Closing today: Support the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) in FY19

Please join Rep. Huffman and Rep. Thompson in sending an appropriations letter requesting full funding for the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS). We would appreciate having you on board with the following letter to appropriators to demonstrate strong
support for the robust funding of critical National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) marine fishery data and resource management programs. A thriving fishing industry is a vital component to improving our American economy. In order to maintain
healthy fisheries, it is crucial to fund programs and initiatives that are designed to ensure sustainable fisheries and rebuild overfished stocks. This letter highlights several key NOAA programs designed to protect and promote fisheries, and we urge that
they be funded at the levels necessary to effectively implement each program.

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Deadline extended to 3/13: Join bipartisan letter in support of marine mammals

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 Young, Congressman Costello, Congressman Keating, and Congressman Posey 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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Deadline extended to 3/13: Bipartisan letter to support funding for National Marine Sanctuaries

Please join Rep. Huffman and Rep. Curbelo in signing the attached letter urging the Commerce, Justice, and Science Appropriations Subcommittee to provide
$65.5 million for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Office of National Marine Sanctuaries (ONMS) in FY 2019.
National marine sanctuaries conserve some of the Nation’s most critical natural, historic, and cultural resources. National marine sanctuaries are vital to maintaining the healthy ocean and Great Lakes ecosystems that underpin our incredibly productive coastal
economies. Balancing multiple uses on the water and engaging many constituencies in the community, sanctuaries provide a comprehensive, highly participatory approach to managing and conserving marine and Great Lakes resources. Public participation is a hallmark
of sanctuaries and underscores their dedication to civic engagement and leadership. From nomination to day-to-day management, communities are at the core of national marine sanctuaries.

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Deadline extended to 3/13: Bipartisan letter to support funding for National Marine Sanctuaries

Please join Rep. Huffman and Rep. Curbelo in signing the attached letter urging the Commerce, Justice, and Science Appropriations Subcommittee to provide
$65.5 million for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Office of National Marine Sanctuaries (ONMS) in FY 2019.
National marine sanctuaries conserve some of the Nation’s most critical natural, historic, and cultural resources. National marine sanctuaries are vital to maintaining the healthy ocean and Great Lakes ecosystems that underpin our incredibly productive coastal
economies. Balancing multiple uses on the water and engaging many constituencies in the community, sanctuaries provide a comprehensive, highly participatory approach to managing and conserving marine and Great Lakes resources. Public participation is a hallmark
of sanctuaries and underscores their dedication to civic engagement and leadership. From nomination to day-to-day management, communities are at the core of national marine sanctuaries.

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Support IDEA Part B Funding for FY19

We are writing to invite you to sign a letter to the Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations Subcommittee supporting funding for the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) in Fiscal Year 2019 appropriations.

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Join bipartisan letter to support funding for National Marine Sanctuaries

Please join Rep. Huffman and Rep. Curbelo in signing the attached letter urging the Commerce, Justice, and Science Appropriations Subcommittee to provide
$65.5 million for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Office of National Marine Sanctuaries (ONMS) in FY 2019.
National marine sanctuaries conserve some of the Nation’s most critical natural, historic, and cultural resources. National marine sanctuaries are vital to maintaining the healthy ocean and Great Lakes ecosystems that underpin our incredibly productive coastal
economies. Balancing multiple uses on the water and engaging many constituencies in the community, sanctuaries provide a comprehensive, highly participatory approach to managing and conserving marine and Great Lakes resources. Public participation is a hallmark
of sanctuaries and underscores their dedication to civic engagement and leadership. From nomination to day-to-day management, communities are at the core of national marine sanctuaries.

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Support the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) in FY19

Please join Rep. Huffman and Rep. Thompson in sending an appropriations letter requesting full funding for the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS). We would appreciate having you on board with the following letter to appropriators to demonstrate strong
support for the robust funding of critical National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) marine fishery data and resource management programs. A thriving fishing industry is a vital component to improving our American economy. In order to maintain
healthy fisheries, it is crucial to fund programs and initiatives that are designed to ensure sustainable fisheries and rebuild overfished stocks. This letter highlights several key NOAA programs designed to protect and promote fisheries, and we urge that
they be funded at the levels necessary to effectively implement each program.

Read More