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Washington Watch: Legislative Update

Washington Watch: Legislative Update For the Week of 26 March 2018 I.     Legislative News and Activity   II.   This Week in Congress III.  Update on Top Legislative Priorities IV.  Support the National FOP PAC V.   Follow the FOP on Twitter!    I.    LEGISLATIVE NEWS AND ACTIVITY Senior Legislative Liaison Richardson represented the FOP on a conference call regarding the [...]

By |2018-03-31T09:07:38-04:00March 31st, 2018|From the Grand Lodge, Legislation|0 Comments

Washington Watch: Legislative Update

Washington Watch: Legislative Update For the Week of 19 March 2018 I.      Legislative News and Activity   II.    This Week in Congress III.   Update on Top Legislative Priorities IV.   FOP News and Press: A. FOP National President Hails Victories for Law Enforcement in Omnibus B. Omnibus Legislation FOP Supported V.    Support the National [...]

By |2018-03-24T11:00:20-04:00March 24th, 2018|From the Grand Lodge, Legislation|0 Comments

Washington Watch: Legislative Update

Washington Watch: Legislative Update For the Week of 12 March 2018 I. Legislative News and Activity II. This Week in Congress III. Update on Top Legislative Priorities IV. FOP News and Press Release: Attorney General Sessions Announces Launch of New Collaborative Reform Initiative Technical Assistance Center V. Support the National FOP PAC VI. Follow the [...]

By |2018-03-17T10:00:11-04:00March 17th, 2018|From the Grand Lodge, Legislation|0 Comments

Attorney General Sessions Announces Launch of New Collaborative Reform Initiative

Chuck Canterbury, National President of the Fraternal Order of Police, applauded the announcement by U.S. Attorney General Jefferson B. Sessions III regarding the launch of the Collaborative Reform Initiative Technical Assistance Center (CRI-TAC) today. The CRI-TAC brings together a coalition of our nation's top public safety organizations under the leadership of the FOP and International [...]

By |2018-03-15T14:07:30-04:00March 15th, 2018|From the Grand Lodge|0 Comments

Washington Watch: Legislative Update

Washington Watch: Legislative Update For the Week of 5 March 2018 I.     Legislative News and Activity   II.   This Week in Congress III.  Update on Top Legislative Priorities  IV.   Support the National FOP PAC V.    Follow the FOP on Twitter!    I.    LEGISLATIVE NEWS AND ACTIVITY National President Chuck Canterbury and Senior Advisor to the National President [...]

By |2018-03-11T12:00:03-04:00March 11th, 2018|From the Grand Lodge, Legislation|0 Comments

FOP supports the “NICS Denial Notification Act.”

FOP supports Sen. Toomey's and Sen. Coons' "NICS Denial Notification Act." This bill will share info with State and local law enforcement agencies when a NICS check is failed. This info will allow State and local police to develop cases against people, who many times are felons or domestic abusers that are barred from owning [...]

By |2018-03-06T15:00:00-05:00March 6th, 2018|From the Grand Lodge|0 Comments

Washington Watch: Legislative Update

Washington Watch: Legislative Update For the Week of 26 February 2018 I.      Legislative News and Activity   II.    This Week in Congress III.   Update on Top Legislative Priorities  IV.   Support the National FOP PAC V.    Follow the FOP on Twitter!    I.    LEGISLATIVE NEWS AND ACTIVITYSenior Advisor to the National President, Jim Pasco: [...]

By |2018-03-04T11:00:40-05:00March 4th, 2018|From the Grand Lodge, Legislation|0 Comments

Washington Watch: Legislative Update

Washington Watch: Legislative Update For the Week of 19 February 2018 I.     Legislative News and Activity   II.   This Week in Congress III.  Update on Top Legislative Priorities  IV.  FOP News and Press Release: Continued Attacks on Law Enforcement V.    Support the National FOP PAC VI.  Follow the FOP on Twitter!    I.    LEGISLATIVE NEWS AND ACTIVITYSenior Advisor [...]

By |2018-02-24T21:38:05-05:00February 24th, 2018|From the Grand Lodge, Legislation|0 Comments

FOP Free College Update

Earn Your Degree Online for Free!  The FOP Free College benefit lets FOP members and their family members earn an Associate Degree online with no out-of-pocket cost for tuition, fees or e-books!   TheFOP Free College Benefit has provided nearly $3 million in scholarships and helped over 1,000 FOP members and family members go back to school. Every semester, [...]

By |2018-02-21T14:48:44-05:00February 21st, 2018|From the Grand Lodge|0 Comments

FOP Supports H.R. 4768, the “National Strategy for Combating the Financing of Transnational Criminal Organizations Act”

Chuck Canterbury, President of the National Fraternal Order of Police, wrote a letter to the leadership of the United States House of Representatives in support for H.R. 4768, the "National Strategy for Combating the Financing of Transnational Criminal Organizations Act." Text of the Letter: Dear Mr. Speaker and Representatives McCarthy, Pelosi, and Hoyer, I am [...]

By |2018-02-20T10:00:00-05:00February 20th, 2018|From the Grand Lodge, Legislation, Local Police News|0 Comments