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October 15, 2002

Dr. Condoleezza Rice Assistant to the Presidentfor National Security AffairsThe White HouseWashington, D.C. 20504 Dear Dr. Rice: We urge you to support advocacy by the United States of deeper debt cancellation for impoverished countries...

October 8, 2002

Dear Senator: As Congress approaches its adjournment, millions of low-income working families are still waiting for your help with child care. Currently, only 1 in 7 children eligible for help through the Child Care and Development...

October 6, 2002

Dear Senator: We, the undersigned national religious organizations, urge you to support bringing the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) to the floor, S. 1284, and passing it before Congress adjourns. ENDA is a modest measure that...

October 1, 2002

The House of BishopsThe Episcopal ChurchMeeting in Cleveland, Ohio October 1, 2002 Dear Members of Congress, As you begin this critical debate on behalf of the citizens of this country over the resolution to authorize military action...

September 25, 2002

Dr. Condoleezza Rice Assistant to the President for National Security President of the United StatesThe White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue Washington, DC 20504 Dear Dr. Rice: Thank you for meeting with us recently to discuss U.S. policy...

September 17, 2002

A Nashville coalition against war with Iraq, organized by a retired Episcopal priest, demonstrated September 17 at the Nashville Convention Center at an appearance by President George W. Bush. About 200 antiwar protestors marched with...

September 16, 2002

Dr. Joseph O'Neill, who was appointed director of the White House Office of National AIDS Policy in July, will speak at a conference sponsored by the National Episcopal AIDS Coalition October 11-12 in Austin, Texas. O'Neill is...

August 11, 2002

General Pervez Musharraf The President of Pakistan Pak Secretariat Islamabad, Pakistan Dear Mr. President: Through this letter and the Rev. Canon Patrick P. Augustine, I send you my greetings. Canon Augustine, you may recall, has...

July 9, 2002

Break forth into singing, O mountains, O forest, and every tree in it! Isaiah 44:23 Dear Member of Congress: As representatives of the thousands of leaders and members of the U.S. faith community who have called for the protection...

June 18, 2002

An arm of the Central Intelligence Agency has reported that the AIDS pandemic will rapidly worsen, with the number of cases possibly doubling in sub-Saharan Africa in the next five years. The National Intelligence Council, which studies...

May 14, 2002

The results of a survey of 300,000 worshipers in over 2,000 congregations in the United States show that two out of every 100 people sitting in worship services are attending that congregation for the first time. The U.S. Congregational...

May 6, 2002

Honorable Tom Harkin Chairman, Senate Agriculture Committee Senate Office Building Washington, D.C. 20510 Dear Chairman Harkin: We, the undersigned groups, are writing to express our support for the nutrition title of the...

April 25, 2002

Member U.S. House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515 Dear Member of Congress: As organizations working to address the global HIV/AIDS pandemic, we are writing to encourage you to support efforts made to significantly increase...

February 24, 2002

Resolved, that the Executive Council meeting in San Antonio, TX, February 21-25, 2002, calls on the U.S. Congress and Administration to pass meaningful conservation-based energy legislation consistent with the long-standing belief that we...

January 16, 2002

The Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice has announced the February 16 launch of a church-based HIV/AIDS initiative in South Africa in conjunction with local churches and Jewish groups. Anglican Archbishop Njongonkulu Ndungane,...

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