HIV/AIDS

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March 26, 2004

Leaders of eight Christian denominations came together with Bread for the World to press Congress and the Bush administration for full funding in FY ‘05 for the fight against the AIDS pandemic and for the Millennium Challenge Accounts for debt relief. In FY ’04 full funding was only...

March 26, 2004

Leaders of eight Christian denominations came together with Bread for the World to press Congress and the Bush administration for full funding in FY ‘05 for the fight against the AIDS pandemic and for the Millennium Challenge Accounts for debt relief. In FY ’04 full funding was only achieved...

March 10, 2004

2005 FEDERAL BUDGET AREAS OF INTEREST TO THE EPISCOPAL CHURCH

INTERNATIONAL

Global AIDS Pandemic: In its 2005 Budget the White House includes $2.8 billion to fight HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, $200 million of which is for the Global AIDS...

March 8, 2004

Dear Senator,

We the undersigned organizations, urge you to adequately fund human needs programs in the FY 05 budget and oppose attempts to reduce non-defense discretionary spending to pay for increases in defense spending.

The President’s plan would spend almost...

February 29, 2004

IT WAS A dramatic moment, a year ago, when President Bush turned in his State of the Union address to the global AIDS pandemic and pledged $15 billion over five years. And when, in May 2003, the president signed the United States Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria Act into...

December 15, 2003

Another busy year for the Episcopal Public Policy Network has passed and we wanted to let you know what has happened with measures on which we sent out Alerts and you acted. Your phone calls, emails, and faxes are critical to the church’s efforts to “strive for justice.” When Congress...

December 1, 2003

President George W. Bush 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW Washington, DC 20500

Dear President Bush,

World AIDS Day represents a day of remembrance. Today we mourn the 3 million lives lost this year to HIV/AIDS. Today we hold in our prayers every person, family, and community that has...

July 15, 2003

Executive Council (5-01)“call[ed] upon the U.S. government and international agencies to dramatically increase efforts to address this [AIDS] crisis through funding programs of education and awareness…assist[ing] families affected by AIDS…and mak[ing] affordable medications available to...

July 14, 2003

U.S. House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515

Dear Representative:

On behalf of the Episcopal Church we are writing to request that you support the Waters amendment to H.R. 1950, the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, to require the Administration to report to Congress on...

July 6, 2003

Dear Appropriator:

We write to you today as member communions of Church World Service, connected to over 50 million Protestant, Anglican and Orthodox Christians in the United States. Founded in 1946, Church World Service is the relief, development, and refugee assistance ministry of 36...

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