The constant stream of news about North Korea can overwhelm. These articles offer important context and perspectives on the current crisis. They explore the consequences for choosing war and the opportunities for diplomacy.
After Congress voted to fund the government and adjourn for the
remainder of 2017 without passing the Dream Act -- or similar legislation
-- FCNL’s lobbyist on immigration, Hannah Graf Evans, made the following statement.
The government is shut down. What does that mean for efforts to protect immigrants, help the most vulnerable people in our country, and advance peace and justice this year? Join a conference call this Tuesday to find out.
There has been a flurry of activity over the past few weeks as members
of Congress are faced with a narrowing window of time to address the
fate of undocumented youth. A critical juncture is today, January 19,
when two-thirds of Congress must sign off on a bill to keep the
government funded through midnight.