Call for Original Cosponsors – Commemorate 100 Years of U.S.-Australia Mateship

On July 4, 1918, American and Australian troops first fought alongside one another, in the Battle of Hamel on the Western Front in World War I. The force was commanded by Australian general Sir John Monash; the Allies achieved their objectives in 93 minutes,
and repelled a German counterattack later that night. The combined arms tactics demonstrated at Hamel were employed on a larger scale at the pivotal Battle of Amiens, and proved a major factor toward the Allies’ ultimate victory.    

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Support Bipartisan Amendment #29 to Increase Submarine Construction

We write to request your support for Courtney-Wittman Amendment #29 to H.R. 6147, the Department of Defense Appropriations Act for FY 2019. This amendment, cosponsored by a bipartisan coalition of 23 Members, would provide funding
for long lead time materials to construct two additional Virginia-class submarines during the next five-year block contract, due to be signed by the end of 2018.

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Facts About Courtney-Wittman Amendment #29 to FY19 Defense Appropriations

We invite you to VOTE YES on amendment #29 to H.R. 6157, the 2019 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, providing funding for long lead time materials to construct additional
Virginia-class submarines in FY 2022 and FY 2023. We understand that members may approach the debate on this amendment from many different perspectives, and we appreciate he opportunity to have a debate on the merits of our amendment. We hope
you have had the chance to review a prior dear colleague laying out our core argument.
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Former Navy Leaders Support Increased Submarine Construction

Our nation’s attack submarine force provides critical force projection, intelligence gathering, and force protection capabilities to the Navy and to the nation. But military leaders have testified to Congress that our submarine force is overstretched and
struggles to meet military requirements.

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Former Navy Leaders Support Increased Submarine Construction

Our nation’s attack submarine force provides critical force projection, intelligence gathering, and force protection capabilities to the Navy and to the nation. But military leaders have testified to Congress that our submarine force is overstretched and
struggles to meet military requirements.

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Join a Resolution in Support of Workers’ Memorial Day 2018

This Saturday, April 28th marks Workers’ Memorial Day, a day to remember the American workers who have been killed or harmed in their workplaces, and to demand that when Americans go to work, they are not exposed to needless danger, injury, or violence.
I hope you will join me in cosponsoring this resolution supporting the goals of Workers’ Memorial Day and recognizing the importance of strengthening worker health and safety protections.

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LAST CALL – Join a Resolution in Support of Workers’ Memorial Day 2018

This Saturday, April 28th marks Workers’ Memorial Day, a day to remember the American workers who have been killed or harmed in their workplaces, and to demand that when Americans go to work, they are not exposed to needless danger, injury, or violence.
I hope you will join me in cosponsoring this resolution supporting the goals of Workers’ Memorial Day and recognizing the importance of strengthening worker health and safety protections.

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Join a Resolution in Support of Workers’ Memorial Day 2018

This Saturday, April 28th marks Workers’ Memorial Day, a day to remember the American workers who have been killed or harmed in their workplaces, and to demand that when Americans go to work, they are not exposed to needless danger, injury, or violence.
I hope you will join me in cosponsoring this resolution supporting the goals of Workers’ Memorial Day and recognizing the importance of strengthening worker health and safety protections.

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