Congressional Letters

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Hearing on “Broadband Equity: Addressing Disparities in Access and Affordability”
Jeffrey Westling

Dear Chairman Doyle and Ranking Member Latta,

R Street commends the Committee on its continuing efforts to promote broadband availability and adoption, as well as this hearing to explore potential…

Letter to the Michigan Senate Health Policy and Human Services Committee on Ocular Telehealth
Courtney Joslin

Dear Chair VanderWall, Vice Chair Bizon, Minority Vice Chair Brinks, and members of the Michigan Senate Health Policy and Human Services Committee:

My name is Courtney Joslin and I am a resident…

Future of Telehealth in the Wake of COVID-19
Courtney Joslin

Dear Chairwoman Eshoo, Ranking Member Guthrie and Members of the Subcommittee:

Thank you for the opportunity to discuss the future of telehealth in the wake of COVID-19. We at the R Street…

In SUPPORT Senate Bill 1082, allow pharmacists to provide hormonal birth control prescriptions in Arizona
Steven Greenhut

Dear Sen. Gonzales,

The R Street Institute is writing to support Senate Bill 1082, which would allow pharmacists to provide hormonal birth control prescriptions in Arizona. R Street is a…

In SUPPORT of LB 151, AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; to adopt the Prosecutorial Transparency Act, and to provide severability.
Lars Trautman

My name is Lars Trautman, and I am a senior fellow for Criminal Justice and Civil Liberties policy at the R Street Institute, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, public policy research organization….

In SUPPORT of L 151, AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; to adopt the Prosecutorial Transparency Act, and to provide severability.
Lars Trautman

My name is Lars Trautman, and I am a senior fellow for Criminal Justice and Civil Liberties policy at the R Street Institute, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, public policy research organization….

In response to HB 7 and SB 72, related to “Civil Liability for Damages Relating to COVID-19”
Marc Hyden

Chairman and members of the committee,

My name is Marc Hyden, and I am the director of state government affairs for the R Street Institute, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, public policy…

Letter to North Carolina House Select Committee on Community Relations, Law Enforcement and Justice and the Governor’s Task Force for Racial Equity on Criminal Justice
Emily Mooney & Jesse Kelley

Dear House Committee and Task Force Members,

The R Street Institute wishes to thank members of the North Carolina House Select Committee on Community Relations, Law Enforcement and Justice and the…

Letter to Missoula City Council on Flavored Tobacco Ban
Steven Greenhut

Dear City Council,

I am writing in regard to Missoula’s proposed ordinance, which would ban the sale of flavored-tobacco products, including most vaping products. I am the Western region…

Letter to New York Governor Cuomo on Assembly Bill A7463B
Arthur Rizer

Governor Cuomo:

My name is Arthur Rizer and I am the Director of the Criminal Justice & Civil Liberties Policy at the R Street Institute. Before joining the R Street, I served as a federal…