Tell your Representative to vote no on HR 4970
Several Members of Congress are claiming that Tuesday’s passage is a VICTORY for victims of domestic and sexual violence but it is NOT! H.R. 4970 rolls back protections and will harm victims. We must tell our Representatives that we strongly oppose the Adams bill. PLEASE CALL YOUR REPRESENTATIVES TODAY!
Action 1: Call each U.S. Representative and tell them that HR 4970 harms victims.
Message: “The House Judiciary Committee’s passage of H.R. 4970 on Tuesday is NOT a victory – it HARMS victims of violence. We oppose HR 4970 because it is DANGEROUS because it rolls back protections for victims and does not address the needs of all victims. We support a bill like the bipartisan Senate bill that protects Native victims, immigrant victims, LGBT victims and other marginalized communities. The House must must support ALL victims” Use the Capital switchboard number (202) 224-3121 to be connected.
Action 2: Send a letter to each U.S. Representative.
- Mofify the template letter and send to each of your U.S. Representatives.
Action 3: Sign your organization on to the letter on immigration.
- Read our fact sheet to learn more about the harmful components of HR 4970.