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Verified VoterVancouver, WA

I am your constituent and I want you to know that pregnant women are not being treated in emergency rooms when they arrive with pregnancy problems. One woman miscarried in the restroom lobby of a Texas emergency department (ED) as front desk staff refused to admit her. Another woman learned that

Verified VoterAnaheim, CA

Support Bill SB1459 for Animal Welfare in California

The bill SB1459, concerning animal shelters and veterinarians, is a crucial step towards ensuring the welfare of animals in California. The bipartisan support it has garnered is commendable. It is essential to prioritize its passage. The bill's provisions will enhance the quality of care in animal s

Verified VoterTampa, FL

Protect Pregnant Patients: Enforce EMTALA to Ensure Emergency Care

The alarming denial of emergency care to pregnant individuals in some emergency departments (EDs) is a pressing issue. This has led to severe consequences, including miscarriages in restrooms and births in cars due to denied admission. Despite federal mandates, these incidents persist, and the Supre

Arvada, CO

Protect Small Businesses: Reconsider TikTok Ban for Economic Balance

The potential ban on the social media platform TikTok could have severe repercussions for small businesses. For instance, consider the case of a Texas-based clothing brand catering to tall women, which relies heavily on TikTok for reaching its target audience and generating sales. The loss of this p

Arvada, CO

End US Funding of Israeli Occupation: Prioritize Human Lives

The current situation in Gaza is alarming, with a significant number of child casualties and unprecedented danger faced by journalists, healthcare workers, and paramedics. The United States plays a role in this through its funding and arming of the Israeli occupation of Palestine. This support contr

Verified VoterCochise, AZ

NO MORE MONEY FOR ISRAEL!!! You pretend to be blind to Israel's crimes but the rest of the world is not. You will be held personally responsible for Israel's crimes. You have the blood of Palestinian children on your hands. You bathe your face in it everyday. You can't hear us but we can vote y

Dallas, TX

The Judicial Ethics Enforcement Act of 2024

A group of House Democrats, led by Reps. Melanie Stansbury, Ilhan Omar and Jamie Raskin, have introduced legislation would authorize the creation of an office of the inspector general to investigate allegations of misconduct in the judicial branch. The inspector general would also investigate allege

Paonia, CO

Judicial Ethics Enforcement Act

I am writing in support of The Judicial Ethics Enforcement Act of 2024 (https://s2.washingtonpost.com/3d6eeba/6620f35f69422c5a899d09ed/596a9968ae7e8a0ef3406cdf/19/44/6620f35f69422c5a899d09ed).A group of House Democrats, led by Reps. Melanie Stansbury, Ilhan Omar and Jamie Raskin, have introduced leg

Verified VoterCochise, AZ

All we want you to do is grow a spine and say no to Israel. Allow Palestine to be a full voting member of the UN. All the billionaires that tell you you're doing a great job aren't going to get you a second term. The voters that you are ignoring are the ones that you should be appeasing instead

Verified VoterIthaca, NY

PALESTINE WILL BE FREE

CAIR shared this press release on their website on April 16, 2024: “The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today condemned the latest Israeli war crimes in Gaza, including a massacre of children, reports that drones are

Anchorage, AK

Say NO to Loony-Bins: Immediate Action Required for Inpatient Psychiatric Care

The current model of inpatient psychiatric care, which primarily focuses on safety and crisis stabilization, falls short in promoting sustained recovery. The prevalent emphasis on ultrashort lengths of stay often overlooks the need for comprehensive treatment plans. A proposed model of care advocat

Verified VoterLos Angeles, CA

we must do better than Roe

I saw your tweet from the morning of April 19, 2024 stating that Joe Biden will sign a bill to codify Roe v. Wade into law. Codifying Roe will still leave many women unable to attain the health care they need. I would like to bring your attention to Erika Christensen, who was the subject of the Je

Anchorage, AK

Act Now: Save Public Transit from Extinction!

