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House Judiciary Contact List 

Contact them to delay the Orphan Works bill.

by Staff Report (July 28, 2008)

The House Judiciary Committee may vote this week to approve the Orphan Works bill, which, as CLN has reported in previous issues, could prove extremely harmful to designers and manufacturers in their efforts to protect their copyrighted material.

If the Committee does not vote this week, the bill may die, Orphan opponents believe. Congress will begin its recess next week and, upon its return, will be too pre-occupied with the upcoming elections. If this session of Congress ends without final action on the bill, sponsors would have to re-introduce the bill and start all over in the next session.

Opponents are asking you to contact members of the Committee, particularly if they represent your district, and ask committee members to delay the vote.

Here is a list of the members of the House Judiciary Committee:

(D) Michigan, 14th: Honorable John Conyers, Jr., Chairman, 2426 Rayburn House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-2214. Phone: 202-225-5126 Fax: 202- 225-0072

(D) Florida, 20th: Honorable Debbie Wasserman Schultz, 118 Cannon House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-0920. Phone: 202-225-7931 Fax: 202-226-2052

(D) Florida, 19th: Honorable Robert Wexler, 2241 Rayburn House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-0919. Phone: 202-225-3001 Fax: 202-225-5974

(D) California, 28th: Honorable Howard L. Berman, 2221 Rayburn House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-0528. Phone: 202-225-4695 Fax: 202-225-3196

(D) Virginia, 9th: Honorable Rick Boucher, 2187 Rayburn House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-4609. Phone: 202-225-3861 Fax: 202-225-0442

(D) New York, 8th: Honorable Jerrold Nadler, 2334 Rayburn House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-3208. Phone: 202-225-5635 Fax: 202-225-6923

(D) Virginia, 3rd: Honorable Robert C. Scott, 1201 Longworth House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-4603. Phone: 202-225-8351 Fax: 202-225-8354

(D) North Carolina, 12th: Honorable Melvin L. Watt, 2236 Rayburn House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-3312. Phone: 202-225-1510 Fax: 202-225-1512

(D) California, 16th: Honorable Zoe Lofgren, 102 Cannon House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-0516. Phone: 202- 225-3072 Fax: 202-225-3336

(D) Texas, 18th: Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee, 2435 Rayburn House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-4318. Phone: 202-225-3816 Fax: 202-225-3317

(D) California, 35th: Honorable Maxine Waters, 2344 Rayburn House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-0535. Phone: 202-225-2201 Fax: 202-225-7854

(D) Massachusetts, 10th: Honorable William D. Delahunt, 2454 Rayburn House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-2110. Phone: 202-225-3111 Fax: 202-225-5658

(D) California, 39th: Honorable Linda T. Sanchez, 1222 Longworth House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-0539. Phone: 202-225-6676 Fax: 202-226-1012

(D) Tennessee, 9th: Honorable Steve Cohen, 1004 Longworth House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-4209. Phone: 202-225-3265 Fax: 202-225-5663

(D) Georgia, 4th: Honorable Hank Johnson, 1133 Longworth House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-1004. Phone: 202-225-1605 Fax: 202-226-0691

(D) Ohio, 13th: Honorable Betty Sutton, 1721 Longworth House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-3513. Phone: 202-225-3401 Fax: 202-225-2266

(D) Illinois, 4th: Honorable Luis Gutierrez, 2266 Rayburn House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-1304. Phone: 202-225-8203 Fax: 202-225-7810

(D) California, 27th: Honorable Brad Sherman, 2242 Rayburn House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-0527. Phone: 202-225-5911 Fax: 202-225-5879

(D) Wisconsin, 2nd: Honorable Tammy Baldwin, 2446 Rayburn House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-4902. Phone: 202-225-2906 Fax: 202-225-6942

(D) New York, 9th: Honorable Anthony Weiner, 1122 Longworth House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-3209. Phone: 202-225-6616 Fax: 202-226-7253

(D) California, 29th: Honorable Adam Schiff, 326 Cannon House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-0529. Phone: 202-225-4176 Fax: 202-225-5828

(D) Alabama, 7th: Honorable Artur Davis, 208 Cannon House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-0107. Phone: 202-225-2665 Fax: 202-226-9567

(D) Minnesota, 5th: Honorable Keith Ellison, 1130 Longworth House Office Building, District of Columbia 20515-2305. Phone: 202-225-4755 Fax: 202-225-4886

(R) Texas, 21st: Honorable Lamar S. Smith, Ranking Member, 2184 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515. Phone: 202-225-4236 Fax: 202- 225-8628

(R) Wisconsin 5th: Honorable F. James Sensenbrenner, Jr., 2449 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-4905. Phone: 202-225-5101 Fax: 202-225-3190

(R) North Carolina, 6th: Honorable Howard Coble, 2468 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-3306. Phone: 202-225-3065 Fax: 202-225-8611

(R) California, 24th: Honorable Elton Gallegly, 2309 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-0524. Phone: 202-225-5811 Fax: 202-225-1100

(R) Virginia, 6th: Honorable Bob Goodlatte, 2240 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-4606. Phone: 202-225-5431 Fax: 202-225-9681

(R) Ohio, 1st: Honorable Steve Chabot, 129 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-3501. Phone: 202-225-2216 Fax: 202-225-3012

(R) California, 3rd: Honorable Daniel E. Lungren, 2448 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-0503. Phone: 202-225-5716 Fax: 202-226-1298

(R) Utah, 3rd: Honorable Chris Cannon, 2436 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-4403. Phone: 202-225-7751 Fax: 202-225-5629

(R) Florida, 8th: Honorable Ric Keller, 419 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-0908. Phone: 202-225-2176 Fax: 202-225-0999

(R) California, 49th: Honorable Darrell E. Issa, 211 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-0549. Phone: 202-225-3906 Fax: 202-225-3303

(R) Indiana, 6th: Honorable Mike Pence, 1317 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-1406. Phone: 202-225-3021 Fax: 202-225-3382

(R) Virginia, 4th: Honorable J. Randy Forbes, 307 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-4604. Phone: 202-225-6365 Fax: 202-226-1170

(R) Iowa, 5th: Honorable Steve King, 1609 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-1505. Phone: 202-225-4426 Fax: 202-225-3193

(R) Florida, 24th: Honorable Tom Feeney, 323 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-0924. Phone: 202-225-2706 Fax: 202-226-6299

(R) Arizona, 2nd: Honorable Trent Franks, 1237 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-0302. Phone: 202-225-4576 Fax: 202-225-6328

(R) Texas, 1st: Honorable Louie Gohmert, 510 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-4301. Phone: 202-225-3035 Fax: 202-226-1230

(R) Ohio, 4th: Honorable Jim Jordan, 515 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515-3504. Phone: 202-225-2676 Fax: 202-226-0577

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