We're on the road giving you the skills you need to effect real, concrete change with Congress. We hope you can join us for a workshop in your area, as we launch the most Advocacy Teams in the program's history.
We are excited to announce that this week Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) re-introduced their bipartisan energy efficiency bill, S. 385, the Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act (ESIC).
Our democracy can live up to its potential only if it ensures open access to public office and electoral processes, curbs the influence of money and corporate power, safeguards the integrity of the voting process without raising unnecessary barriers and provides full participation for disenfranchised people.
Disproportionally long prison sentences for certain crimes, combined with laws that prevent successful re-entry into civilian life, have created a system of mass incarceration that doesn’t work, cost too much and unfairly impacts the poor and people of color.
In commemoration of the International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers, FCNL joined 19 other national trafficking, faith, child protection, and human rights groups to call on Congress to close loopholes and press for stronger implementation of existing law this year.
In a powerful letter, Joe Harris of Cambridge, Massachusetts describes a number of compelling family stories to share on how, as Jewish Americans and Zionists, Friedman’s nomination will do untold damage to Israeli and to the region.
Fifteen Christian organizations sent a briefing paper to all members of Congress and to the Trump Administration calling for U.S. policies that promote peace, justice, and equality between Israelis and Palestinians.