Results for the tag Scott H. Peters

Funding for Youth Homelessness in Next COVID19 Package

As Congress continues to respond to the coronavirus pandemic, I hope you will join me to call on leadership to include provisions to help homeless youth in the next COVID-19 package. 

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Deadline extended: Support Suicide Prevention in Next COVID19 Package

As Congress continues to respond to the coronavirus pandemic, we hope you will join us to call on leadership to include provisions related to suicide prevention in the next COVID-19 package. We must support our nation’s system of crisis response services,
fortify our emergency departments to adequately respond to self-harm, and prepare schools to address the mental health needs of children upon their return in the fall.

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Cosponsor H.R. 6518: The Stop Health Premium Spikes Act of 2020

Please join our bosses in supporting legislation that will help relieve the upward pressure on health premiums due to COVID-19. The projected health care costs associated with providing medical care for patients with COVID-19 will be enormous. However, COVID-19
will have an unpredictable effect on the national health insurance market. That is because insurers base premiums each year on estimated average health care costs of enrollees. Due to COVID-19, it is exceedingly difficult to accurately gauge how much medical
care Americans will consume this year and the next. This uncertainty is borne out in projections that health insurance premium prices for next year could increase anywhere between 4 to 40 percent.

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CLOSING TODAY: Support Suicide Prevention in Next COVID19 Package

As Congress continues to respond to the coronavirus pandemic, we hope you will join us to call on leadership to include provisions related to suicide prevention in the next COVID-19 package. We must support our nation’s system of crisis response services,
fortify our emergency departments to adequately respond to self-harm, and prepare schools to address the mental health needs of children upon their return in the fall.

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Support Suicide Prevention in Next COVID19 Package

As Congress continues to respond to the coronavirus pandemic, we hope you will join us to call on leadership to include provisions related to suicide prevention in the next COVID-19 package. We must support our nation’s system of crisis response services,
fortify our emergency departments to adequately respond to self-harm, and prepare schools to address the mental health needs of children upon their return in the fall.

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DEADLINE TODAY: Case Management for Homeless Vets

Please join us in urging the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee to provide essential supportive services for homeless veterans.

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FY21 Youth Homelessness Demo Program (YHDP)

Please join me in urging the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee to allocate $195 million for the Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP).

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FY21 – Case Management for Homeless Vets

Please join us in urging the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee to provide essential supportive services for homeless veterans.

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Invest in Ocean Research To Monitor Impacts of Climate Change – Deadline extended!

Please contact Anaïs Borja in Rep. Peters’ office (Anais.borja@mail.house.gov) with any questions or to sign on.

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