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

Anaida Colon-Muniz
Sara Calderon
Damian Malave
Carmen Cruz
Nellie Pou
Millie Gonzalez
Marisol Salgado
Raul Canabal
Edwin Segarra
Tiffany Ledesma
Ladan Alomar
Joana Diaz
Candido Silva, Jr.
Christian Perez-Colon
Nilda Ruiz
Blanca Ohler
cherry inigo
Mark Austerberry
Natalia Ortiz
Vivian Moreno
Carol Widom
William Coleman
Carlos Carrion
Paloma Jimenez-Raika
147 callers

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