SIGN-ON: Urge Trump Admin to Adhere to Diplomacy with N. Korea

Please join us in sending this letter to the President regarding his inconsistent and dangerous policy towards nuclear-armed North Korea.  Trump ratcheted up tensions in the volatile region by suggesting that the U.S. may take unilateral military action
against North Korea, leading to threats of nuclear retaliation by North Korea and creating alarm with our regional allies.  Later the Trump Administration provided a briefing Members of Congress that made no mention of military action.

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Urge Trump Admin to Use Diplomacy with North Korea

Please join us in sending this letter to the President regarding his inconsistent and dangerous policy towards nuclear-armed North Korea.  Trump ratcheted up tensions in the volatile
region by suggesting that the U.S. may take unilateral military action against North Korea, leading to threats of nuclear retaliation by North Korea and creating alarm with our regional allies.  Later the Trump Administration provided a briefing Members of
Congress that made no mention of military action.

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Prominent Republican Charlie Munger: “We Should Have Single-Payer Medicine.”

Sending Office: Honorable John Conyers, Jr. Sent By: Dan.Riffle@mail.house.gov   Request for Cosponsor(s) Berkshire-Hathaway held its annual meeting last weekend. Following the meeting Warren Buffett, Charlie Munger (Berkshire’s vice chairman) and Bill Gates participated in a panel discussion , at which the topic of healthcare was raised. Buffett began by pointing out the enormous costs […]

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CLOSING@NOON: DOD Approps Requests to Deescalate Syria Violence & Reassert Congressional Role

  From: The Honorable John Conyers, Jr. Sent By: erik.sperling@mail.house.gov Date: 4/4/2017 Defense Appropriations Letters: Two Requests to Deescalate Syria Violence and Reassert Congressional Role Deadline Extended – April 4, NOON   Dear Colleague, We write to request your support for two letters to the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee that will help deescalate the violence in […]

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LAST CALL: Commemorate 50th Anniv. of MLK “Beyond Vietnam” Sermon

  From: The Honorable John Conyers, Jr. Sent By: amy.orlov1@mail.house.gov Date: 4/4/2017 Co-Sponsor Resolution to Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “Beyond Vietnam” Sermon *LAST CALL FOR ORIGINAL CO-SPONSORS* Current Original Cosponsors (44): Conyers, Lewis, Norton, E.B. Johnson, Evans, Richmond, Plaskett, Espaillat, McGovern, Velazquez, Barragan, Lee, Rush, Wilson, Moore, Sewell, Cummings, Jayapal, Danny Davis, […]

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Medicare for All, because playing defense isn’t enough

  From: The Honorable John Conyers, Jr. Sent By: dan.riffle@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 676 Date: 4/3/2017 Current cosponsors: Adams, Barragan, Bass, Beatty, Blumenauer, Bonamici, Brady, Brown, Butterfield, Capuano, Carson, Cartwright, Castor, Chu, Cicilline, K. Clark, Y. Clark, Clay, Cleaver, Clyburn, Cohen, Cummings, Davis, DeFazio, DeSaulnier, Doyle, Ellison, Engel, Eshoo, Espaillat, Evans, Fudge, Garamendi, A. Green, G. […]

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CLOSING TODAY: Join Resolution Honoring MLK Vietnam Speech 50th Anniversary

  From: The Honorable John Conyers, Jr. Sent By: erik.sperling@mail.house.gov Date: 4/3/2017 Be an Original Co-Sponsor of Resolution to Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “Beyond Vietnam” Sermon **Deadline Monday, April 3 COB** Current Original Cosponsors (21): Conyers, Lewis, Norton, E.B. Johnson, Evans, Richmond, Plaskett, Espaillat, McGovern, Velazquez, Barragan, Lee, Rush, Wilson, Moore, […]

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CALL FOR ORIGINALS: Honor 50th Anniv. of MLK “Beyond Vietnam” Sermon

  From: The Honorable John Conyers, Jr. Sent By: Jamaira.Helm@mail.house.gov Date: 3/31/2017 Be an Original Co-Sponsor of Resolution to Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “Beyond Vietnam” Sermon **Deadline Monday, April 3 COB** Current Original Co-sponsors (14):  Barragán, Conyers, Evans, Espaillat, E.B. Johnson, Lee, Lewis, McGovern, Norton, Plaskett, Richmond, Rush, Velázquez, Wilson Dear Colleague: On […]

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DOD Approps: Requests to Deescalate Syria Violence & Reassert Congressional Role

From: The Honorable John Conyers, Jr. Sent By: Erik.Sperling@mail.house.gov Date: 3/30/2017 Defense Appropriations Letters: Two Requests to Deescalate Syria Violence and Reassert Congressional Role Deadline April 3, COB Dear Colleague, We write to request your support for two letters to the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee that will help deescalate the violence in Syria, and ensure that […]

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