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U.S. Congress Recognizes National Youth Sports Week
Exciting news! National Youth Sports Week, July 16-22, has been recognized in the 115th Congress, 1st Session as H. RES. 435. Rep. Kind introduced the Resolution in the House on July 11, 2017 with 9 original co-sponsors. The link to the full House Bill language can be viewed here: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-resolution/435?q=%7B%22search%22%3A%5B%22sports%22%5D%7D&r=1.

ACTION NEEDED. ASK YOUR MEMBER OF CONGRESS TO BECOME A CO-SPONSOR

Below are the Members who joined the resolution H. RES. 435 as original co-sponsors. If your Representative is listed, please thank them for their support. If you Representative is NOT listed, please reach out and ask them to co-sponsor the bill by contacting Rep. Kind's office.

Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3] 1502 Longworth House Office Building, (202) 225-5506.
Rep. Kildee, Daniel T. [D-MI-5]*
Rep. Meehan, Patrick [R-PA-7]*
Rep. Bustos, Cheri [D-IL-17]*
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-9]*
Rep. Jordan, Jim [R-OH-4]*
Rep. Takano, Mark [D-CA-41]*
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large]*
Rep. Bordallo, Madeleine Z. [D-GU-At Large]*
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2]*

The Senate bill is expected to 'drop' on Monday!