Immigration

Articles

February 20, 2010

Dear Cosponsors of Comprehensive Immigration Reform for America’s Security and Prosperity Act of 2009 (H.R. 4321),

As organizations committed to ensuring that refugees and asylum seekers are treated fairly and humanely as they seek safe haven in the United States, we write to thank you...

February 7, 2010

The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue N.W. Washington, D.C. 20500

Dear Mr. President:

As community, religious, and faith-based organizations dedicated to serving and advocating on behalf of the Liberian community, we write to bring to...

January 26, 2010

President Barack Obama The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20500

Secretary Janet Napolitano U.S. Department of Homeland Security Washington, D.C. 20528

Dear President Obama and Secretary Napolitano:

As members of the Interfaith Immigration...

January 21, 2010

As Congress gets back into gear for the spring, we wanted to give you an update on some of the issues that we will be watching and that you can expect to see in future EPPN Alerts.

DOMESTIC POLICY

Federal Jobs Bill: The House of Representatives passed the Jobs for...

January 13, 2010

The Honorable Hillary Clinton U.S. Department of State Washington, DC 20520

The Honorable Janet Napolitano U.S. Department of Homeland Security Washington, DC 20528

Dear Secretary Clinton and Secretary Napolitano,

On behalf of Refugee Council USA, a coalition of 25 U...

January 7, 2010

Congressman Luis Gutierrez 2266 Rayburn Building Washington, DC 20515

Dear Congressman Gutierrez,

The Interfaith Immigration Coalition thanks you for your leadership on immigration reform and applauds you for introducing the Comprehensive Immigration Reform for America’s...

November 25, 2009

Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand Russell Senate Office Building, SR-478 Washington, DC 20510-3203 Fax: (202) 228-0282

Senator Robert Menendez Hart Senate Office Building, SH-528 Washington, DC 20510-3001 Fax: (202) 228-2197

Re: Asylum Seekers and Detention

Dear Senator...

September 23, 2009

Dear Senators:

We, the undersigned faith-based organizations, ask that you support the inclusion of legal immigrants in any health care legislation considered by the Senate Finance Committee. While our positions on other aspects of health-care reform vary, we agree that legal immigrants...

September 16, 2009

Bishops representing 200,000 Episcopalians from Maine to California made the case for health care and immigration reform, and stricter environmental protection on Capitol Hill Sept. 16.

Together as "Bishops Working for a Just World" and organized by the Episcopal Public Policy Network's...

September 15, 2009

The character of the United States depends on how its citizens treat the most vulnerable in their midst and in some ways that character is being tested, said Diocese of Rochester Bishop Prince Singh during a September 15 prayer vigil in Washington, D.C.

Singh, faith leaders, members of...

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