Become a Co-Sponsor of the Woman on the Twenty Act, H.R. 3082

Last month in testimony before the Financial Services Committee, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin refused to commit to upholding the decision to place Harriet Tubman on the redesigned $20 bill. Please join me in supporting the Woman on the Twenty Act, H.R.
3082, to require that Harriet Tubman be the new face of the $20 bill.

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Become an Original Co-Sponsor of the Return to Work Awareness Act of 2019

I invite you to join me as a cosponsor of the Return to Work Awareness Act. This legislation would direct the Job Accommodation Network (JAN) to assist survivors of stroke, heart attack, and other debilitating health occurrences in returning to
work. One of several services provided by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy, JAN, represents the most comprehensive job accommodation resource available for guidance on workplace accommodation and disability employment issues.

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Become an Original Co-Sponsor of the Woman on the Twenty Act

Last week, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin refused to commit to upholding the decision by previous Secretary Jack Lew to place Harriet Tubman on the face of the newly-redesigned $20 bill. Please join me in reintroducing the Woman
on the Twenty Act to require Harriet Tubman to be the new face of the $20 bill.

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Resolution Recognizing May as Stroke Awareness Month

I urge you to join me as a cosponsor of a resolution recognizing May as Stroke Awareness Month. This resolution strives to enhance public awareness, urges continued coordination and cooperation between researchers and families, and advocates for improved
treatments and prognoses for individuals who suffer stroke.

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COB TODAY: FY20 NSF’s HBCU Excellence in Research Funding

I ask you to join me in requesting that the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies provide $15,000,000 in funding for the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Excellence in Research program within the National Science
Foundation (NSF) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2020.

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FY20 NSF’s HBCU Excellence in Research Funding

I ask you to join me in requesting that the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies provide $15,000,000 in funding for the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Excellence in Research program within the National Science
Foundation (NSF) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2020.

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Become an Original Co-sponsor of the 21st Century STEM Act of 2019 – Help increase Diversity & Inclusion in STEM (H.R.1591)

I invite you to become an original co-sponsor of the “21st Century STEM Act of 2019.”  This legislation would authorize the Secretary of Education to provide grants to local educational agencies to improve the education of girls and underrepresented minorities
in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), and prepare them to pursue degrees and careers in these fields.  This legislation includes a provision that will ensure that the distribution of grants will be targeted to where there is high-need
and high-poverty.

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