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

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 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

Washington Watch: Legislative Update

Washington Watch: Legislative Update For the Week of 5 February 2018 I. Legislative News and Activity   II. This Week in Congress III. Update on Top Legislative Priorities  IV. Reminder: Day on the Hill is February 12-14. V. Follow the FOP on Twitter!  Day on the Hill Briefing is 4:00 PM on Monday, 12 February at D.C. Lodge #1. Briefing book [...]

By |2018-02-11T13:00:46-05:00February 11th, 2018|From the Grand Lodge, Legislation|0 Comments

FOP Supports H.R. 3303, the “Fair Return for Employees on Their Initial Retirement Earned (RETIRE)

On February 5, 2018, National Fraternal Order of Police President Chuck Canterbury wrote a letter to United States House of Representative Gerald E. Connolly in support of HR. 3303, the "Fair Return for Employees on Their Initial Retirement Earned (RETIRE) Act.   Text of Letter: Dear Representative Connolly, I am writing on behalf of the members [...]

By |2018-02-07T10:00:00-05:00February 7th, 2018|From the Grand Lodge, Legislation|0 Comments

Washington Watch: Legislative Update

Washington Watch: Legislative Update For the Week of 29 January 2018 I.      Legislative News and Activity   II.    This Week in Congress III.   Update on Top Legislative Priorities  IV.   Reminder: Day on the Hill is February 12-14, Meeting starts at 4:00, D.C. Lodge 1 V.    Follow the FOP on Twitter!    LEGISLATIVE NEWS [...]

By |2018-02-04T13:00:03-05:00February 4th, 2018|From the Grand Lodge, Legislation|0 Comments

Washington Watch: Legislative Update

Washington Watch: Legislative Update For the Week of 15 January 2018 I.     Legislative News and Activity   II.   This Week in Congress III.  Update on Top Legislative Priorities  IV.  JOINT FOP-IAFF Press Release: Bipartisan Bill Would Strengthen the Voice of Public Safety Professionals V.    Reminder: Day on the Hill is February 12-14 VI.  Follow the FOP on Twitter!    [...]

By |2018-01-20T11:00:04-05:00January 20th, 2018|From the Grand Lodge, Legislation|0 Comments

National Collective Bargaining Bill Introduced

In a bipartisan effort to ensure all police officers, firefighters, and EMS personnel have a voice in matters of public safety, Representatives John Duncan(R-TN) and Dan Kildee ( D-MI) have introduced HR 4846, the Public Safety Employer-Employee Cooperation Act of 2018. The bill would provide those who protect the public a stronger collective voice on [...]

By |2018-01-19T18:15:51-05:00January 19th, 2018|From the Grand Lodge, Legislation|0 Comments

Law Enforcement Mental Health Bill Is Now Law

Chuck Canterbury, National President of the Fraternal Order of Police, welcomed today's news that President Donald J. Trump signed H.R. 2228, the "Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act," into law. "This legislation, which the FOP was proud to have played a major role in developing and crafting, is now law," Canterbury said. "We look [...]

By |2018-01-11T10:00:00-05:00January 11th, 2018|From the Grand Lodge, Legislation|0 Comments
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