On 9/20 Demand that Congress Create Independent Bipartisan Commission to Investigate Federal Response to Hurricane Maria

CALL TO ACTION

 

Two Minute Call to Action:  On Thursday September 20th ask Congress  to enact the National Commission of the Federal Response to Natural Disasters in Puerto Rico Act of 2018

 

September 20th 2018 is the fist anniversary of Hurricane Maria.  To commemorate this American tragedy we ask you to CALL ON THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 20TH Representative Bill Schuster (R-PA9), Chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI), Chairman of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee and ask that their respective committees hold hearings and pass this act.

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WHAT YOU NEED TO DO ON SEPTEMBER 20TH

Just place two calls using the script below.  If you get an answering machine please leave a message using the script as well.  Let them know that you strongly support the passage of this legislation!

1) Representative Bill Schuster (R-PA9), Chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Phone: (202) 225-9446

2) Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI), Chairman of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, Phone: (202) 224-4751

Script for House:

Hi, my name is [NAME] and I live in [PLACE OF RESIDENCE].

I'm calling to ask Chairman Bill Schuster to hold hearings and pass H.R. 6103, the National Commission of the Federal Response to Natural Disasters in Puerto Rico Act of 2018. Almost 3,000 Americans died in Puerto Rico and we need Congress to get to the bottom of what happened before, during and after Hurricane Maria. We need Congress to examine the federal government's response so that the same mistakes are not repeated again.

Thank you for your time and attention.

Script for Senate:

Hi, my name is [NAME] and I live in [PLACE OF RESIDENCE].

I'm calling to ask Chairman Ron Johnson to hold hearings and pass S. 3076, the National Commission of the Federal Response to Natural Disasters in Puerto Rico Act of 2018. Almost 3,000 Americans died in Puerto Rico and we need Congress to get to the bottom of what happened before, during and after Hurricane Maria. We need Congress to examine the federal government's response so that the same mistakes are not repeated again.

Thank you for your time and attention.

We need you to sign as a caller below to confirm your commitment to this Call to Action, to send you updates on this action, and to keep track of the number of calls made.

We hope Puerto Rico can count on all 9 million of us on September 20, 2018!  Set your calendar!

Who's signing

Connie Wolgast
Paul Weichselbaum
Louis Torres
Maria Hernandez
Eddie Mendez
Wilma Montefusco
Katherine Morgan
Adriana Colón
Dr. Pablo R Colon
Anna Vasquez-Howard
Shirley Rodriguez
Carrie Perez
Carrie Perez
Miriam Ramos-Ortiz
Myriam Laureano
Mike Miller
Mercy Poojary
Ines Rivera
Janice Campman
Perla de Leon
Teresita Orozco-Fantauzzi
Felix Flores
Norma Romero-Mitchell
Katherine Morillo
Susie Col
Betty Medina Lichtenstein
Susan Langmuir
Samuel Kanig
147 callers

Will you sign?

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  • Connie Wolgast
    signed 2018-09-20 11:44:43 -0400
  • Paul Weichselbaum
    signed 2018-09-20 10:51:55 -0400
  • Louis Torres
    signed 2018-09-20 10:14:50 -0400
  • Maria Hernandez
    signed 2018-09-20 10:03:22 -0400
  • Eddie Mendez
    signed 2018-09-20 09:51:32 -0400
  • Wilma Montefusco
    @Gurrlfriend tweeted link to this page. 2018-09-20 09:46:34 -0400
    Sign the petition: On 9/20 "Demand Explanation" Call https://www.puertoricanagenda.org/demand_explanation_call?recruiter_id=5084
  • Wilma Montefusco
    signed 2018-09-20 09:46:17 -0400
  • Katherine Morgan
    signed 2018-09-20 09:40:01 -0400
  • Adriana Colón
    signed 2018-09-20 09:39:27 -0400
  • Dr. Pablo R Colon
    signed 2018-09-20 09:07:52 -0400
  • Anna Vasquez-Howard
    signed 2018-09-20 08:59:30 -0400
  • Shirley Rodriguez
    signed 2018-09-20 08:51:24 -0400
  • Carrie Perez
    signed 2018-09-20 08:44:25 -0400
  • Carrie Perez
    @carriep1019 tweeted link to this page. 2018-09-20 08:43:48 -0400
    Sign the petition: On 9/20 "Demand Explanation" Call https://www.puertoricanagenda.org/demand_explanation_call?recruiter_id=2462
  • Carrie Perez
    signed 2018-09-20 08:43:26 -0400
  • Miriam Ramos-Ortiz
    signed 2018-09-20 08:17:29 -0400
  • Myriam Laureano
    signed 2018-09-20 05:54:49 -0400
  • Mike Miller
    signed 2018-09-20 05:36:52 -0400
  • Mercy Poojary
    signed 2018-09-20 02:06:42 -0400
  • Ines Rivera
    signed 2018-09-20 00:41:07 -0400
  • Janice Campman
    signed 2018-09-20 00:25:31 -0400
  • Perla de Leon
    signed 2018-09-20 00:24:39 -0400
  • Teresita Orozco-Fantauzzi
    signed 2018-09-20 00:07:32 -0400
  • Felix Flores
    signed 2018-09-19 23:34:42 -0400
  • Norma Romero-Mitchell
    signed 2018-09-19 22:57:24 -0400
  • Katherine Morillo
    signed 2018-09-19 22:49:15 -0400
  • Susie Col
    signed 2018-09-19 19:35:42 -0400
  • Betty Medina Lichtenstein
    signed 2018-09-19 17:45:04 -0400
  • Susan Langmuir
    signed 2018-09-19 17:07:31 -0400
  • Samuel Kanig
    signed 2018-09-19 15:59:18 -0400