TOMORROW Learn About the Value of the Department of Defense’s Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP)

Currently, there are no effective treatments and no cure for neurofibromatosis (NF), a genetic disorder affecting 1 in 3,000 people. Through research conducted by the NF Research Program within the CDMRP, research at the National Institutes of Health (NIH),
and other public and private research partnerships, we know we will find solutions for NF patients as well as 175 million Americans suffering from traumatic brain injury, cognitive delays, various cancers, persistent pain, nerve damage and amputations.

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Learn About the Value of the Department of Defense’s Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP)

Currently, there are no effective treatments and no cure for neurofibromatosis (NF), a genetic disorder affecting 1 in 3,000 people. Through research conducted by the NF Research Program within the CDMRP, research at the National Institutes of Health (NIH),
and other public and private research partnerships, we know we will find solutions for NF patients as well as 175 million Americans suffering from traumatic brain injury, cognitive delays, various cancers, persistent pain, nerve damage and amputations.

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Keep Jobs in the United States: Cosponsor the End Outsourcing Act

For too long, our tax code has incentivized companies to outsource American jobs instead of investing in workers and communities here in the United States. We give corporations who ship American jobs overseas a free pass while workers suffer the consequences.
Instead of rewarding companies that relocate to other countries, we should use our tax code to incentivize firms to invest in our communities and to put workers back to work.

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SUPPORT POCAN WORKER PROTECTION AMENDMENTS #135 AND #145

Every American deserves to be fairly compensated for a day’s work, and deserves to come home at the end of a workday.
That’s why I’ve introduced two amendments to restore funding to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division (WHD).

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