Co-Sponsor H.R. 4349, the Coordinating Crisis Care Act

When an individual is in the midst of a psychiatric or substance abuse crisis, gaining access to effective treatment in a timely fashion can be a life or death matter. In the majority of states, there is currently no standardized system for locating a treatment bed in a crisis situation, leading to overcrowded emergency rooms and creating additional barriers to care for patients.

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New Environmental Law Analysis of the TPP Released

I want to bring your attention to a recently released report by Professor Chris Wold, Director of Lewis & Clark Law School’s International Environmental Law Project, entitled, “Empty Promises and Missed Opportunities: An Assessment of the Environmental Chapter of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.”

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Briefing Tomorrow Morning: Energy and U.S. Free Trade Agreements

From: The Honorable Paul Tonko Sent By: brendan.larkin@mail.house.gov Date: 10/1/2014 Energy and U.S. Free Trade Agreements: A look into energy and climate in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) 9:00am, Thursday, October 2nd H-122, The Capitol Light breakfast will be provided Please RSVP: andrew.linhardt@sierraclub.org Dear Colleague, By now you likely have received an invitation […]

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Briefing on Energy and U.S. Free Trade Agreements

From: The Honorable Paul Tonko Sent By: brendan.larkin@mail.house.gov Date: 9/29/2014 Energy and U.S. Free Trade Agreements Briefing: A look into energy and climate in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) 9:00am-10:00am, Thursday, October 2nd H-122, The Capitol Light breakfast will be provided Please RSVP: andrew.linhardt@sierraclub.org Dear Colleague, By now you likely have received an […]

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Briefing on Trade Today

From: The Honorable Paul Tonko Sent By: brendan.larkin@mail.house.gov Date: 7/31/2014 Briefing on Trade Data: Factoryless Goods and Re-exports Today, 11:00am-12:00pm 2456 Rayburn House Office Building Dear Colleague: Congress, the press and the public need accurate trade data in order to understand the effects of our nation’s trade policies. Unfortunately, a number of current and potential interpretations […]

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Understanding Trade Data: Factoryless Goods and Re-exports

From: The Honorable Paul Tonko Sent By: brendan.larkin@mail.house.gov Date: 7/30/2014 Briefing on Understanding Trade Data: Factoryless Goods and Re-exports Tomorrow, 11:00am-12:00pm 2456 Rayburn House Office Building Dear Colleague: Congress, the press and the public need accurate trade data in order to understand the effects of our nation’s trade policies. Unfortunately, a number of current and potential […]

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Support K-12 Engineering Education and STEM Skills

From: The Honorable Paul Tonko Sent By: Emily.Duhovny@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2426 Date: 7/30/2014 Cosponsor H.R. 2426, the Educating Tomorrow’s Engineers Act (ETEA) Current Cosponsors: Tonko, Kennedy, Jones, Honda, Blumenauer,McKinley, Esty, Cohen, Lance, Keating, Lee, Polis, Davis (IL), Speier,Swalwell Supported by: American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), ASHRAE, Chabot Space & Science Center, City Technology, College of New York, EAST […]

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Understanding Trade Data: Factoryless Goods and Re-exports

From: The Honorable Paul Tonko Sent By: brendan.larkin@mail.house.gov Date: 7/30/2014 Briefing on Understanding Trade Data: Factoryless Goods and Re-exports Tomorrow, 11:00am-12:00pm 2456 Rayburn House Office Building Dear Colleague: Congress, the press and the public need accurate trade data in order to understand the effects of our nation’s trade policies. Unfortunately, a number of current and potential […]

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