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June 12, 2003

Exec. Council (6/02) support[ed] “a just peace that guarantees Israel’s security and Palestinian aspirations for a viable sovereign state [and]. . . commends President Bush’s repeated call for Palestinian statehood.” The ongoing...

June 9, 2003

October 9th, 2000 The President The White House Washington, DC Dear Mr. President Your strong denunciation of the egregious human rights violations of Sudanese Christians and other minorities by the Sudanese government is a...

June 3, 2003

June 2003 Dear Member of Congress: As religious, humanitarian and policy organizations, we are concerned about the lack of attention and resources to address critical international health and development priorities as we look at the...

June 2, 2003

The United States SenateWashington, DC 20510 Dear Senator: As representatives of the faith community, we urge you to adopt a national energy policy based upon the values of justice and sustainability. We believe the United States can and...

May 16, 2003

Dear Mr. President and Members of Congress, As leaders of churches and church agencies in the United States, we send you our warm greetings and prayers for your efforts to bring peace to the Middle East. As the United States steps into...

May 14, 2003

Dear Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas, As leaders of churches and church agencies the United States, we send our warm greetings and prayers for your work to bring peace and wholeness to the Israeli and...

May 11, 2003

The Honorable John Negroponte United States Mission to the United Nations 799 UN Plaza New York, NY 10017 Dear Mr. Ambassador: I am writing regarding the deteriorating situation in the northeast Congo, and specifically to urge the...

March 30, 2003

The Honorable John Negroponte United States Mission to the United Nations 799 UN Plaza New York, NY 10017 Dear Mr. Ambassador: I am writing to express my deep concern about the situation in Sudan. The UN Human Rights Commission,...

March 19, 2003

Foreign Relations Committee United States Senate Washington, DC 20510 Dear Senator: I am writing to request your support for the adoption of the Lugar Amendment to provide sustained funding for foreign aid and international...

March 16, 2003

Dear President Bush and Members of the U.S. Congress: We are committed to a full-scale effort to stop the global AIDS pandemic in all regions of the World. Inspired by President Bush's call for emergency action to combat the pandemic,...

February 28, 2003

Dear Representative, We, the undersigned religious and denominational organizations, are writing to urge you to oppose H.R. 235, "The Houses of Worship Free Speech Restoration Act," introduced by Rep. Walter Jones (R-NC). As religious...

February 27, 2003

The Executive Council (6-02) “opposes unilateral military action against Iraq for the sole purpose of overthrowing the regime of Saddam Hussein, and supports efforts to implement UN resolutions on weapons inspections and military...

December 22, 2002

The President The White House Washington, DC 20500 Dear Mr. President: As people of faith concerned about the needs of low income working families, we write to ask that the federal budget for fiscal year 2004 truly take into...

November 25, 2002

On November 25, the FBI released its annual report, "Hate Crime Statistics 2001." The 136-page jurisdiction-by-jurisdiction report provides hate crime data collected under the 1990 Hate Crime Statistics Act. This report is available...

October 21, 2002

The Honorable Colin L. Powell Secretary of State U.S. Department of State 2201 C Street NW Washington, DC 20520 The Honorable Tommy G. Thompson Secretary of Health and Human Services U.S. Department of Health and Human Services...

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