One Week From Today, America Heads to the Polls…

With only 7 days until the election, SFIA highly encourages you to get out and vote next Tuesday, November 6th!

As you consider your options, I wanted to share a little information (specific to the industry) with you:

  1. Every single member of Congress supported a key SFIA trade initiative, the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) in September, to provide $50 million in tariff relief on industry products.
  2. The industry also has many friends in Congress who understand the important role of physical activity in our society, with more than 150 members of the House and Senate cosponsoring the Personal Health Investment Today (PHIT) Act.

Below, I have included a list of all PHIT cosponsors and supporters (Representatives and Senators), and hopefully, yours are listed! We would be grateful if you kept these names in mind when heading to the polls on Tuesday, and allow your vote to reflect your dedication to a more active and healthier America! (If you do not know who your member of Congress is, click here to find out.)

Alabama
Rep. Sewell, Terri A. [D-7]

Arizona
Rep. Gallego, Ruben [D-7]
Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-4]
Rep. Sinema, Kyrsten [D-9]
Sen. McCain, John [R]

Arkansas
Rep. Westerman, Bruce [R-4]

California
Rep. Aguilar, Pete [D-37]
Rep. Barragan, Nanette Diaz [D-44]
Rep. Bass, Karen [D-37]
Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-26]
Rep. Carbajal, Salud O. [D-24]
Rep. Davis, Susan A. [D-53]
Rep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-18]
Rep. Garamendi, John [D-3]
Rep. Huffman, Jared [D-2]
Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-33]
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-19]
Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-47]
Rep. Panetta, Jimmy [D-20]
Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-52]
Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-36]
Rep. Schiff, Adam B. [D-28]
Rep. Swalwell, Eric [D-15]
Rep. Thompson, Mike [D-5]
Rep. Torres, Norma J. [D-35]
Rep. Valadao, David G. [R-21]

Colorado
Rep. Perlmutter, Ed [D-7]
Rep. Polis, Jared [D-2]

Connecticut
Sen. Murphy, Christopher [D]

Delaware
Rep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-At Large]
Sen. Carper, Thomas R. [D]
Sen. Coons, Christopher A. [D]

Washington, D.C.
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-At Large]

Florida
Rep. Curbelo, Carlos [R-26]
Rep. Deutch, Theodore E. [D-22]
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-20]
Rep. Murphy, Stephanie N. [D-7]
Rep. Ross, Dennis A. [R-15]
Rep. Soto, Darren [D-9]
Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-23]

Georgia
Rep. Allen, Rick W. [R-12]
Rep. Carter, Earl L. “Buddy” [R-1]
Rep. Graves, Tom [R-14]
Rep. Scott, Austin [R-8]
Rep. Scott, David [D-13]
Sen. Isakson, Johnny [R]

Idaho
Rep. Simpson, Michael, K. [R-2]

Illinois
Rep. Davis, Rodney [R-13]
Rep. Foster, Bill [D-11]
Rep. LaHood, Darin [R18]
Rep. Quigley, Mike [D-5]
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-1]

Indiana
Rep. Rokita, Todd [R-4]
Rep. Walorski, Jackie [R-2]
Sen. Donnelly, Joe [D]

Iowa
Rep. Loebsack, David [D-2]
Rep. Young, David [R-3]

Kansas
Rep. Estes, Ron [R-4]
Rep. Marshall, Roger W. [R-1]
Sen. Moran, Jerry [R]

Louisiana
Rep. Abraham, Ralph Lee [R-5]
Rep. Richmond, Cedric L. [D-2]

Maine
Sen. King, Angus S. Jr. [I]

Maryland
Rep. Harris, Andy [R-1]
Rep. Ruppersberger, C.A. Dutch [D-2]

Massachusetts
Rep. Keating, William R. [D-9]
Rep. McGovern James P. [D-2]
Rep. Moulton, Seth [D-6]

Michigan
Rep. Bishop, Mike [R-8]
Rep. Trott, David A. [R-11]
Rep. Walberg, Tim [R-7]
Sen. Peters, Gary C. [D]

Minnesota
Rep. Emmer, Tom [R-6]
Rep. Nolan, Richard M. [D-8]
Rep. Paulsen, Erik [R-3]
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-7]
Rep. Walz, Timothy J. [D-1]

Mississippi
Sen. Wicker, Roger F. [R]

Missouri
Rep. Clay, Lacy [D-1]
Rep. Graves, Sam [R-6]
Rep. Smith, Jason [R-8] — SPONSOR***
Rep. Wagner, Ann [R-2]
Sen. Blunt, Roy [R]

Nevada
Sen. Heller, Dean [R]

New Jersey
Rep. Gottheimer, Josh [D-5]
Rep. Lance, Leonard [R-7]
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-9]
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-4]

New York
Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-9]
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-27]
Rep. Crowley, Joseph [D-14]
Rep. Espaillat, Adriano [D-13]
Rep. Faso, John J. [R-19]
Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-26]
Rep. Jeffries, Hakeem S. [D-8]
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-2]
Rep. Maloney, Sean Patrick [D-18]
Rep. Rice, Kathleen M. [D-4]

North Carolina
Rep. Holding, George [R-2]
Rep. Hudson, Richard [R-8]

Ohio
Rep. Jordan, Jim [R-4]
Rep. Joyce, David P. [R-14]
Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-13]
Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-15]
Rep. Turner, Michael R. [R-10]

Oklahoma
Rep. Mullin, Markwayne [R-2]

Oregon
Rep. Bluemenauer, Earl [D-3]
Rep. Bonamici, Suzanne [D-1]
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-4]

Pennsylvania
Rep. Barletta, Lou [R-11]
Rep. Brady, Robert A. [D-1]
Rep. Costello, Ryan A. [R-6]
Rep. Dent, Charles W. [R-15]
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-14]
Rep. Evans, Dwight [D-2]
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-8]
Rep. Kelly, Mike [R-3]
Rep. Marino, Tom [R-10]
Rep. Meehan, Patrick [R-7]
Rep. Shuster, Bill [R-9]
Rep. Smucker, Lloyd [R-16]

South Carolina
Rep. Duncan, Jeff [R-3]

South Dakota
Sen. Rounds, Mike [R]

Tennessee
Rep. DesJarlais, Scott [R-4]
Rep. Felischmann, Charles J. “Chuck” [R-3]
Rep. Roe, David P. [R-1]

Texas
Rep. Barton, Joe [R-6]
Rep. Cuellar, Henry [D-28]
Rep. Gohmert, Louie [R-1]
Rep. Green, Gene [D-29]
Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-18]
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-30]
Rep. Marchant, Kenny [R-24]
Rep. Olson, Pete [R-22]
Rep. Sessions, Pete [R-32]
Rep. Smith, Lamar [R-21]
Rep. Veasey, Marc A. [D-33]
Rep. Vela, Filemon [D-34]
Rep. Williams, Roger [R-25]

Utah
Rep. Curtis, John R. [R-3]

Virginia
Rep. Comstock, Barbara [R-10]
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-11]

Washington
Rep. DelBene, Suzan K. [D-1]
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-6]
Rep. Reichert, David G. [R-8]

West Virginia
Rep. Mooney, Alexander X. [R-2]
Sen. Capito, Shelley Moore [R]

Wisconsin
Rep. Duffy, Sean P. pR-7]
Rep. Grothman, Glenn [R-6]
Rep. Kind, Ron [D-3]
Sen. Baldwin, Tammy [D]

Wyoming
Sen. Barrasso, John [R]

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