effective
habitat conservation and management, and restoration programs that ensure fishery managers can make informed decisions and take the necessary steps for conservation while allowing sustainable fishing of healthy populations.

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CLOSING TODAY: Support funding for Marine Mammals in FY21

Marine mammals are essential to our economy, prosperity, and future. They play a critical role in the health and productivity of the world’s oceans and contribute significant revenue and countless jobs to our coastal economies. The Marine Mammal Commission
has provided independent, science-based oversight of federal activities and programs affecting marine mammals for nearly half a century. Please join Congressman Huffman, Congressman Panetta, Congressman Posey, Congressman Keating, and Congressman Young in
sending a letter to the House Appropriations Committee requesting full funding for the Commission and full support of the Prescott Marine Mammal Rescue Assistance Grant Program.

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CLOSING TODAY: Join bipartisan letter to support funding for National Marine Sanctuaries

We write to invite you to join us in signing the attached letter urging the Commerce, Justice, and Science Appropriations Subcommittee to provide
$66.5 million for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Office of National Marine Sanctuaries (ONMS) in FY2021.

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Join the Bipartisan Effort to Eradicate Illegal Trespass Grows on Public Land

Please join us in working to support the eradication of trespass cannabis grows in Fiscal Year 2021 appropriations.

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DEADLINE EXTENDED! Join Bipartisan Effort to Support American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian Housing Programs

Please join us in writing to the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee to support funding for essential American Indian, Native Alaskan, and Native Hawaiian housing programs.

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CLOSING TODAY! Support Anti-Discrimination Measures and Preserve Separation of State and Church in FY 2021

Please join us and the members of the Congressional Freethought Caucus protecting the separation of state and church and preserving key civil rights and liberties that have been under threat from the Trump Administration in this year’s appropriations bills. Our
letter aims to highlight several areas in the various appropriations bills where our fundamental values as a nation can be preserved. 

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Support the National Marine Fisheries Service in FY21

Please join me in sending an appropriations letter requesting full funding for the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS). Commercial, recreational, and subsistence fisheries play a significant role in communities and economies across the country. Healthy
fisheries support thousands of jobs, billions of dollars in revenue, a sustainable domestic food supply, and support subsistence and cultural practices of indigenous peoples. Maintaining healthy fisheries depends on timely data, up to date science, effective
habitat conservation and management, and restoration programs that ensure fishery managers can make informed decisions and take the necessary steps for conservation while allowing sustainable fishing of healthy populations.

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