Action Alert! Is Jo Ann Emerson of District 8 your US Rep?
During the week of July 23, the House Appropriations Committee is expected to mark up the Fiscal Year 2013 Labor/Health and Human Services Appropriations Bill. As reported by subcommittee, the bill contains two provisions that enhance conscience protection in health care for millions of Americans.
ACTION: If your Representative serves on the Appropriations Committee (from Missouri, it's Jo Ann Emerson of District 8), please contact him or her by e-mail or phone:
- Click here to send an e-mail through NCHLA’s Grassroots Action Center. The service will automatically determine if your Representatives is a member of the Appropriations Committee.
- Call the U.S. Capitol switchboard at: 202-224-3121, or call your Members’ local offices.
MESSAGE: “Please support the conscience protection provisions in the Labor/HHS appropriations bill, Sections 537 and 538, and oppose any attempt to delete or weaken them. Especially when it is a matter of respecting the sanctity of human life, the religious liberty and conscience rights of all participants in our nation’s health care system should be protected.”
WHEN: Immediately! The Appropriations Committee is expected to mark up the Labor/HHS appropriations bill during the week of July 23. Thanks!