Criminal Justice

Thursday, January 3, 2019 - 12:15

This week, the 116th session of Congress will convene. Members of Congress have their work cut out for them – most urgently, they need to find a way to end the partial government shutdown and fund the government, allowing federal workers and...

Monday, December 17, 2018 - 12:00

The House and Senate just passed the Farm Bill that maintains the protections for the vulnerable and hungry that you have been advocating for! This is a significant victory to prevent incredibly harmful changes that were proposed in previous...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 15:45

As summer comes to a close, we want to thank you for your ongoing support of the Office of Government Relations and for your commitment to faith-based advocacy. In these turbulent political times, the work we carry out can help our communities and...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 15:30

You may have heard about the ongoing, three-week prison strike organized by prisoners across the country in part to raise awareness of low wages for inmates, harsh sentences, and deteriorating facilities. You can see the list of demands and ideas...

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 12:00

He took him outside and said, “Look up at the sky and count the stars—if indeed you can count them.”—Genesis 15:5 The internet has the power to make us both more aware and more overwhelmed. We are inundated with information, rapidly consuming...

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 12:15

Speak out about a number of important issues this August! Although Congress is out of session until early September, the August recess is a time when your members may be more accessible than ever. Many members travel back to their home states or...

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 13:45

One evening a grandfather told his grandson about a battle that goes on inside people. He said, "My son, the battle is between two "wolves" inside us all. One is Evil. It is anger, greed, arrogance, self-pity, resentment, superiority . . . The...

Thursday, December 31, 2015 - 19:00

Faith and Citizenship outlines the many ways in which your voice can be heard by legislators and policymakers and gives helpful hints for state and federal advocacy.

Monday, August 17, 2015 - 20:00

Welcome to the Domestic Policy Action Network (DPAN), your go-to news primer for current domestic issues related to Episcopal Church policy and advocacy organized by the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society! This bimonthly newsletter includes...

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 20:00

Welcome to the Domestic Policy Action Network (DPAN), your go-to news primer for current domestic issues related to Episcopal Church policy and advocacy organized by the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society! This bimonthly newsletter includes...

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