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September 12, 2014

Congress is back (briefly), the Obama Administration delays executive action but increases family detention, refugee resettlement funding needs, and updates from the border, all in this month’s newsletter.

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July 30, 2014

It was the end of the arctic summer when Charlie first showed me the cracks in the tundra. Charlie is a hunter in the Arctic Village of Alaska, a Gwich’in settlement so remote that it can only be reached by plane. I am a policy analyst for The Episcopal Church, and was visiting Charlie’s...

July 10, 2014

TESTIMONY OF ALEXANDER D. BAUMGARTEN AND KATIE CONWAY ON BEHALF OF THE EPISCOPAL CHURCH[1]

 

July 10, 2014

We thank Senator Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, and Ranking Member Shelby for the...

July 2, 2014

Immigration Advocacy Network Newsletter- July 2014

Humanitarian crisis at the southern border edition: background, updates, and resources

Advocacy Calendar Background Administrative Update Resources Advocacy Calendar Look for an...

June 25, 2014

 

TESTIMONY OF ALEXANDER D. BAUMGARTEN AND KATIE CONWAY ON BEHALF OF THE EPISCOPAL CHURCH[1]

JUNE 25, 2014

 

We thank Representative Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, and Ranking Member Conyers for the...

June 3, 2014

Immigration Advocacy Network Newsletter- June 2014

President Obama delays the DHS review of immigration enforcement policies;

Congress heads home for June recess; National Refugee Advocacy week begins and the rise in unaccompanied...

June 2, 2014

It’s almost summertime. This season evokes images of freedom, sunlight, and children running through sprinklers and biking through the neighborhood for a day at the pool. These coming months bring the promise of new experiences and friendships as children continue to learn and explore outside...

April 15, 2014

Almighty God, we pray you graciously to behold this, your family, for whom our Lord Jesus Christ was willing to be betrayed, and given into the hands of sinners, and to suffer death upon the cross; who now lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

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April 8, 2014

“The phrase “Holy City” is constantly used to describe the reverence for her shrines, but what it really means is that Jerusalem is the essential place on earth for the communication between God and man.” –- Simon Sebag Montefiore, Jerusalem, the Biography

Dear Fellow Advocates,

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April 8, 2014

Unemployed persons and their families are among the most vulnerable populations in the United States, often going for months without knowing from where their next paycheck will come. As the unemployed search for work, many rely on a federal program called Unemployment Insurance or “UI” that...

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The Episcopal Church supports the Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2005 (the “Act”).

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