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August 11, 2008

The Honorable George W. BushThe White HouseWashington, DC Dear Mr. President: We have read with great interest discussion of the possible opening of a U.S. Interests Section in Tehran. Based on our own experience, we write to support...

July 31, 2008

Unexploded cluster bombs threaten 400 million people across more than 30 countries. One third of all recorded cluster bomb casualties are children. The United States government is the single largest producer, stockpiler, user and exporter...

July 30, 2008

Cluster bombs are containers filed with smaller bombs (bomblets or submunitions) that are dropped from the air or fired from land or sea. They were first used in World War II and are now stockpiled by at least 76 states and have been used...

July 30, 2008

The Honorable José E. SerranoU.S. House of Representatives2227 Rayburn House Office BuildingWashington, D.C. 20515-3216 Dear Mr. Serrano: We, the undersigned organizations, are writing to express our sincere thanks and support for your...

July 23, 2008

What is debt cancellation and why is it desperately needed? Over the past 50 years, poor countries around the world have amassed crippling levels of financial debt to rich countries like the United States and multi-national lending...

July 23, 2008

Today, the more-than 600 Anglican bishops participating in the decennial Lambeth Conference will march through Central London in a Walk of Witness - a symbolic moment of solidarity and coming together for the fulfillment of the Millennium...

July 23, 2008

The Hon. Howard L. Berman, Chair House Foreign Affairs Committee 2170 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 The Hon. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Ranking Member House Foreign Affairs Committee B360 Rayburn House Office...

July 22, 2008

National Faith-Community Alliance Launches Campaign to End Poverty Wages Let Justice Roll Urges Faith Leaders to Endorse Call for $10 in 2010 Washington, DC, July 22, 2008 - On Thursday, July 24, the federal minimum wage will increase...

July 15, 2008

July 16, 2008 The Honorable Julie L. Myers Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement 425 I Street, NW Washington, DC 20536 Dear Assistant Secretary Myers: We are a group of organizations...

July 10, 2008

Resolved, That the Church recognizes that a faithful commitment to voting is an extension of our baptismal covenant to "strive for justice and peace and the dignity of every human being" and asks all Episcopalians to actively engage in...

July 9, 2008

Dear Senator: We write as religious organizations with extensive experience in the fight against HIV and AIDS and a commitment to the well-being of all of God’s people to urge your support for restoring authority to the U.S. Secretary...

June 23, 2008

      Dear Senator, Momentum is building to outlaw cluster munitions. Last month 111 countries meeting in Dublin adopted a new Convention on Cluster Munitions, recognizing that these weapons are...

June 23, 2008

  Dear Representative,     As members of organizations concerned with faith, ethics, and commitment to the welfare of human kind, we ask your consideration of a bill to meet the essential...

June 23, 2008

  Dear Representative, Momentum is building to outlaw cluster munitions. Last month 111 countries meeting in Dublin adopted a new Convention on Cluster Munitions, recognizing that these weapons are not...

June 17, 2008

Over the past five years, the United States response to HIV/AIDS, malaria, and tuberculosis has been its single-most effective foreign-aid program focused on fighting the roots of global poverty. The $15 billion dollar commitment...

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