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Join Kerri Colfer, FCNL congressional advocate for Native American policy, and Diane Randall for a Thursdays with Friends discussion on Oct. 1.


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  1. Event Holding Candidates Accountable 

    Online | Oct. 6 at 8:00 p.m. EDT

    Everyone is talking about the upcoming elections, and for good reason: We have the opportunity to elect lawmakers who will support us in Congress.

  2. Press Release FCNL Congratulates House on Savanna’s Act and Not Invisible Act Passage 

    Washington, DC – The Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) applauded yesterday’s passage of both Savanna’s Act (H. R. 2733) and the Not Invisible Act of 2019 (H.R.2438) by the full House of Representatives.

  3. Background Responding to the Coronavirus 

    The coronavirus pandemic is a generational threat, and its impacts will be felt by all of us. But know this: Our work for peace and justice will go on. Here’s how we will continue our advocacy in the face of COVID-19 and how you can join us.

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  1. Holding Candidates Accountable 
    1. Online | Oct. 6 at 8:00 p.m. EDT
  2. Quakers Changing Government: Past, Present, and Future 
    1. Online | Oct. 21 at 6:30 p.m. EDT
  3. Thursdays with Friends 
    1. Bi-Weekly Virtual Conversation
  4. Lobby Congress From Home  
    1. Make your voice heard safely and effectively. Organize your own virtual lobby visit!
  5. Annual Meeting and Quaker Public Policy Institute 2020 
    1. Online | November 14-17, 2020

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