Stand Up for Students: Support Bonamici-Rouda Amendment to H.R. 1500

Please join us in supporting an amendment to H.R. 1500, the Consumers First Act. The Consumers First Act would restore essential functions of the Consumer Financial Protections Bureau that have been rolled back by the Trump Administration, including restoring
the Office of Students and Young Consumers. Before its closure, this office helped students and student loan borrowers who were taken advantage of by unscrupulous student loan servicers and for-profit institutions.

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Cosponsor the Safe Disposal of Opioids Act

Millions of Americans misuse prescription drugs each month, with tens of thousands dying every year from causes related to opioid abuse. Many people become addicted to opioids after receiving a prescription to treat pain from an injury or following a surgery.
But approximately one out of every three prescribed medications is unused, and
six in ten patients have leftover pills. It’s not surprising that more than 75 percent of people who become dependent on opioids report they first started with pills they got from a friend or family member.  

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LAST CALL: Title VIII Nursing Workforce Development Programs

Please join us in signing the attached letter urging the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education (LHHS-ED) Appropriations Subcommittee to support the Health Resources and Services Administration’s Nursing Workforce Development programs (Title VIII
of the Public Health Service Act) in Fiscal Year 2020. An investment in the nursing workforce of today is an investment in access to health care tomorrow.

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LAST CALL: Title VIII Nursing Workforce Development Programs

Please join us in signing the attached letter urging the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education (LHHS-ED) Appropriations Subcommittee to support the Health Resources and Services Administration’s Nursing Workforce Development programs (Title VIII
of the Public Health Service Act) in Fiscal Year 2020. An investment in the nursing workforce of today is an investment in access to health care tomorrow.

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