DEADLINE APPROACHING: Letter to NDAA Conferees: Sign the Bipartisan Letter to maintain language requesting a report on housing allowance for U.S. Territories

Please join us in urging Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) conferees to maintain language, which would require the Secretary of Defense to submit a report to Congress regarding the Secretary’s recommendation on whether members
of the uniformed services located in U.S. territories and receive the Overseas Housing Allowance should convert Basic Allowance for Housing, to ensure the most appropriate housing compensation.

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U.S. Territories Deserve Equitable Health Care

Nearly four million Americans reside in the United States territories of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the Northern Mariana Islands.  As Americans, they deserve just as much access to the federal health programs as anyone else. 

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FINAL CALL – Support Oceanic Separation of Aircraft – FINAL CALL

We
invite you to join us in a letter to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (THUD) FY 2020, to require any funding that would enable reduced oceanic separation of aircraft be provided on a performance-based, technology-neutral
basis. The deadline to sign onto this letter is TODAY, April 3, 2019 at 2:00pm.
If you have further questions or would like to sign on, please contact Tiana Thomas
tiana.thomas@mail.house.gov in Congresswoman Plaskett’s office 

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Support Oceanic Separation of Aircraft

I
invite you to join me in a letter to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (THUD) FY 2020, to require any funding that would enable reduced oceanic separation of aircraft be provided on a performance-based, technology-neutral
basis. The deadline to sign onto this letter is Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 12:30pm.
If you have further questions or would like to sign on, please contact Tiana Thomas (tiana.thomas@mail.house.gov) in Congresswoman Plaskett’s office 

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FINAL CALL 12:30PM TODAY – Support Caribbean Coastal Ocean Observing System – FINAL CALL 12:30PM TODAY

We invite you to join us in sending a letter to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice and Science, in support of robust funding for the
Caribbean Coastal Ocean Observing Systems (CariCOOS) in FY 2020, to help detect hurricanes and tropical storms. The deadline to sign onto this letter is
TODAY AT 12:30 PM. If you have further questions or would like to sign on, please contact Tiana Thomas (tiana.thomas@mail.house.gov)
in Congresswoman Plaskett’s office or Gabriel Bravo (Gabriel.bravo@mail.house.gov) in Congresswoman
Gonzalez-Colon’s office.

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Support Caribbean Coastal Ocean Observing System

We invite you to join us in sending a letter to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice and Science, in support of robust funding for the
Caribbean Coastal Ocean Observing Systems (CariCOOS) in FY 2020. The deadline to sign onto this letter is
COB Friday, March 29th. If you have further questions or would like to sign on, please contact Tiana Thomas (tiana.thomas@mail.house.gov)
in Congresswoman Plaskett’s office or Gabriel Bravo (Gabriel.bravo@mail.house.gov) in Congresswoman
Gonzalez-Colon’s office.

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U.S. Territories Deserve Equitable Health Care

Nearly four million Americans reside in the United States territories of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the Northern Mariana Islands.  As Americans, they deserve just as much access to the federal health programs as anyone else. 

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