Cosponsor H.Res. 805, National Public Health Week Resolution

 For the last two decades, communities around the country have recognized National
Public Health Week during the first week of April to help improve our nation’s health. We hope you will join me in sponsoring a resolution to recognize April 2 – 8 as National Public Health Week 2018.

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Cosponsor H.Res. 805, National Public Health Week Resolution

 For the last two decades, communities around the country have recognized
National Public Health Week during the first week of April to help improve our nation’s health. We hope you will join me in sponsoring a resolution to recognize April 2 – 8 as National Public Health Week 2018.

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DEADLINE TODAY: Support Separated Families at the Interior and U.S.-Mexico Border

We invite you to join us in sending a letter to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) expressing our profound concern with the agency’s practice of separating immigrant families, both in the interior of the United States and at the U.S.-Mexico border.
As numerous studies and stories have shown, these practices traumatize individuals seeking humanitarian relief and limit their ability to lawfully pursue legal relief in the United States, as guaranteed under U.S. and international law.

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Support Separated Families in the Interior and at the U.S.-Mexico Border

We invite you to join us in sending a letter to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) expressing our profound concern with the agency’s practice of separating immigrant families, both in the interior of the United States and at the U.S.-Mexico border.
As numerous studies and stories have shown, these practices traumatize individuals seeking humanitarian relief and limit their ability to lawfully pursue legal relief in the United States, as guaranteed under U.S. and international law.

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Support Separated Families at the Interior and U.S.-Mexico Border

We invite you to join us in sending a letter to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) expressing our profound concern with the agency’s practice of separating immigrant families, both in the interior of the United States and at the U.S.-Mexico border.
As numerous studies and stories have shown, these practices traumatize individuals seeking humanitarian relief and limit their ability to lawfully pursue legal relief in the United States, as guaranteed under U.S. and international law.

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Support Separated Families at the Interior and U.S.-Mexico Border

We invite you to join us in sending a letter to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) expressing our profound concern with the agency’s practice of separating immigrant families, both in the interior of the United States and at the U.S.-Mexico border.
As numerous studies and stories have shown, these practices traumatize individuals seeking humanitarian relief and limit their ability to lawfully pursue legal relief in the United States, as guaranteed under U.S. and international law.

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Cosponsor the Security and Financial Empowerment (SAFE) Act to Support Workplace Protections for Domestic Violence Victims

One in four women and one in nine men have suffered physical violence at the hands of an intimate partner, which has a devastating impact on a survivor’s physical and emotional health. Often forgotten when we talk about victims of intimate partner violence,
sexual assault, stalking, and revenge pornography, is the severe economic impact this abuse can have on victims. It can cost victims their jobs, their homes, their health, and their insurance – and, in cases of domestic violence, reinforce their dependency
on their abusers as a result. Abusers often use economic necessities like rent, health care, and child care to exert control over their victims. And victims of intimate partner violence, sexual assault, stalking, and revenge pornography often find that abuse
and threats follow them from home into the workplace – each year, they lose nearly eight million days of paid work—the equivalent of more than 32,000 full-time jobs.

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