Protect Students and Taxpayers: Become an Original Cosponsor of the POST Act

Please join me as an original cosponsor of the bicameral Protecting Our Students and Taxpayers (POST) Act. Current law prohibits for-profit colleges and universities from deriving more than 90% of their revenue from the U.S. Department of Education’s federal
student aid programs. The other 10% is required to come from sources other than the federal government. The purpose of this rule is to ensure that schools are not overly dependent on the federal government for their operation and that others, besides federal
taxpayers, have skin in the game. 

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Reintroduction of the Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act

We live in an increasingly digitized world. Digital goods and services make consumption of entertainment media more convenient and have a lighter carbon footprint than their tangible analogs. In addition, many vital health, education, and computer systems
have turned to digital goods and services to increase the reliability and efficiency of access to important data.

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Reintroduction of the Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act

We live in an increasingly digitized world. Digital goods and services make consumption of entertainment media more convenient and have a lighter carbon footprint than their tangible analogs. In addition, many vital health, education, and computer systems
have turned to digital goods and services to increase the reliability and efficiency of access to important data.

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TODAY: Lunch Briefing on Human Gene Editing

We want to draw your attention to an invitation you should have already received from the Coalition for the Life Sciences (CLS). On Friday, May 17th at 12:00 noon,
CLS cordially invites you to attend a briefing entitled “Principles for Governing the Promise of Human Genome Editing”
in the Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2043.

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