I am writing to highlight the critical state of public transit in the United States and urge your support increased investment in this essential service. The challenges facing public transit—under-investment, over-reliance on car ownership, and racial disparities—have been exacerbated by the COVID-1

Sacramento, CA

Stop Aid to Israel

Please stop sending more aid to Israel. They're doing just fine. They have one of the most advanced military technologies in the world and don't need more of our help. Those are my tax dollars you are spending. Not to mention you are intentionally funding their war on Palastine. What Hamas did was h

Verified VoterTampa, FL

Reconsider Cancellation of Maulik Pancholy's School Event

The recent cancellation of actor and author Maulik Pancholy's speaking event at a middle school in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, due to concerns about his "activism" and "lifestyle," has raised significant concerns. Pancholy's work, which emphasizes empathy and anti-bullying, is particularly relevant

Verified VoterNorth Hollywood, CA

You will lose me as a voter if the tik tok ban passes

If the TikTok Ban is approved by the House I'm going to spend the rest of this year working diligently to make sure the representatives that vote yes on it will never hold office again. If they somehow win their upcoming elections then I will continue to donate, volunteer, fundraise and create coali

Honolulu, HI

I’m concern about the number of ongoing, protracted contract negotiations between parties before the National Mediation Board. Thousands of workers across the country who are currently being subjected to drawn out contract negotiations, and I urge you to use the tools at your disposal to ensure the

Sun City West, AZ

Supreme court reform

I understand that a group of House Democrats have introduced legislation that would strengthen oversight of the Supreme Court. It’s called The Judicial Ethics Enforcement Act of 2024. It would basically authorize the creation of an office of the inspector general to investigate allegations of miscon

Sun City West, AZ

Supreme Court reform

I understand that a group of House Democrats have introduced legislation that would strengthen oversight of the Supreme Court. It’s called The Judicial Ethics Enforcement Act of 2024. It would basically authorize the creation of an office of the inspector general to investigate allegations of miscon

Atlanta, GA

Message from your constituent

Over the last six months, Americans have continuously and passionately supported the Palestinian people but we continue to feel unheard by our elected officials. All eyes are on the middle east and the United States seems to be immovable in its blind support to Israel, despite the overwhelming evide

Sun City West, AZ

Emergency rooms refused to treat pregnant women

BY AMANDA SEITZ 1 hour ago WASHINGTON (AP) - One woman miscarried in the lobby restroom of a Texas emergency room as front desk staff refused to admit her. Another woman learned that her fetus had no heartbeat at a Florida hospital, the day after a security guard turned her away from the facility. A

Saint Petersburg, FL

Concerns Regarding H.R. 7356: SCHUMER Act

The proposed H.R. 7356, or the SCHUMER Act, which mandates Members of Congress advocating for military support for Ukraine to serve on active duty, raises serious concerns. It appears to be an attempt to deter support for Ukraine by imposing personal risk on lawmakers, rather than a genuine effort t

Alamo, CA

The "TikTok ban" is about more than TikTok - don't approve it

The "TikTok ban" is reportedly going to be included in a larger foreign aid package. Please, don't vote for it. I understand in theory it might sound good, but it will do more than just force TikTok to divest from China - it will create a process that could be abused by future administrations to tar

Oakland, CA

Do you support children starving to death? Permanent Ceasefire NOW

From Washington Post on April 18: “Gaza's children are going hungry. More than 25 have reportedly died of complications linked to malnutrition, according to the World Health Organization. Hundreds of thousands more face starvation as Israel continues its siege. Doctors and nutrition experts say the

Verified VoterSeneca Falls, NY

ISRAEL FORCING GAZA INTO A STATE OF "EXTREME THIRST" - END THE GENOCIDE NOW

I am writing to demand a permanent immediate ceasefire, and end to the siege on Gaza, no more aid to Israel, and a full reinstatement of UNRWA funding. End the genocide NOW. As reported by Al Jazeera today, April 19: "Gaza’s Government Media Office says all of the city’s water wells had stopped fun