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January 26, 2009

UPDATE 1/30/09: The Senate passed SCIP 66-32 today including the provisions to grant access to children of legal immigrants. The bill is expected to be on the president’s desk sometime next week.

Last week, by an overwhelming bipartisan vote, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a...

January 15, 2009

Members of the United States Congress Washington D.C. 20510

Dear Member of Congress,

The needs of our nation’s most vulnerable members become increasingly critical as job losses escalate and states face dwindling revenue. The economic tragedy is no longer limited to low-wage...

January 14, 2009

I hope you had a pleasant New Year's celebration and a Joyous Epiphany! 2009 and the 111th Congress are off to a running start here in Washington, DC. We have a few announcements and updates for you before we jump into our regular schedule of action alerts. Thank you for being a part of the...

January 14, 2009

Domestic Policy

Health Care Reform: Several coalitions of faith groups, unions, think tanks, and social policy advocates have been formed to provide principles for achieving comprehensive health care reform that provides universal access to health care. Although it is by no means clear...

January 13, 2009

Mr. Samuel Witten, Acting Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration, U.S. Department of State Ms. Barbara Strack, Chief of the Refugee Affairs Division, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, U.S. Department of Homeland Security President George W. Bush, The White...

January 5, 2009

Israel's ten-day military operation in the Palestinian-controlled Gaza Strip was stepped up with a ground assault January 3 amid renewed calls from religious and political leaders for an end to the violence that has claimed more than 500 lives.

 

"The high number of civilian...

February 6, 2007

Legislative Update The 110th Congress has kept a breakneck pace since it began January 4th. Thank you for responding to our EPPN alerts - this is an update on those issues:

Minimum Wage: Thanks to dedicated advocates like you Congress has now, for the first time in more than 10 years,...

August 9, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS EPPN! Thanks to your hard work, the network has grown by more than 800 members this summer and nearly 12,000 messages have been sent to members of Congress. To reinforce those messages, we need you to meet with your elected officials during their “recess.”

The EPPN is...

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