The Senator Paul Simon Water for the World Act of 2009 (S.624) is stuck in the Committee on Foreign Relations, and it needs at least 20 cosponsors in order to get the attention of Senate leaders.
Please help us improve access to clean water and sanitation for the world's poorest people by asking your senators to cosponsor this important legislation.
Water for the World Petition the U.S. Senate
Senators Durbin and Corker introduced S. 624, The Senator Paul Simon Water for the World Act of 2009, a bipartisan bill to make clean water a reality. But with only five cosponsors, the bill isn't getting the attention it needs for a hearing and further action by Senate leaders. It must have at least 20 cosponsors to move forward. Now is the time to follow through on Obama's inaugural pledge to poor countries. Ask your senators, Debbie Stabenow and Carl Levin, to cosponsor S. 624 now: