Advocacy Letter

Dear Senators: We the undersigned organizations write to oppose the confirmation of John K. Bush to the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and Damien Schiff to the Court of Federal Claims due to their troubling views on the issue of money in politics. We are deeply concerned...
07/10/2017
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Dear Secretary Ashcroft: We write on behalf of the League of Women Voters of Missouri, the St. Louis and Greater Kansas City Chapters of the A. Philip Randolph Institute, persons eligible to register to vote that these organizations represent, and others similarly situated to notify you that the...
07/06/2017
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Dear Secretary of State: On behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights (“The Leadership Conference”), a diverse coalition of more than 200 national organizations committed to promoting and protecting the civil and human rights of all persons in the United States, and the...
07/06/2017
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Dear Members of Congress, Demos, a national non-partisan public policy organization working for an America where we all have an equal say in our democracy and an equal chance in our economy, writes to encourage you to join a growing list of co-sponsors of House Concurrent Resolution 63,...
06/22/2017
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Dear Secretary Lawson, We write on behalf of Common Cause Indiana, their respective members, and other Indiana voters to notify you that Indiana Code (“Ind. Code”) § 3-7-38.2-5(d), as amended by Senate Enrolled Act No. 442 (“SB 442”) (effective July 1, 2017), violates Section 8 of...
06/09/2017
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Dear Chairman Cochran, Vice Chairman Leahy, Chairman Frelinghuysen and Ranking Member Lowey: We, the undersigned, immigrant rights, civil and human rights, faith-based, environmental, labor and women’s organizations write to ask you to oppose President Trump’s request for $4.5 billion to fund...
06/05/2017
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Dear Member of the Judiciary Committee: On behalf of the 192 undersigned national, state, and local religious, civil rights, ethnic, and immigration organizations, we strongly urge you to vote against the Michael Davis, Jr. and Danny Oliver in Honor of State and Local Law Enforcement Act, H.R....
05/17/2017
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Dear Governor Abbott, We the undersigned faith, labor, civil rights and social justice organizations, which represent a wide cross section of America’s diverse communities, strongly condemn your decision to sign into law the unconstitutional, racist and anti-immigrant Senate Bill 4. As Governor of...
05/13/2017
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Dear Governor Abbott: On behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights and the undersigned national civil and human rights organizations, we write to express our strong disappointment over the enactment of S.B. 4, a bill that threatens to drastically and unwisely expand the...
05/10/2017
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Dear Chairman Alexander, Ranking Member Murray, and Members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions: Dēmos expresses concern about the appointment of R. Alexander Acosta as Secretary of Labor and urges the members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and...
03/21/2017
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