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November 25, 2009

Hart Senate Office Building, SH-313 Washington, DC 20510-3202 Fax: (202) 228-3027 Re: Asylum Seekers and Detention Dear Senator Schumer: The pilgrims arrived on these shores almost 400 years ago in search of religious freedom....

November 10, 2009

Mountain top removal mining and valley fill practices cause significant social and environmental impacts, often devastating ecosystems and destroying human communities through water pollution and flooding. We have confirmed that blasting...

November 3, 2009

Health care costs have been sky rocketing. Many people don't have access to insurance affordable or not. The Episcopal Church has passed resolutions on numerous occasions, most recently at this summer's 76th General Convention, stating...

October 29, 2009

Climate change affects us all. God’s amazing creation is in danger. With your help, we know we can deliver a strong message to President Obama and ensure that we prevent the worst impacts of climate change from devastating God’...

October 22, 2009

You may have heard of land mines but not of cluster bombs. Instead of being placed in the ground, cluster bombs are containers filed with smaller bombs that are dropped from the air or fired from land or sea. They open in midair and the...

October 7, 2009

"Look with pity, O heavenly Father, upon the people in this land who live with injustice, terror, disease, and death as their constant companions. Have mercy upon us. Help us to eliminate our cruelty to these our neighbors. Strengthen...

September 30, 2009

Join advocates from across the country calling on Congress to end the ban on American travel to Cuba. The travel ban has done nothing, over the past five decades, to weaken the Cuban government or to prompt reforms in political or human...

September 24, 2009

Now that Congress is back for the fall, we're happy to report that foreign-aid reform is gathering real steam. Earlier this year, EPPN members sent messages to their Representatives urging cosponsorship of H.R.2139, a bill that...

September 23, 2009

Dear Senators: We, the undersigned faith-based organizations, ask that you support the inclusion of legal immigrants in any health care legislation considered by the Senate Finance Committee. While our positions on other aspects of...

September 22, 2009

Members of the US Senate Washington, DC 20005 Dear Senator, As communities of faith, in devotion to our common religious traditions of justice and compassion, we are concerned that wage theft is harming the most vulnerable in...

September 22, 2009

  Members of the US Senate Washington, DC 20005   Dear Senator,   As communities of faith, in devotion to our common religious traditions of justice and compassion, we are concerned that wage theft is harming the...

September 22, 2009

Dear Representative, On behalf of our organizations, representing a diverse group of faith traditions and religious beliefs, we urge you to support H.R. 3017, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA). As a nation, we cannot...

September 21, 2009

  We come from varied ethnic backgrounds and religious faiths that are diverse. We are Democrats and Republicans. We are veterans of war and of the struggle for peace. Together, we are all Americans. We find common cause in...

September 21, 2009

We come from varied ethnic backgrounds and religious faiths that are diverse. We are Democrats and Republicans. We are veterans of war and of the struggle for peace. Together, we are all Americans. We find common cause in supporting...

September 4, 2009

Dear Chairmen Mikulski and Mollohan and Ranking Members Shelby and Wolf: Thank you for your support for the Second Chance Act prisoner reentry grants. We appreciate your leadership on behalf of the program and ask for your continued...

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