CLOSING SOON: Protect Veterans Disability Benefits!

Please join me in cosponsoring the Protecting Benefits for Disabled Veterans Act of 2019, which would codify and make permanent the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Individual Unemployability (IU) program.  The IU program compensates veterans
who are unable to maintain gainful employment because of a service-connected disability. 

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Protect Veterans Disability Benefits!

Please join me in cosponsoring the Protecting Benefits for Disabled Veterans Act of 2019, which would codify and make permanent the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Individual Unemployablity (IU) program.  The IU program compensates veterans
who are unable to maintain gainful employment because of a service-connected disability. 

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NEW ENDORSEMENTS: Protect Veterans’ Disability Benefits!

Please join me in cosponsoring the Protecting Benefits for Disabled Veterans Act of 2019, which would codify and make permanent the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Individual Unemployability (IU) program.  The IU program compensates veterans
who are unable to maintain gainful employment because of a service-connected disability. 

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Cosponsor of the Women Veterans Support Act of 2019

We invite you to become a cosponsor of the Women Veterans Support Act, which would
improve the Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) programs and initiatives that support women veterans, including those focusing on suicide prevention, mental health services, data collection, and other support services, such as financial
counseling, legal assistance, and aid in securing housing opportunities. The bill also includes accountability measures to ensure the programs enhanced and created by this bill are effectively implemented and maintained.

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Become an Original Cosponsor of the Women Veterans Support Act

We invite you to become an original cosponsor of the Women Veterans Support Act, which would improve the Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) programs and initiatives that support women veterans, including those focusing on suicide prevention, mental health
services, data collection, and other support services, such as financial counseling, legal assistance, and aid in securing housing opportunities. The bill also includes accountability measures to ensure the programs enhanced and created by this bill are effectively
implemented and maintained.

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Prevent the President from Seizing Land on the Southern Border

Please join me in cosponsoring the Border Property Protection Act, which prevents the administration from using eminent domain to seize private property from landowners along the southern border, including if the taking is done in furtherance of
the president’s February 15, 2019 national emergency declaration.

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Cosponsor the Affordable Care Act OUTREACH Act

            I urge you to cosponsor the Affordable Care Act OUTREACH Act. This bill will require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to invest in outreach and promotional activities for the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

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FINANCIAL SERVICES MEMBER DAY HEARING

The Committee on Financial Services invites you to testify before the Committee about your interests and priorities as it relates to the policies under the Committee’s jurisdiction for the 116thCongress. The hearing will take place on
Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. in room 2128 of the Rayburn House Office Building. Members will be provided five minutes to present their oral testimony and may also submit written testimony in advance.

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Cancel the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Debt

I invite you to join me in sending a letter to appropriators, urging the cancellation of the National Flood Insurance Program’s (NFIP) $20 billion debt, which is threatening the affordability of the premiums it offers and must be addressed in order to preserve
the long-term stability of the program.

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