Combat Climate Change Public Health Risks

Climate change poses a variety of threats to human health. According to a 2016 report from the US Global Change Research Program, climate change will
cause a wide range of negative impacts on public health, including:

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Cosponsor Legislation Supporting Rural Economic Development

Rural communities are the backbone of America, providing our energy and food, serving as stewards of our natural resources, and helping drive innovation.  Despite the important role rural America plays in our country, many rural towns and communities are
struggling.  Industries relocating, health care costs and crisis, deteriorating schools, and a lack of internet access have led to declining prospects for too many rural areas. It is time to write a new chapter for rural America.

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Cosponsor Legislation Supporting Rural Economic Development

Rural communities are the backbone of America, providing our energy and food, serving as stewards of our natural resources, and helping drive innovation.  Despite the important role rural America plays in our country, many rural towns and communities are
struggling.  Industries relocating, health care costs and crisis, deteriorating schools, and a lack of internet access have led to declining prospects for too many rural areas. It is time to write a new chapter for rural America.

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Capitalize on the Potential of Rural America

Rural communities are the backbone of America, providing our energy and food, serving as stewards of our natural resources, and helping drive innovation.  Despite the important role rural America plays in our country, many rural towns and communities are
struggling.  Industries relocating, health care costs and crisis, deteriorating schools, and a lack of internet access have led to declining prospects for too many rural areas. It is time to write a new chapter for rural America.

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Combat Climate Change Public Health Risks

Climate change poses a variety of threats to human health. According to a 2016 report from the US Global Change Research Program, climate change will
cause a wide range of negative impacts on public health, including:

Read More

Cosponsor Legislation Supporting Rural Economic Development

Rural communities are the backbone of America, providing our energy and food, serving as stewards of our natural resources, and helping drive innovation.  Despite the important role rural America plays in our country, many rural towns and communities are
struggling.  Industries relocating, health care costs and crisis, deteriorating schools, and a lack of internet access have led to declining prospects for too many rural areas. It is time to write a new chapter for rural America.

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Protect Students with Severe Allergies from Bullying

Food allergy bullying is a pervasive problem across our nation’s schools.  About
8 percent of children (5.9 million children) in America live with food allergies, with roughly one-third of these children reporting that they’ve been bullied because of their allergies.

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