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October 1, 2003

October 2, 2003 The Honorable Edward R. Royce Chairman House International Relations Subcommittee on Africa United States House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515 Dear Chairman Royce: We are grateful that you have...

September 26, 2003

After three years of negotiations, a bipartisan bill on immigration and labor reform was introduced in Congress by Senators Craig (R-ID) and Kennedy (D-MA) and Representatives Cannon (R-UT) and Berman (D-CA) and is supported by a coalition...

September 4, 2003

More than 275 Consumer, Children’s, Civil Rights, Domestic Violence, Faith-Based, Law Enforcement and Gun Violence Prevention Organizations at the National, State, and Local Level Support H.R. 2038, the "Assault Weapons Ban and Law...

September 4, 2003

Dear Senator: We, the undersigned groups, strongly support the "Assault Weapons Ban and Law Enforcement Protection Act of 2003" (S. 1431), legislation introduced by Senators Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) and Jon Corzine (D-NJ). This...

July 24, 2003

To: Members of the U.S. House of Representatives Re: Funding for the Housing Choice (“Section 8”) Voucher Program As members of the faith community, we are writing to express our concern about funding for the Section 8 housing...

July 24, 2003

The Honorable George W. Bush The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, N.W. Washington, DC. 20500 Dear President Bush: The undersigned organizations write to underscore the continuing political and humanitarian crisis in Liberia, and...

July 21, 2003

The PresidentThe White HouseWashington, DC 20500 Dear Mr. President: We write to express our support for the $20 million in direct assistance to the Palestinian Authority. We believe this assistance will strengthen Prime Minister Abbas...

July 16, 2003

Dear Senator: As the Senate begins to debate reauthorization of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families block grant (TANF) and the Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG), we urge you to increase CCDBG funding by at least $5....

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...

July 10, 2003

General Convention ‘00 “urged Congress to pass legislation which would amend the current federal law to include real or perceived sexual orientation, gender, and disability as protected under federal prosecution of a hate crime and...

July 7, 2003

The Honorable John W. Snow Secretary United States Department of Treasury 15th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20220 Dear Secretary Snow: As long-time advocates of providing responsible debt relief to poor...

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...

June 30, 2003

July, 2003 Member of Congress United States House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515 Dear Member: We, the undersigned groups, strongly support the "Assault Weapons Ban and Law Enforcement Protection Act of 2003" (H.R. 2038...

June 17, 2003

Dear Member of Congress: We wrote to you on June 10th urging you to oppose H.R. 2210, the School Readiness Act, unless significant changes were made in the legislation. We regret that after subcommittee and full committee mark up those...

June 16, 2003

Gen. Con. ’97 urged “the U.S. Government to uphold a generous program of refugee admissions in response to the worldwide refugee crisis.” The U.S. Committee on Refugees estimates there are 19 million refugees worldwide. The Anglican...

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