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

Shelley Schwartz
Kerstin Colón
Ana Benitez
William Hernandez
Maria Roman
Cynthia rotunno
julia lopez
Juan Gonzalez, Esq.
Maria J. Rodriguez
Carmen Rodriguez
Anibal Roberto Garcia
Robertoluis Lugo-Morciglio
Fernando Ramos
Daliah Lugo
Ann Kornbluth
Evelyn Ramos
Freddie Gonzalez
Giovanna Guerrero-Medina
Neysa Alsina
Dina Martinez Lombardy
Anna Vasquez Howard
Gretchen Sierra-Zorita
Roseni Plaza
147 callers

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  • Shelley Schwartz
    signed 2018-09-18 15:47:52 -0400
  • Kerstin Colón
    signed 2018-09-18 15:46:01 -0400
  • Ana Benitez
    signed 2018-09-18 14:37:24 -0400
  • William Hernandez
    signed 2018-09-18 14:29:26 -0400
  • Maria Roman
    signed 2018-09-18 14:09:02 -0400
  • Cynthia rotunno
    signed 2018-09-18 13:34:34 -0400
  • julia lopez
    signed 2018-09-18 12:30:05 -0400
  • Juan Gonzalez, Esq.
    signed 2018-09-18 11:51:21 -0400
  • Maria J. Rodriguez
    signed 2018-09-18 11:02:01 -0400
  • Carmen Rodriguez
    signed 2018-09-18 10:42:17 -0400
  • Anibal Roberto Garcia
    signed 2018-09-18 08:38:15 -0400
  • Robertoluis Lugo-Morciglio
    signed 2018-09-18 08:34:00 -0400
  • Fernando Ramos
    signed 2018-09-18 07:58:52 -0400
  • Daliah Lugo
    @daliahlugo tweeted link to this page. 2018-09-18 07:41:34 -0400
    Sign the petition: On 9/20 "Demand Explanation" Call https://www.puertoricanagenda.org/demand_explanation_call?recruiter_id=88
  • Daliah Lugo
    signed 2018-09-18 07:40:58 -0400
  • Ann Kornbluth
    signed 2018-09-18 00:31:17 -0400
  • Evelyn Ramos
    signed 2018-09-17 22:09:38 -0400
  • Freddie Gonzalez
    signed 2018-09-17 22:07:08 -0400
  • Giovanna Guerrero-Medina
    @CienciaPR tweeted link to this page. 2018-09-17 18:12:25 -0400
    Sign the petition: On 9/20 "Demand Explanation" Call https://www.puertoricanagenda.org/demand_explanation_call?recruiter_id=10522
  • Giovanna Guerrero-Medina
    signed 2018-09-17 18:12:10 -0400
  • Neysa Alsina
    signed 2018-09-17 17:47:08 -0400
  • Dina Martinez Lombardy
    signed 2018-09-17 17:46:29 -0400
  • Anna Vasquez Howard
    signed 2018-09-17 17:44:21 -0400
  • Gretchen Sierra-Zorita
    signed 2018-09-17 14:49:29 -0400
  • Roseni Plaza
    signed 2018-09-17 10:19:32 -0400
  • Roseni Plaza
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