Letters to Congress and federal agencies

February 2019
January 2019
  • APHA letter to Congress outlining the association's priorities for the 116th Congress (Jan. 25)
  • Organization statement in support of the Raise the Wage Act of 2019 (Jan. 23)
  • Organization letters to the president and congressional leaders urging an immediate end to the government shutdown to prevent further negative impacts on the public's health (Jan. 17)
  • Health organization letter to Senate leaders urging quick passage of the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness & Advancing Innovation Act (Jan. 11)
  • APHA letter to Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Representative Mike Thompson in support of H.R. 8, the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019 (Jan. 9)
  • Organization letter to Members of the 116th Congress urging them to prioritize health equity (Jan. 4)